Mark Brashear Named Pres. of Men’s at Michael Kors

Mark Brashear

Mark Brashear, formerly CEO of Hugo Boss, has joined Michael Kors as president of men’s, a new position.

Lubiam Names Spero Vice President

Marc Spero and Andrea Benedini

Lubiam has named Marc Spero VP of operations for North America.

Robert Talbott Names Richey, Augustine Regional Reps

Tim Richey

Robert Talbott has named Tim Richey Southeast sales rep and Joe Augustine Southern sales rep.

Well Dressed Men: David Hart

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Designer David Hart talks about his personal style, his influences and his first suit — an oversized olive green double-breasted suit he bought for a school dance.

Capsule Names New Retail Relations, Sales Hires

Capsule

Capsule has made a number of new hires in retail relations, sales and marketing.

Glove Maker Tabar Becoming Division of Fownes

Even Dunlop, COO of Fownes;  Gary Schloss,  managing director of Tabar; Tom Gluckman, President/CEO, Fownes;  Andrew Gluckman, COO, Fownes.

Outdoor sports glove company Tabar Inc. has merged with Fownes Brothers & Co.

Brooks Brothers Names Zac Posen Women’s Creative Director

Zac Posen

Zac Posen’s first women’s collection for Brooks Brothers will launch spring 2016.

G-Star Creates Interactive Factory Map

G-Star global map

G-Star has created an interactive map showing its 27 factories in Europe, North Africa and Asia.

Gallup: Americans Don’t Think Social Media Affects What We Buy

A Gallup study found that 62% of Americans don’t make any connection between social media and what they purchase.

Investor Carl Icahn Demands Family Dollar Sell

Family Dollar

Icahn, who has a 9.4% stake in the discount retailer, is demanding it put itself up for sale.