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

Greg Shell on evening economic disparities

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As managing director of the Bain Capital Double Impact Fund, Greg Shell works to identify and fund companies that offer profitable models for addressing critical social problems.

Stop & Shop, among the last union grocery chains, faces pressure inside and out 

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One by one, union powerhouses that used to reign over swaths of the New England grocery industry, including A&P, Pathmark, and Grand Union, fell into disarray.

The Seaport District is starting to look more like a neighborhood

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The Seaport entered a new epoch with the recent announcements that both a supermarket and bookseller will open in the coming year. Other essentials are in the works.

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6 tips for cutting down on plastic

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Tips for beginners who want to replace plastic in their daily lives.