Janelle Nanos

Janelle is a business reporter at the Boston Globe, covering retail, restaurants, and consumer culture. She thrives on diving deep into the ideas, people, and businesses that drive Boston’s economy. She has previously worked at Boston Magazine, National Geographic Traveler, and New York Magazine, and she currently teaches a class in magazine writing at Boston College. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, among other publications. She is a Senior Fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism.

Latest stories

A Trader Joe’s could be coming to Fort Point

By  , Globe Staff

Representatives of the grocery chain met Thursday evening with the Fort Point Landmark commission.

At Yaymaker events, it’s about experiences, not products

By , Globe Staff

Somerville-based Paint Nite has rebranded itself as Yaymakers, featuring drone-making and candle crafting — part of an economy that values experiences, not just products.

Cutting Edge | Magazine

Do women really care about pants pockets?

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A startup with MIT ties aims to serve women who expect their pockets to hold stuff.

Boloco apologizes after peanut allergy error, moves to improve employee training

By , Globe Staff

Boloco’s chief executive, John Pepper, said food allergy scares are one of the things that keep him up at night.