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

Wayfair fails to deliver progress on profit, sending stock tumbling

By , Globe Staff

The Boston-based furniture retailer on Thursday posted a wider-than-expected quarterly loss, and its stock fell the most since the company went public in 2014.

This intelligent jacket turns up the heat with the sound of your voice

By , Globe Staff

MIT-founded apparel brand Ministry of Supply uses NASA technology in its fabrics and is launching a heated jacket that can be controlled by your voice. 


A better way to buy a bridesmaid dress?

By , Globe Staff

Weddington Way, known for its virtual showrooms, is opening a shop in Natick.

Why your grocery store wants to be like a startup

By , Globe Staff

Expect more technology in the aisles as supermarkets begin to look to the future.