Going Back to Pitti for Product


A reader asks merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt, “I’m hearing some merchants talk about going back to Italy for the Pitti Uomo menswear show — is it worth it?”

We’re Relaunching MR on the Web


On June 1, nearly 10 years after MR Magazine first appeared online, we will relaunch MRketplace.com as MR-Mag.com and unveil our most extensive web redesign ever.

Are Loyalty Programs Worth It?


E-Commerce expert Neal Kaiser: Offering a loyalty program has a lot of value for your company and your customers, but it likely won’t look like loyalty programs of previous generations.

Tommy Hilfiger Stages Fall 2015 Show in Beijing, Opens His Biggest Store in China

Hilfiger in China-FEATURED

Designer Tommy Hilfiger celebrated his brand’s 30th anniversary, in Beijing, with a fall 2015 fashion show and the opening of the largest Tommy Hilfiger store in China.

Guest Editorial: Who is to Blame for the Poorly Dressed American Man?

Jack Abelson-FEATURED

Jack Abelson pleads with America’s wives and girlfriends, “Demand better clothing choices from your men!”

New Barbour Boston Store Opens Today

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North American subsidiary of J. Barbour & Sons, Ltd., of Britain, Barbour Inc., will open the doors of its new Boston store today, May 22nd. The new store, located at 79 Newbury Street, is a relocation and expansion from 134 Newbury Street where the brand spent 10 successful years. “We’re thrilled to welcome Bostonians and visitors […]

Walmart Increases Job Guarantees For Transitioning Troops


Walmart announced the next step in its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment by guaranteeing a job offer to any eligible U.S. veteran honorably discharged from active duty since the commitment’s original launch on Memorial Day 2013. The previous commitment was for veterans within 12 months off active duty. In addition to the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, […]

Dolce & Gabbana Opens Store in Moscow


Dolce & Gabbana announced their latest store opening in Tretyakovsky Proedz 2 in Moscow.

The CFDA Toasts Public School, 2014 Woolmark Prize Winners

Steven Kolb, Marcia Patmos, Dao-Yi Chow, Maxwell Osborne, Michel

The CFDA and the Woolmark Company hosted an event celebrating last year’s International Woolmark Prize winners Public School and M.Patmos and introducing this year’s U.S. nominees.

Tommy Hilfiger Will Show Men’s in New York and London


Hilfiger, who has long been confirmed as showing at the inaugural New York Fashion Week: Men’s in June will now be presenting his collection in both of the fashion capitals.