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November 22, 2014

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The parking lot was full Thursday at the Hobby Lobby in Henderson. The store, the 441st in the chain, opened Monday in a 51,000-square-foot space formerly occupied by a Von's supermarket. Even as many retailers and food establishments are struggling to outlast the recession, new franchises are entering the market or expanding their foothold.

Steve Marcus

The parking lot was full Thursday at the Hobby Lobby in Henderson. The store, the 441st in the chain, opened Monday in a 51,000-square-foot space formerly occupied by a Von's supermarket. Even as many retailers and food establishments are struggling to outlast the recession, new franchises are entering the market or expanding their foothold.