Hickey Freeman

A fashion face mask from Samuelsohn.

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Samuelsohn, Hickey Create Medical Division for PPE Production

The company is creating medical gowns for the Canadian Department of Health and fashion masks for the public.

clock July 27, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Heritage menswear brand Hickey Freeman made the decision March 23 to convert the companyÕs factory in Rochester, New York, in operation since 1912, into a facility to produce protective face masks.

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Coronavirus: U.S. Apparel Manufacturers Go to Battle Making Masks, PPE Despite Leadership Void

“There are so few apparel manufacturers in America and we feel strongly that it is our responsibility to help however we can with the resources we have,” said Brooks Brothers chief executive officer Claudio Del Vecchio.

clock April 6, 2020Booth Moore and Jean E. Palmieri and Rosemary Feitelberg

Mens Clothing Furnishings

Hickey Freeman’s Chris Linares Dead at 69

He had worked for the luxury men’s wear brand for nearly 50 years.

clock March 19, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Jesse Iwuji in a piece from the Hickey Freeman 120th anniversary collection.

Mens Clothing Furnishings

Some Hickey Freeman Production Moving to Montreal

Full-canvas construction will relocate to the Samuelsohn factory but half-canvas production will remain in Rochester, N.Y.

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