Schmoozing: Ballin party

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The Ballin market week party featured an appearance by ESPN’s David Pollack.

Schmoozing: Scott James market party

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The Scott James brand held a market week party in Manhattan on Saturday evening.

MRketNY launches a mobile app

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The MRketNY menswear tradeshow is launching an app for mobile devices that includes searchable exhibitor listings and maps of the show floor.

The outlook for 2012 in better specialty stores

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Merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt gives his outlook on the rest of 2012 for the men’s better specialty store market.

Cutter & Buck extends PGA deal

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Cutter & Buck has renewed its 13-year partnership with the PGA of America, extending it through 2017.

Target halts sale of its credit card business

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Target Corp. said it will put the sale of its credit card receivables portfolio on hold after discussions with potential buyers fell through.

The Vanguards Gallery at MRket: emerging brands, trends

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Michael Macko details the emerging brands and designers that make up this season’s Vanguards Gallery at the MRketNY show.

Chelsey Imports slips into something more comfortable

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John Jones: Chelsey Imports found great success with a brushed silk scarf that feels as sumptuous as cashmere, but at a fraction of the price.

Robert Graham to open Houston store

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The Robert Graham brand announced that it will open a Robert Graham store in Houston this spring.

Alexander Julian, Mine Apparel make sales and factory deal

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The Alexander Julian Private Reserve and the Mine Apparel manufacturing and sales teams have made a deal to work together.