Three months ago, Doug Williams, chief executive officer of HMX Group, revealed how he planned to revitalize the old Hartmarx corporate culture by streamlining operations and burnishing the brands. Now Joseph Abboud gets his turn.
The company’s chief creative officer and president, who tabled his own businesses to join HMX in January, unveiled his overhaul of the company’s 100-year-old crown jewels, Hickey Freeman and Hart Schaffner Marx, in an exclusive preview with WWD. HMX was purchased last summer by SKNL North America for $128.4 million.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)