IAG acquiring Coppley

IAG

Individualized Apparel Group has acquired Coppley, the Canadian custom suit business owned by the bankrupt HMX.

HMX Group files Chapter 11

HMX Group

HMX Group has filed for bankruptcy protection and awaits approval on a stalking horse bid from Authentic Brands.

Hudsons’s Bay filing an IPO

Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson’s Bay Company, owner of The Bay in Canada and Lord & Taylor in the US, has filed an initial public offering with securities regulators in Canada.

Catching up with Greg Cummins of Logan Zane

Greg Cummins of Logan Zane

Harry Sheff: Greg Cummins, the designer and owner of the Brooklyn-based, Queens-made leather bag and accessory line Logan Zane, talks about his business — and the difference between American and Japanese buyers.

Gilt Groupe to shut down Park & Bond site

Park & Bond

Park & Bond, the full-price menswear e-commerce site that launched in August 2011, will shut down after the holidays.

Mark Shale closing all three stores

Mark Shale

The 83-year-old Chicago retailer has retained Gordon Brothers Group to handle going-out-of-business sales at its three stores.

Peter Elliot closing its Madison Avenue store

Eliot Rabin

Eliot Rabin says a huge rent increase has forced him to close his Madison Avenue Peter Elliot men’s store after more than 20 years at that location.

The casual tie

Stag Austin

Harry Sheff: Neither Austin nor Madison are known for formal dress, but they each have an innovative menswear retailer that does a fairly good neckwear business. A casual one.

Imperial-grade grooming

Pedro Zermeno and Bryan Fisher

Harry Sheff talks to Imperial Barber’s Bryan Fisher about starting a new brand, why men need their own grooming products and making in America.

Apothecary profile: Martinpatrick3

Sam Fehrenbach

Harry Sheff speaks to Sam Fehrenbach, manager of Martinpatrick3 in Minneapolis, about the store’s large and growing apothecary section.