Apparel retailers get squeezed in Q1

Listen to the article 12 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Earlier this year, things were looking up for clothing retailers. Month after month, specialty apparel and department stores this year have posted healthy gains, as occassions went back on the calendar and offices opened back up. Consumers, … Read more

Why DTC brand Mosaic has opened a frozen-only grocery store

Direct-to-consumer brand Mosaic wants to debunk frozen food’s bad reputation among US consumers while also driving brand awareness. To accomplish both tasks, it’s taking inspiration from Europe and opening its first frozen-only grocery store. On Friday, May 20, the maker of plant-based, frozen meals opened a brick-and-mortar pop-up in Brooklyn’s Prospect Heights neighborhood. The store, … Read more