Southern Tide Names Heyn CEO

Chris Heyn

Southern Tide has named former Summit Golf Brands chief Chris Heyn as its new CEO.

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Stag's news stand during SXSW

Independent contemporary retailers may not have big-store budgets but Instagram, Twitter and Facebook have helped them to gain big-store reputations. By Harry Sheff

Express Opens First Outlet Store

Express

Express, the 630-store chain of men’s and women’s specialty stores, opened its first factory outlet store.

Donnelly Named President at Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters Inc

Urban Outfitters has named former Steven Alan president Trish Donnelly as its new North America president.

DSW Acquires 44% Stake in Canada’s Town Shoes

Town Shoes

DSW Inc. has acquired a 44% stake in Canada’s largest footwear and accessories retailer, Town Shoes.

Former J. Crew designer Webb Joins Banana Republic

Marissa Webb

Banana Republic has named former J. Crew designer Marissa Webb as its new creative director for men’s, women’s and accessories.

TVO Talks to Larry Rosen About Harry Rosen’s 60th Anniversary

Larry Rosen

Harry Rosen CEO Larry Rosen talks to a Toronto TV station about the iconic menswear retailer’s 60th anniversary — and competition from Saks and Nordstrom.

Torre Big and Tall to Close

Torre Big and Tall

Torre Big and Tall, a Philadelphia men’s store that’s been in business since 1937, will close its doors in April.

Gennette Promoted to President at Macy’s

Jeff Gennette

Macy’s chief merchant Jeff Gennette has been promoted to president, effective immediately.

H&M Opens its First Hawaii Store

H&M Honolulu

Swedish fast-fashion retailer H&M has opened its first store in Hawaii.