Editor’s Letter: A Quarter Century!


“Oh to be young and unafraid and not know what you don’t know…” Karen Alberg Grossman reflects on 25 years of MR Magazine.

Left Coast Tee: A Tweak of Genius

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By adding a line to their company banner at a trade show booth — “knitted sport shirt company” — Left Coast Tee suddenly did a whole lot of new business.

Run and Check Out H by Hickey Freeman!


Karen Alberg Grossman: Upscale menswear retailers finally have a quality counterpart to Suitsupply, something that will bring in younger clothing customers.

Schmoozing: Oved Group and Five Star Cocktail Party

Oved Apparel-FEATURED

Oved Group and Five Star celebrated the new year and a new showroom with a cocktail party last night on 34th Street in Manhattan.

Editor’s Letter: New Beginnings


Karen Alberg Grossman: The January issue of MR is always a favorite for me: in order to recap the year, I speak with many industry visionaries who graciously share what they’ve learned from the past 12 months.

Terry Lundgren on How Macy’s Grew by $4.4 Billion without Adding Stores


In this excerpt from our Person of the Year issue, Terry Lundgren talks about what he considers his greatest accomplishments as CEO of Macy’s.

Giving Back: Brooks Brothers’ Winter Wonderland

BROOKS BROTHERS Celebrates the Holidays with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Karen Alberg Grossman: Wednesday night’s holiday party at Brooks Brothers’ Madison Avenue flagship, benefitting St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, was nothing short of magical.

The Evolution of an Ad Campaign

Countess Mara Ad Reflection-FEATURED

Karen Alberg Grossman: Countess Mara neckwear has always had a history of compelling advertising and Randa Accessories wants to ensure that the legacy lives on.

Calvin Klein Extends Clothing License with Peerless

PVH has extended its Calvin Klein license with Peerless for an additional year, according to PVH chairman Manny Chirico.

The New Haberdasher Ltd. in Green Bay

Haberdhasher Ltd front of store-FEATURED

Karen Alberg Grossman: In an ultimate show of customer loyalty, Daniel Wickman bought his favorite men’s apparel store when he learned owner Steve Van Vuren had plans to retire.