By  on March 28, 2013

The Men’s Wearhouse has come a long way since road salesman George Zimmer opened his first storefront in Houston in 1973 to move some polyester sport coats he had left over after Foley’s canceled an order. “The May Co. played a pivotal role in the start of the Men’s Wearhouse,” chief executive officer Douglas Ewert said with a chuckle.

This story first appeared in the March 28, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.

To continue reading this article...

To Read the Full Article

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus