APPAREL: OC’s heritage luxury house’s new focus: face shields
Eran Cohen already had his work cut out for him assuming the top spot two years ago at Irvine luxury house St. John Knits International Inc. He’s spent that time steering the nearly 60-year-old brand—known globally for its line of sophisticated knitwear sold at specialty, high-end retailers—through a corporate reinvention.
FOOD: Essential kits, to-go packs fill void
Lazy Dog Restaurants LLC got creative in the kitchen during the coronavirus pandemic, ultimately taking away some wins from a challenging situation.
Restaurants, malls to reopen with health and safety modifications
Quarterly, full-year guidance tabled on continued COVID-19 uncertainties
In-store retail, hair salons, live sporting events could come back in next few weeks
Starts Friday with more than 70 retailers, restaurants
Breweries, distilleries, wineries to remain closed unless there’s food with that drink
RETAIL: Freezer sales up; CEO preps for post-pandemic growth
Consumers stockpiling food. Big competitors such as Best Buy and Home Depot limiting hours or service offerings. Older appliances getting overworked from stuck-at-home families.