A Rich Retail History

In 1923, Anthony Casazza purchased 140 acres of ranchland between what is now Plumb Lane and Vassar Street. Forty years later, the Casazza family transitioned from ranching to retail, opening a $2.4 million shopping complex on the property known as Shoppers Square. Business started at a humble pace – the first tenant was a drugstore, then came a grocery store, followed by 15 shops.

For more than 50 years, Shoppers Square served as a trusted and convenient retail and cultural center for thousands of Reno families – a place where on any given day visitors might catch a glimpse of a polling station or Santa Claus while picking up groceries or perusing a shop.

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Casazza Family
Purchases Property
South Of Downtown Reno

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Ahead Of Its Time,
Shoppers Square
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RPM Is Announced,
Built On A Tradition
of Retail In Reno

Month: July 2020

Reno Public Market Creates Art Collective

July 7, 2020

Reno Public Market partners with founders of Firehouse Art Collective and Makers Paradise in Oakland and Berkeley to introduce the Reno Public Market Art Collective to enrich the Reno culture and arts scene. The collective aims to expand the visual arts in Reno and provide local artists with the resources they need to be successful, […]

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