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New Men’s Underwear, Briefly

Here’s a news flash: Guys don’t like shopping for underwear. Luckily, the same retail forces that disrupted razors, eyeglasses, luggage, mattresses and hair-loss treatments, have set their sights on men’s drawers. In the last decade, a handful of upstart labels are trying to dethrone old faithfuls like Hanes and Calvin Klein. Hate going to the store? Buy direct online. Forget to replenish worn-out pairs? Get a subscription. Can’t choose? Buy several and return rejects for free. Newcomers like Tommy John and CDLP are also using high-tech fabrics that promise to stay dry, odor free and comfortable, even in swampy conditions. Still can’t decide? We gave six upstart brands a test run, so you don’t have to.

Founded a decade ago, Tommy John is the Harry’s Razor of the men’s underwear market, with more than six million pairs sold through its website or at big American retailers like Men’s Wearhouse and...

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Excelligence Learning Corporation Announces Opening Of Its State-Of-The-Art Fulfillment Center

Excelligence Learning Corporation announces the official opening of its Kansas fulfillment center located in the heart of Kansas' intermodal center: Gardner, Kansas. After conducting a national search for centralization of its fulfillment...

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With A Name Like Lazy Dog, Why Exactly Is This Restaurant Chain Thriving?

Why exactly would restaurateur Chris Simms call his casual dining restaurant, specializing in what he calls “elevated comfort food,” Lazy Dog?

Asked why, Simms replied that he wanted to create an environment where guests “could leave everything at the door, come on in, relax, and connect with family and friends. I want people to come and feel like a lazy dog and let us take care...

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Veggie Grill Expanding Despite The Scarcity Of People Who Are Vegetarians And Vegans

A Gallup poll taken in August 2018 reported that only 5% of Americans considered themselves vegetarians and only 3% vegans. Yet millennials aged 18-29 are slightly higher with 7% vegetarians.

But Veggie Grill, a chain of veggie-centric and plant-based food, has defied those small numbers and recently opened its 33rd location including two new stores in 2019 in downtown Los Angeles and Chicago. Their outposts are located mostly...

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The Brand Leading the Next Generation of Casual Dining

Chris Simms fell in love with the restaurant industry as an adolescent. But his father, Tom, one of the original owners of Mimi’s Cafe, didn’t push him in that direction. In fact, there was no pressure to go into the family business at all,...

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