After Record Year, Hugo Boss Steps Up Expansion Strategy

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From This Issue

Z Zegna’s wool and mohair jacket, Adam Kimmel’s cotton twill shirt and Dolce & Gabbana’s wool pants. Missoni knit tie; The Tie Bar tie bar.

Fashion Features

Men’s Trend: Rock the Suit

Fashion and function blend perfectly in this season’s tailored clothing offering.

clock March 17, 2011Alex Badia

A look from Jay Kos


Jay Kos to Relocate This Summer

The new downtown Manhattan store, slated to open in June, will feature a custom-designed kitchen.

clock March 17, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


Astor & Black Gets New Partner

The custom clothier, founded in 2005 by David Schottenstein, has received an undisclosed investment by private equity firm Castanea Partners.

clock March 17, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Business Features

Preview: WWD Men’s Wear CEO Summit

Uncovering key opportunities at retail and the advantages of designer collaborations will be among the topics addressed by top industry figures.

clock March 17, 2011WWD Staff


Stat Fact: Men’s Wear Sales

The increase in U.S. men’s wear sales during the three months ended Jan. 31.

clock March 17, 2011WWD Staff


Man of the Week: Steve Lavin

St. John’s basketball coach is screaming for a fashion makeover.

clock March 17, 2011WWD Staff

Dominic Fumusa


Boy’s Night Out With Dominic Fumusa

The actor tells WWD why his character would fall for Nurse Jackie on the award-winning Showtime series.

clock March 17, 2011Jessica Iredale

David Schwimmer


Hollywood Turns Out for Stuart House Benefit

Annual charity event hosted by John Varvatos raised more than $500,000 for the organization.

clock March 17, 2011Anne Riley-Katz

The Boss Selection installation at Pitti Uomo.

Designer and Luxury

Hugo Boss Steps Up Expansion Strategy

German brand is building on a record year.

clock March 17, 2011Melissa Drier

Co-branded footwear with PF Flyers.


Freemans Sporting Club Headed West

The hip New York retailer will open its first West Coast store next month in San Francisco in the Mission District.

clock March 17, 2011David Lipke

The stores are brighter and more airy.


Men’s Wearhouse to Roll Out Remodels

Specialty store retailer plans to revamp or open 135 stores this year.

clock March 17, 2011Jean E. Palmieri



Memo Pad: British GQ Style Touts James Franco… Digital Ellies Announced…

James Franco appears on the cover of the latest issue of British GQ Style, the twice-yearly, stand-alone title that lands on newsstands today.

clock March 17, 2011WWD Staff

Social Studies