Jewelry retailer takes a link out of its chain

Posted at 11:56 AM, May 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-15 11:56:02-04

By Lena Price

GLEN ALLEN, Va. ( – A longstanding local jeweler is about to say goodbye to Glen Allen.

Capri Jewelers, which opened its first shop on Lakeside Avenue about 30 years ago, announced recently that it would shut down its store near the Virginia Center Commons mall this year.

The company decided to close the Glen Allen location to consolidate its inventory into one location, said Capri marketing director Anna Elko. The Capri Jewelers at 11525 W. Broad St. in Short Pump Crossing will remain open.

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