Confections for any Occasion to close Oconomowoc store
for rent sign hanging in the window of Confections for
any Occasion. The store will be closing on Sunday,
according to a Facebook post by the store.
Alex Nemec/Enterprise Staff
OCONOMOWOC — Confections for any
Occasion owner Joel Bernhard has decided to close his location in
Oconomowoc and relocate all of the store’s offerings to the Theresa
Bernhard said the Oconomowoc location at 126 N. Main St. — which
opened in February 2017 — just didn’t work out and he couldn’t find
anybody to work at the store.
The store’s Facebook page states the Oconomowoc store will be closed
Bernhard said Oconomowoc is a nice town and the Theresa store had a
lot of Oconomowoc customers so he thought it would be a successful
“I loved the people and the area, but after the construction started
last year (on the Wisconsin Avenue condominiums) our business went
way down,” Bernhard said. “Nobody came downtown anymore, they had
all trucks parked all over and there was no parking.
“We just couldn’t afford to keep losing money and we never came back