G-III Licenses PVH for G.H. Bass Sportswear

G-III Apparel Group has licensed PVH for G.H. Bass & Co. men’s sportswear.

Tharanco Names Denise Grande VP of Licensing

Tharanco Lifestyles has hired Denise Grande as its new VP of licensing. She will report to CEO Michael Setola. Grande will manage and develop licenses for Tharanco’s Greg Norman Collection and Dunning Golf brands. “Denise is a menswear industry veteran with an impressive history,” said Setola. “She’s a results-oriented executive with extensive global brand management […]

Levi Strauss to Cut 800 Corporate Jobs


Levi Strauss announced a global productivity initiative will save it $175-200 million and comes at the cost of about 20% of its corporate workforce.

Men’s Wearhouse Using iPads for Omni-Channel Inventory Program

Men's Wearhouse

Men’s Wearhouse has launched an omni-channel program that makes all inventory from all stores and distributions centers accessible to in-store and online customers.

Murry to Retire at Calvin Klein

Tom Murrysq

Calvin Klein CEO Tom Murry announced that he will retire and Calvin Klein president and chief commercial officer Steve Shiffman will become the next CEO.

Stoffel Promoted to GMM of Men’s and Home at Bon-Ton


Tom Stoffel has been promoted to SVP, GMM of the menswear and home divisions at The Bon-Ton Stores.

Melissa Lowenkron Named Men’s GMM at Bergdorf Goodman

Bergdorf Goodman

Bergdorf Goodman has named Melissa Lowenkron SVP, GMM of menswear, decorative home and its Little BG divisions.

Hickey Freeman Names Frary VP of Sales

Hickey Freeman

Greg Frary, formerly of Dolce & Gabbana, has been named VP of sales for Hickey Freeman Tailored Clothing.

Lane Crawford Opens Store in Chengdu, China

Lane Crawford Chengdu

Hong Kong-based luxury retailer Lane Crawford has opened a store in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province and a city of 14 million people.

Stephen Saft Acquires Executive Recruiting Firm

Steve Saft

Stephen Saft, former CEO of Jacob Siegel, has acquired the executive search firm The Spinrad Group.