When the going gets tough, the tough better get going.
That cliché aptly describes today's retail climate, where the news seems to get worse from one day to the next. On Monday, the Commerce Department reported that sales at specialty stores fell 0.5 percent last month from February and were flat in department stores — and the year-over-year comparisons were even worse.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"