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Counterculture clothing store ‘The Alley’ to close its Lakeview storefront to expand online business

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — The counterculture clothing store “The Alley,” in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, is moving and shifting focus to a largely on-line business model.



a sign above a store: The counterculture clothing store “The Alley,” in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, is moving and shifting focus to a largely on-line business model.


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The counterculture clothing store “The Alley,” in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, is moving and shifting focus to a largely on-line business model.

“It’s the boss, guess what? We are moving.”

The boss, the owner of The Alley, Mark Thomas made the announcement in a video posted on social media.

“We’ve done pretty good over here. We’ve actually done well after COVID, but the future is the internet,” Thomas said. “We need to grow. We need to grow into this. We need to change our business model.”

The new location, on the 2600 block of West Fletcher, is expected to be open early next month.

“The building over on Fletcher has got 120 of our music and art tenants. It’s where we do

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Head of Gaming Clothing Brand DRNK Wins Two 2020 Business Worldwide Magazine CEO Awards

LONDON, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The CEO of innovative fashion brand DRKN has won two awards in the 2020 Business Worldwide Magazine CEO Awards. Carl Bofeldt was the outright winner in two categories; “Best CEO in the Digital Fashion Industry” and “Most Innovative CEO of the Year – Sweden

The awards seek to identify and honor the Most Respected C-level executives across the globe from a variety of different sectors.  Unlike many business awards that focus on the overall companies’ success, the focus on this program is individuals who make the corporations tick– namely senior executives such as CEOs, Managing Directors, Directors and senior-level management.  The  intention is to give worthy individuals the recognition they deserve, using their example to inspire others to achieve similar success.

DRKN, which merges gaming culture with quality streetwear, was founded in Stockholm in 2015. Since Carl Bofeldt took over the label

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‘Tiger King’ subject Jeff Lowe demanding a cut of Joe Exotic’s successful clothing line

“Tiger King” subject Jeff Lowe is going after his former business partner Joe Exotic over his popular new fashion line.

Joseph Maldonado-Passage, better known as Joe Exotic, is serving time for a failed murder-for-hire plot against his rival, Big Cat Rescue CEO and current “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Carole Baskin. However, that hasn’t stopped him from capitalizing on a clothing line with Odaingerous called “REVENGE.”

The clothes, which include underwear, hoodies and sweatshirts, sport the Joe Exotic name, which Lowe tells TMZ he owns the trademark to.

PHOTOS AT ‘ZOO OF TIGER KING’ STAR REVEAL ALLEGED NEGLECT

Lowe reportedly had his lawyers fire off a cease-and-desist letter to Odaingerous claiming he’s owed a cut of the profits for anything that’s sold with the Joe Exotic label on it. He threatens to sue the clothing company if it doesn’t start negotiating a licensing deal with him or

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