Viviano Flower Shop has expanded into Grosse Pointe Woods with a new location on Mack Avenue.
The St. Clair Shores-based florist opened the new location Monday in the former Thai Cafe at at 20087 Mack Ave, and has fulfilled a long-time goal of the family-owned business to move the Grosse Pointes.
"We've always wanted to have a store in Grosse Pointe. It is a pretty tight-knit community and loyal to local businesses in the community," said Frank Viviano, whose father founded the business in 1937. "We have a lot of Grosse Pointe customers and hope to expand our customer base."
Viviano will hold a grand opening celebration Saturday with a number of give-aways and prizes, samples of cookies and beverages and along with a holiday designs will be on display.
The family-owned business is celebrating its 75th anniversary, and currently has locations in Chesterfield and Shelby townships, along with the flagship store on Harper in St. Clair Shores.