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Was Urban Outfitters-Vetri Deal in Part About Loneliness?

There was a lot of head-scratching this week when Urban Outfitters, struggling in sales, purchased the Vetri Family restaurant group. I understand the concern over […]


Your Guide to Pizzeria Vetri

Pizzeria Vetri has made national news over the past couple of days because of Urban Outfitters announcement that it was purchasing Marc Vetri’s pizza chain […]


Urban Outfitters Bought Vetri for Under $20 Million

One of the biggest questions looming about the Urban Outfitters–Vetri Family of restaurants deal was a simple one: How much did Urban pay to acquire the company? […]


Marc Vetri: Why I Sold to Urban Outfitters

Marc Vetri treated Tuesday like any other day. He spent his morning at Amis Trattoria on 13th Street, talking about the menu with the chef. Then he […]


Urban Outfitters Stock Plummets After Vetri Deal

In the wake of Urban Outfitters‘ stunning deal to purchase the Vetri Family of restaurants, many experts are asking the same question: Why did Urban just […]


Urban Outfitters to Buy Vetri Restaurants

Two of Philadelphia’s best-known brands are set to become united. Urban Outfitters has agreed to buy the Vetri Family of restaurants. No sale price has been disclosed. “Having […]


Urban Outfitters: Workers No Longer On-Call on Off Days

Urban Outfitters has become the latest retailer to end its controversial on-call scheduling policy in North America. Previously, Urban workers would have to be on-call […]


Hey Urban Outfitters, Stop Treating Employees Like They Won the Cool-Job Lottery

Urban Outfitters — known for its hipster-chic clothes and dorm-room-esque decor — made news for all the wrong reasons last week. Urban sent a message to salaried employees […]


Urban Outfitters Ends Controversial Employee Policy Amid Government Pressure

Urban Outfitters is the latest retailer to end the controversial policy of on-call scheduling — at least in New York state. Announcing the change on his […]


Meet the Four Locals Even Richer Than Brian Roberts

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts is really, really rich. But he’s not rich enough to make the just-released Forbes 400 list, a ranking of America’s richest […]


Market Report: How to Remove Lipstick Stains From Everything

It’s just about time to break out the fall lip colors, but this season you don’t have to worry about vampy burgundy stains ruining your clothing thanks to this guide […]


Urban Outfitters Reports Record Sales

Urban Outfitters posted record second-quarter sales and earnings beat expectations. The Philly-retailer reported sales of $867 million — a 7 percent increase and the company’s highest […]


Urban Outfitters Is in Hot Water for Offending Hindus — Again

  Urban Outfitters is in the headlines again, this time for offending Hindus by selling a ceramic jewelry stand in the shape of a Hindu goddess. As the Philadelphia […]


BizFeed: Why Urban Outfitters’ Stock Should Rise 36 Percent

1. Buy URBN Right Now The News: When discussing Urban Outfitters‘ stock (URBN), Jefferies analyst Randal Konik made his opinions very clear — it’s a big […]


#UrbanOutfittersBeLike is Publicly Shaming High Prices

Urban Outfitters is feeling the heat on Twitter over high prices. Armed with #UrbanOutfittersBeLike, people are berating the Philly-based retail giant over high prices. It’s hardly […]