By Katy Savage
Plymouth Artisan Cheese has a new pop-up shop in the Bridgewater Mill Mall in an effort to restore new life into the old building.
Plymouth Cheese owners Jesse and Sarit Werner became majority owners of the building in March 2022 after a multi-year legal battle with previous owners Andrea Curutchet and Jireh Billings.
Sarit Werner said the pop-up shop is temporary as Plymouth Cheese prepares to expand and open a second retail store in the former Bridgewater Mill Mall — now called Bridgewater Mill.
“Things are slow-moving in this economy,” said Werner, explaining her family is obtaining permits. “That’s why we wanted to maximize momentum and build this pop up.”
The pop-up shop opened at the beginning of December. The Werners plan to turn the Bridgewater Mill into a maker space for artists and performers in addition to a food hub.
“We’re in the…