Pixel Tracker

Friday, March 22 , 2019, 5:52 pm | A Few Clouds 60º

 
 
 
 

BizHawk: Süp and Jüs Opens in Goleta’s Hollister Village

Santa Barbara company offers toothpaste in tab form; retired police sergeant releases memoir, and CVS opens in western Goleta

Süp and Jüs  restaurant in Goleta Click to view larger
From left, Leiloni Reynoso and Jake Shiroke, are employees of Süp and Jüs, a new restaurant in Hollister Village Plaza. (Joshua Molina / Noozhawk photo)

BizHawk is published weekly, and includes items of interest to the business community. Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing [email protected].

The team behind Kyle's Kitchen has opened a new restaurant next door in the Hollister Village Plaza.

Owner Jay Ferro came up with the idea for Süp & Jüs while visiting Spain. He fell in love with the Mercat de la Boqueria in Barcelona, and decided to launch a Goleta version, designed for people on the go. 

“The thing I love about soups is that they are naturally nutrient-rich, healthy and filling, with flavors from all over the world,” Ferro said.

The soups will change on a regular basis, but some of the ones offered include lasagna soup, Thai curry chicken soup, shrimp and roasted corn chowder, turkey sausage & kale, chicken and wild rice, organic ancient grain minestrone, roasted red pepper and smoked gouda soup.

The restaurant also features sandwiches and nine different freshly pressed juices made in-house.

Süp and Jüs restaurant in Goleta Click to view larger
Süp and Jüs features soup, sandwiches, and juices.  (Joshua Molina / Noozhawk photo)

“Süp & Jüs aims to serve nutrient-rich food that caters to as many diet restrictions and lifestyle choices as possible, such as vegan, vegetarian, plant-based, gluten free, dairy free, pescatarian and more,” Ferro said.

“The concept is built to be a quick grab-and-go market and cafe, but if patrons would like to sit and eat, they are welcome to bring their food next door to the Kyle’s Kitchen dining room or outdoor patio.”

The restaurant is at 7000 Hollister Ave.

Beginning March 4, the breakfast menu will feature coffee from Santa Barbara’s Handlebar Coffee Roasters, avocado toast, breakfast burritos, muffins, croissants, and of course their selection of housemade juices. Süp & Jüs will sell handlebar coffee for $1 and breakfast burritos for $5 from March 4 to 17.

Crush it

A Santa Barbara-based company has launched CrushTabs, a new way for people to brush their teeth. 

Instead of using a gel toothpaste, people chew the CrushTabs, brush and then rinse. 

“As the tablet is chewed, a tidal wave of saliva instantly hydrates the mouth, and the ingredients go to work to crush bacteria,” said Stephanie Gombrelli, founder of Be Well Labs, said in a news release about the product.
 
Gombrelli has owned Forever Beautiful Spa for 14 years.
 
She said her company's mission is to give consumers the option of living their healthiest lives without harsh chemicals or pollutants.

“Crushtabs is the perfect vehicle to showcase this mission, and the parallel Kickstarter campaign will allow us to produce the quantity we need to meet consumer demands for a convenient, clean, and innovative oral hygiene experience,” she said. 

Santa Barbara police veteran publishes book

Former Santa Barbara Police Department Sgt. Mike McGrew has released an autobiographical book called A Higher Call to Duty.

McGrew's memoir focuses on his 30 years of life on patrol, and the loss of his youngest son to bone cancer.

It also details his relationship with God and Jesus Christ and how it transformed him. 

“For anyone suffering from the loss of a loved one, struggling with addiction or disease or simply feeling lost in a world full of darkness and despair, Mike’s story may offer a solution, hope for the hopeless, grace for the unforgivable and ultimately salvation,” a news release states. 

In his law enforcement career, McGrew responded to an array of crimes, including a homicide of a suburban housewife, the molestation of dozens of children by priests at St. Anthony's and the Los Angeles riots. 

The book is available on his website for $16.97.

New CVS

Western Goleta got a new drugstore as CVS opened at 7030 Hollister Village this past Sunday.

The store is open daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and the pharmacy is open 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

The nearest drug stores are Walgreens and CVS on Calle Real. 

Noozhawk staff writer Joshua Molina can be reached at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Follow Noozhawk on Twitter: @noozhawk, @NoozhawkNews and @NoozhawkBiz. Connect with Noozhawk on Facebook.

Support Noozhawk Today!

Our professional journalists work tirelessly to report on local news so you can be more informed and engaged in your community. This quality, local reporting is free for you to read and share, but it's not free to produce.

You count on us to deliver timely, relevant local news, 24/7. Can we count on you to invest in our newsroom and help secure its future?

We provide special member benefits to show how much we appreciate your support.

Email
I would like give...
Great! You're joining as a Red-Tailed Hawk!
  • Ask
  • Vote
  • Investigate
  • Answer

Noozhawk Asks: What’s Your Question?

Welcome to Noozhawk Asks, a new feature in which you ask the questions, you help decide what Noozhawk investigates, and you work with us to find the answers.

Here’s how it works: You share your questions with us in the nearby box. In some cases, we may work with you to find the answers. In others, we may ask you to vote on your top choices to help us narrow the scope. And we’ll be regularly asking you for your feedback on a specific issue or topic.

We also expect to work together with the reader who asked the winning questions to find the answer together. Noozhawk’s objective is to come at questions from a place of curiosity and openness, and we believe a transparent collaboration is the key to achieve it.

The results of our investigation will be published here in this Noozhawk Asks section. Once or twice a month, we plan to do a review of what was asked and answered.

Thanks for asking!

Click Here to Get Started >

Reader Comments

Noozhawk is no longer accepting reader comments on our articles. Click here for the announcement. Readers are instead invited to submit letters to the editor by emailing them to [email protected]. Please provide your full name and community, as well as contact information for verification purposes only.

Daily Noozhawk

Subscribe to Noozhawk's A.M. Report, our free e-Bulletin sent out every day at 4:15 a.m. with Noozhawk's top stories, hand-picked by the editors.

Sign Up Now >

Meet Your Realtor Sponsored by Village Properties

Photo of Dianne and Brianna Johnson
Dianne and Brianna Johnson
"We are committed to making our clients feel special by providing the concierge level service they deserve."

Full Profile >