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Hope King
May 17, 2022 - Economy & Business

Thrifting is the new normal

Instacart confidentially files for IPO

Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios
Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios

Kohl's investors slap away activist's director slate

A Kohl's advertisement at the LaBahn Arena in Madison, Wisconsin. Photo: Getty Images

Big brands bite back

Leap springs into new markets

Cash register with dollar sign in window
Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios

Smart mirror can guess your size

A woman standing in front of a "smart" mirror
The FirstLook Smart Mirror. Photo courtesy of MySize

Kmart down to last 3 stores

A closed Kmart in New York’s East Village in July 2021.
A closed Kmart in New York’s East Village in July 2021. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Reality bites ultra-fast grocery delivery

An illustration of a grocery bag.
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Joann Muller
Mar 29, 2022 - Technology

Pop-up digital ads are taking over the freezer aisle

Image of Cooler Screens' digital representation of the products in a store's refrigerated section
A store's cooler section is turned into a series of digital smart screens. Photo courtesy of Cooler Screens