George Zimmer fired the latest salvo against his former company on Wednesday, sending an open letter to “The Men’s Wearhouse Family” that attempted to clarify his position in the increasingly public battle with the retail firm he founded and helmed for nearly 40 years.
A week after his stunning, unprecedented termination, Zimmer said the board is characterizing him as “an obstinate former ceo, determined to regain absolute control by pushing a going-private transaction for my own personal benefit and ego. Nothing could be further from the truth.”
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
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?"