Retail

How Gen Z is reviving passé brands

A man walks in a black Champion sweatshirt with the logo
Rocking the look in New York. Photo: Daniel Zuchnik/Getty

The quirky tastes of Gen Z are bringing old — and nearly obsolete — clothing brands back.

What's happening: The sports apparel brand Champion, which sells simple sweatshirts that feature its red and blue "C" logo, is having a big comeback, Bloomberg reports.

The cashless backlash is getting results

The presidents who are on U.S. currency gathered at a diner
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

While Big Tech is increasingly on board with helping Americans emulate the rest of the world on cashless payments, there's a growing backlash at home against stores that don't take cash.

What's happening: The push against cashless is reaching companies.