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French Designer Sonia Rykiel Dies at the Age of 86

The French designer was synonymous with striped sweaters and Left Bank insouciance.

clock 12hMiles Socha

Fashion

Rihanna Said Eyeing Paris for Next Fenty Puma Show

The music star had launched the collection last February during New York Fashion Week.

clock 19hMiles Socha

Media

Condé Nast Said to Mull Cost Cutting, Publisher Changes

Cuts may be coming to Condé Nast.

clock 9hAlexandra Steigrad

Tailored Clothing Merchandising Continues to Evolve

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Overview

The days of hanging reams of suits on racks are over — at least for savvy retailers seeking to attract the dapper young customer who has been the catalyst behind a change in the tailored clothing business.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

Derek Mattison Jumps Into L.A. Retail

He has launched a namesake brand to dress men that share his sartorial tastes for suits with classic quality, but not classic fits.

clock December 5, 2012Rachel Brown

Sportswear

Samuelsohn Goes High-end for 90th Birthday

The Canadian men’s wear manufacturer has created a super-high-end line called 1923 Black Label that will debut for spring.

clock December 5, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Fragrance

Zegna Celebrates New Fragrance

Bold-faced names such as Ed Burns and Peter Facinelli feted the launch of the company’s new Essenze Collection scent.

clock December 5, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Jamey Hargreaves’ Designs on Wolsey

The brand has a rich heritage — its range was worn by British soldiers during both World Wars, by British Olympians and even by the royals.

clock December 5, 2012Samantha Conti

Clothing/Furnishings

Dwyane Wade Taps Alejandro Ingelmo

The designer will serve as creative consultant for special projects for the Wade sport lifestyle brand.

clock December 5, 2012David Lipke

Mergers and Acquisitions

HMX Bidding Deadline Extended

A decision is expected to be made on the winning bidder Dec. 17.

clock December 5, 2012Vicki M. Young

Financial

Ben Sherman Weighs on Oxford Industries

The troubled division is seeking a new ceo in the wake of Pan Philippou’s exit.

clock December 6, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Merchandising

Tailored Clothing Merchandising Continues to Evolve

The days of hanging reams of suits on racks against a wall are over — at least for savvy retailers seeking to attract the dapper young customer.

clock December 5, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Retail/Business

Woodbury Gets New Men’s Shop

Three former employees who had worked at Thomas Miller Menswear for decades have opened their own store.

clock December 5, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion

Men’s Trend: Gray Matter

Soft construction, trim silhouettes, luxury fabrics and an overall sophisticated aesthetic are the key trends for fall 2013.

clock December 6, 2012Alex Badia

Financial

Men’s Wearhouse Misses the Mark

Earnings missed analysts’ expectations for the third quarter, causing the company to reduce its guidance for the fourth quarter.

clock December 5, 2012Arnold J. Karr

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