The Men's Wearhouse Inc. has reunited Joseph Abboud the man with Joseph Abboud the brand.
On Thursday, the Fremont, Calif.-based retailer said it signed a definitive agreement to acquire JA Holding Inc., a subsidiary of J.W. Childs Associates, for $97.5 million in cash. The deal is subject to certain adjustments and is expected to close in the third quarter. The company expects to finance this acquisition as well as a $200 million share repurchase program with cash on hand and/or proceeds from its existing credit facility.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)