Here’s how to make money off the clothes you used to wear to the office

Here's how to make money off the clothes you used to wear to the office

Westend61 | Westend61 | Getty Images Many workers are finding themselves in an office less often than before the pandemic, and some haven’t gone back at all. So what to do with all those office clothes hanging in your closet? Here are some ideas. Get cash for your clothes You can sell your work clothing … Read more

As Americans splurge on dressing up again, retailers like Macy’s and Ulta benefit

As Americans splurge on dressing up again, retailers like Macy's and Ulta benefit

A Nordstrom employee fixes a floral dress on a mannequin in one of the retailer’s department stores. Ben Nelms | Bloomberg | Getty Images Out with sweatpants, in with blazers, lipstick and eye-popping prints on dresses. Americans are sprucing up their wardrobes and spending more on dressier clothing, makeup and accessories as they start going … Read more

Walmart unveils activewear line with Michelle Smith, Stacey Griffith

Walmart unveils activewear line with Michelle Smith, Stacey Griffith

Fashion designer Michelle Smith and SoulCycle instructor Stacey Griffith are debuting their activewear line, Love & Sports, at Walmart. The line is designed to be fashion-forward, with vibrant colors and unique fabrics. walmart Over the past two years, fashion designer Michelle Smith and SoulCycle instructor Stacey Griffith have touched dozens of fabrics, spitballed brand names … Read more

As office hours return, how to buy new work clothes on a budget

As office hours return, how to buy new work clothes on a budget

Alxeypnferov | Istock | Getty Images As more people head back to the office, they may not be able to rely anymore on their work wardrobe from more than two years ago. Their tastes or size may have changed during the pandemic, or their company might have amended expectations around professional attire. Restocking your closet … Read more

Rent the Runway (RENT) Q4 2021 loss

Rent the Runway (RENT) Q4 2021 loss

Rent the Runway sees the more than 2 million weddings planned for this year, and all the parties that come with them, as being a massive boon to its business. Plus, according to co-founder and Chief Executive Jennifer Hyman, Rent the Runway is reaping the benefits of consumers seeking value and stability during times of … Read more

Teens spend on Nike and Lululemon despite concerns about US economy

Teens spend on Nike and Lululemon despite concerns about US economy

Athletic apparel sits on display inside a Lululemon Athletica store. Xaume Olleros | Bloomberg | Getty Images Teens are spending more and shifting their shopping clothes, even as they worry about growing economic uncertainty, according to a new survey. Athletic apparel brands such as Lululemon and Nike that combine comfort and fashion are winning out … Read more

Walmart saved millions from elder gift card scams

Walmart saved millions from elder gift card scams

A gift card display stands at a Walmart Inc. store in Burbank, California. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Technology developed by Walmart helped the retail giant identify and freeze nearly $4 million in gift cards that had been bought by thousands of primarily elderly victims at the direction of con artists who … Read more

Starbucks’ New York City Reserve Roastery becomes the 9th cafe to unionize

Starbucks' New York City Reserve Roastery becomes the 9th cafe to unionize

Employees serve customers at a newly opened Starbucks’ Reserve Roasteries in the Meatpacking District on December 14, 2018 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Starbucks baristas at its New York City Reserve Roastery voted 46-36 in favor of forming a union on Friday, dealing a blow to incoming interim CEO Howard Schultz … Read more

GameStop is surging again on first stock split in 15 years

GameStop is surging again on first stock split in 15 years

Shares of GameStop are surging after the video game retailer announced that it would attempt its first stock split in 15 years By MICHELLE CHAPMAN AP Business Writer April 1, 2022, 1:54 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Shares of GameStop surged Friday after the video game retailer announced … Read more

Restaurants are getting creative with menus to counter soaring food costs

Restaurants are getting creative with menus to counter soaring food costs

Long Beach Fish Grill’s menu board Source: Jessica Dinglasan Jessica Dinglasan, owner of Long Beach Fish Grill in Long Beach, California, never used to write “market price” on her menu. But now the halibut fish she sources costs more than $30 a pound, nearly double what it was a year ago, and the 13-gallon container … Read more