Business Briefcase

Welcome back readers! Please enjoy another edition of Business Briefcase! This week there is a nice variety of things going on in Peoria including new businesses, relocations and a networking event, so let’s get right to it.

First up, Cactus Taproom had a grand opening this past Friday, June 21, and welcomes all adult lovers of craft beer, ciders, wines and more. With 12 rotating taps of craft beers and ciders and a large selection of wines, Cactus Taproom is a bring-your-own-food establishment and encourages customers to bring lunch and dinner from other restaurants. The menu includes IPAs, pale ales, lagers, ambers, stouts and porters. It also includes a sour beer, seasonal options and hard ciders on tap or by the bottle. Cactus Taproom is located on 20429 N. Lake Pleasant Road, Suite 104, and is open from 2 to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 10 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 8 p.m. on Sundays. No minors are allowed on the premises. For more information, visit

This upcoming Tuesday, July 2, the Peoria Chamber of Commerce will host July’s first Tuesday of the month networking breakfast. The event will be hosted at a new location this month and will be located at Arrowhead Valley Resort Lifestyle Communities, or 20025 N. 81st Avenue. The event is intended for chamber members and future chamber members. The networking event is purposed to mix with new Peoria chamber members, and there will be Minute to Win It games for prizes. It will take place from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m., and registration costs $15 for chamber members and $25 for future chamber members. To register, visit

In need of some pampering? Visit Mystic Nail & Spa! Recently, Mystic Nail & Spa has moved locations and is now based out of 8815 W. Peoria Ave, Suite 6. The grand opening of the new location was Monday, June 10. Previously, Mystic Nail & Spa was located in the Park West Plaza, where it had been in business for 11 years. The hours are 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and closed Sundays. To make a reservation or for any additional information, call 623-877-5556.

Monsoon season is coming up, which means car washes are a necessity. Go to Mr. Shine Flex Service Car Wash to get all your car washing needs. Though it opened back in January, it’s still worth highlighting. Four different services are offered as single car washes or unlimited car washes. There are also free vacuums for all customers. Mr. Shine even has an app for customers who want to manage unlimited car wash plans, buy washes in advance, send car washes as gifts and receive special offers. The hours for an express wash are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays. For interior cleaning services, the hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. The address is 25500 N. Lake Pleasant Parkway. For more information, visit or call 623-213-7173.

That’s all the briefs for this week! Thank you for reading!