Slimmer Styles Providing Boost For Suit Business

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“We are once again entering a golden age for purveyors of tailored clothing.” That was the bold statement made by Men’s Wearhouse founder and executive chairman George Zimmer.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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A rendering of the main floor at the Macy’s Men’s Store.


Macy’s S.F. Men’s Unit Getting Major Facelift

Retailer is spending $5.6 million to add another floor and 34,000 square feet of selling.

clock December 7, 2011Joanna Ramey

The exterior of an H&A store.


Savile Row Company Expanding in India

H&A will open 50 shops-in-shop for the London-based brand by mid-2012.

clock December 7, 2011Mayu Saini

View of a Ted Baker store.


Ted Baker Adding to U.S. Retail Presence

The U.K.-based contemporary brand has opened 11 in-store shops at Bloomingdale’s and will add another 12 this spring.

clock December 7, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Inside the Courmayeur store.


Italia Independent to Open Alps Store

The brand, founded by Fiat scion Lapo Elkann, is unveiling a boutique in chic Italian ski resort Courmayeur today.

clock December 7, 2011Alessandra Turra


LF USA Gets Geoffrey Beene Pant License

The range will include casual and dress pants, as well as shorts under the label for the U.S. and Canada beginning in fall 2012.

clock December 7, 2011WWD Staff

(1) Gucci’s wool and cotton suit.

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Trend: Fashion Power

For fall 2012, the traditional business suit has gone through a much-needed fashion makeover and been turned into a sleek, youthful and modern ensemble.

clock December 8, 2011Alex Badia

Bear Grylls


Dockers Signs Bear Grylls for 2012 Campaign

Khaki pants might bring to mind cubicle drones, but the brand is out to change that image with its upcoming marketing push.

clock December 8, 2011David Lipke


Macy’s Taps Max Irons for INC Men’s Collection

The English actor will appear in the brand’s spring 2012 men’s campaign.

clock December 8, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


A Chat With Angelina Jolie

Following the screening of “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” Joanna Coles, editor in chief of Marie Claire, held a question-and-answer session with the cast.

clock December 8, 2011Amy Wicks

Mario Lopez models modeling his collection.


Mario Lopez Launches Underwear Collection

The actor and television host is stepping into the apparel business with the launch of RatedM, an underwear line.

clock December 8, 2011Marcy Medina

The Hugo look from Hugo Boss.


Suit-makers Target Young Consumers

Hugo Boss goes back to school for new customers, while Brooks Brothers bans most pleats.

clock December 8, 2011David Lipke

The Joseph Abboud collection.


Slimmer Styles Providing Boost for Suit Business

Younger customers are driving sales gains for tailored firms.

clock December 8, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


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