A group of top independent retailers recently got together for the first-ever “St. Croix Elite” retreat in Winona, Minn., a concept spearheaded by St. Croix founder Bernie Brenner.
Domestic knitwear is alive and thriving in Winona, Minnesota. Bernie Brenner has a thing about collars. “Just look at that collar!” I heard St. Croix’s president/CEO exclaim with pride a good half dozen times in the course of my visit to the immaculate 40,000-plus sq. ft. factory. “With most knit polos, the collar rolls up […]