Isabella Gourmet Foods opened for business in downtown Santa Barbara, Calif. East Coaster Amy Chalker was inspired by the New York–based, high-end grocery store chain Dean & DeLuca, and with only a small supply of each product, Chalker said her niche is quality rather than quantity. “We’re carrying 80 percent local and small-batch,” she says, adding that many of the products are relatively new on the market and still unknown, reports NoozHawk.com. Full Story