95 Orchard Street

‘Pop Karma’ Shuts Down Orchard Street Shop After More than 5 Years

Posted February 12, 2018 at 5:12 am

The kernel is down. Pop Karma, the gourmet popcorn purveyor on Orchard Street, just called it quits. The sliver storefront went silent this past Friday after spending more than five years on the block. The official announcement came a couple weeks ago, in which owner Jean Tsai explained that the product isn’t going anywhere. Rather, […]

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Pop Karma on Orchard Street Shills for Time Warner Cable Business Class

Posted April 8, 2016 at 10:01 am

Time Warner Cable, that evil utility that city dwellers love to loathe, is filming a commercial on Orchard Street today. For the second day in a row, producers are shooting scenes inside four-year-old popcorn specialty shop Pop Karma to shill for the “Business Class” package from TWC. Like the others before it, the Pop Karma version of the […]

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Pop Karma on Orchard Street is Opening a ‘Flagship’ Stall in New Fulton Center

Posted October 15, 2015 at 5:12 am

​Three years into operations at 95 Orchard Street, Pop Karma is apparently flourishing. Ready for bigger and better. It’s nearing the final stages of a second store further downtown. One that is preemptively being called the flagship location. Pop Karma is one of the lucky vendors who will operate in the brand-spankin’-new Fulton Center transit […]

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Pop Karma Opening Popcorn Store Today at 95 Orchard

Posted July 23, 2012 at 6:18 am

That craving for high-end popcorn you didn’t know existed can now be sated. With il Laboratorio del Gelato having melted from the museum block long ago already, “artisanal” popcorn is ready to occupy 95 Orchard Street.

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Swan Tile and Cabinet Closing 94 Allen Showroom

Posted May 16, 2012 at 6:28 am

Local mini-chain Swan Tile and Cabinets, which specializes in providing “kitchen and bath solutions,” is losing its Lower East Side showroom.


From Gelato to Pop Karma at 95 Orchard Street

Posted April 13, 2012 at 6:09 am

Now we are hearing word that 95 Orchard is trading treats from ice cream to popcorn. Details inside!

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Pairs with Blue Bottle Coffee

Posted August 1, 2011 at 6:18 am

Barely two weeks after reopening a fast-serve concept in its old 95 Orchard Street headquarters, il Laboratorio del Gelato is tweaking its current java menu.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Now Open at 95 Orchard Street

Posted July 18, 2011 at 6:10 am

Not five minutes after reopening at 95 Orchard Street on Saturday afternoon, and il Laboratorio del Gelato was already busy.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Opening Delayed Until the Weekend

Posted July 14, 2011 at 6:09 am

The beloved gelato joint on the Lower East Side just delayed the opening of its satellite store at the old 95 Orchard Street headquarters.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Reopening at 95 Orchard This Weekend

Posted July 6, 2011 at 6:28 am

Signs in the windows announce the reopening. More after the jump!

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