Monthly Archives: August 2015

What’s Here? Food Meets Culture

Shermans Travel Blog recently featured 6 restaurants in New Haven where "Food Meets Culture". Here's what Connie Hum reveals. Ever since the first settlers arrived in New Haven, Connecticut in 1637, the city’s immigrant history has shaped its dining landscape. For culturally minded travelers, New Haven is both the home of delicious local fare that’s stood the test…
Read more

What’s New? Elm City Social

On Saturday, August 8, our newest restaurant opened to much fanfare in downtown New Haven. Alessandro Powell attended on behalf of New Haven Independent and wrote about "New Gastropub Serves History In A Glass." The Owl Shop’s latest neighbor — it replaces Briq, which replaced Bespoke — pays homage to New Haven’s vibrant past, which…
Read more

What’s Trending? This Is Retail

Retail Across America, a program of the National Retail Federation, has been on an 18-month road trip to find powerful retail stories across the United States. After noticing New England was a tour stop in 2015, Retail Sq. Ft. reached out to Margaret Little, Senior Director, Communications and Brand Strategy at the federation, to learn if…
Read more

I’m Independent | A.D. Perkins

Jay Smilovich has been operating as the president of A.D. Perkins for 40 years and it's still going strong. With a stamp and sign business as old as vulcanized rubber itself, see how this historic retailer has maintained presence and continues to operate successfully, even in the digital age of information. https://vimeo.com/134850554 A.D. Perkins |…
Read more