Josh Kaplan could not have picked a better time to launch his new start-up, Ghost. The company, which came out of stealth mode last week, is a digital marketplace that connects brands with off-price retailers, sample sale operators and other buyers that know how to… Read More »The New Rules of Off-Price Retail
A new study shows Nebraska’s ethanol industry is pumping billions into the state’s economy and putting money back into your pocket. The corn-based additive to gas has an overall economic impact of $ 4.5 billion a year. But drivers are eager to see the savings… Read More »Ethanol pumping billions into Nebraska economy
Fashion critics and financial analysts agree: J.Crew may be finally hitting its stride. The American retailer on Monday released its first menswear assortment under creative director Brendon Babenzien, the co-founder of streetwear brand Noah. The full fall collection is available to shop online and in… Read More »The J.Crew Comeback Starts Now
Prices are up, consumer confidence is down, and analysts are increasingly talking about when – not if – a recession will hit the economy. The global economy’s last major downturn in 2008 was a huge setback for the push to make fashion more sustainable, which… Read More »Will a Recession Stunt Sustainable Fashion?
I’m not sure when it happened, but I spend more time on TikTok than Instagram now. There are two key reasons for this shift: I’m enjoying the content on TikTok more, and I’m enjoying the content on Instagram less. In the latter feeling I don’t… Read More »Fashion Should Pay Attention to Instagram’s Content Troubles