For this week’s feature, writer Britta Lokting shares the story of Streit’s Matzo, the family company that’s moving upstate to stay competitive. Old equipment at its historic Lower East Side factory on Rivington Street can’t keep up with other matzo makers’.
Voice art director Tom Carlson explains the cover: “This cover is the latest in a series dating back well into the last decade where the subject is an object. The cover of the Voice is not just about matzo, it actually is matzo.”
Read the full story: “Exodus: After 90 Years in Manhattan, Can Streit’s Matzo Reinvent Itself Upstate?”