While mattress giants such as Mattress Firm close their doors to hundreds of stores, online retailers like Casper are coming in hot. With a cutting edge concept and 15 pop-up locations coming this year, my bet is that Casper will have a location in Knox-Henderson before 2018 comes to a close!
“The direct-to-consumer business, which has been selling its items in Target stores and via its own temporary shops (16 of them), joins a growing list of e-retailers deciding to invest in bricks and mortar to build brand awareness and offer shoppers the opportunity to touch and feel products. Names such as Warby Parker, Allbirds, Away, M.Gemi, Everlane and Birch Box have also established a presence in SoHo within the past year.”
Below are a few articles that I found interesting this week both locally and on a national scale:
What have you been reading this week? Please comment below with any interesting articles or topics you would like to see covered.
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