Urban Outfitters Buys Italian Restaurant Group

Retailer Urban Outfitters has purchased the Vetri restaurant group, a collection of eateries that includes award-winning pizzerias and upscale Italian food, possibly signaling the incorporation of sit-down dining into the Urban Outfitters shopping experience. What do you think?

“Great. Eating food was my thing, now everybody’s going to be doing it.”

Mack Harkin • Basket Weaver


“Look, sometimes you need a Bluetooth cassette adapter and some Gorgonzola gnocchi and you only want to make one stop.”

Gerry Polk • Radio Repairman

“I could see Old Navy buying Carrabba’s, but this is just odd.”

Linda Bartlett • Votive Distributor