Ryan Seacrest’s Clothing Collection: Another Macy’s Homerun?

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Karen Alberg Grossman gets a look at the Ryan Seacrest collection, a Macy’s exclusive designed and sourced by Peerless, PVH and Randa.

Ron Mellott: Belk’s Man With a Plan

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As SVP of planning and allocation at Belk, 30-year menswear veteran Ron Mellott makes sure his planners are out in the market and connected to product.

Belk’s Tom Nystrom and Selena Hanks: Well Suited

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Belk’s clothing and furnishings DMM Tom Nystrom and VP of planning Selena Hanks use teamwork and testing to move the business forward. By Elise Diamantini

Big & Tall Business: Challenges and Opportunities

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For the 10 to 20 percent of American men who are larger, shopping can be torture. Fortunately, smart retailers and vendors are benefiting from this underserved market.

Kathy Bufano: The Woman on Top

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Focused on becoming a $6 billion business, Belk’s president of merchandising Kathy Bufano is bringing fashion to the forefront. By Elise Diamantini

Retailer of the Year: Belk

Belk: Retailer of the Year

125 years later, Belk has transformed itself from sleepy department store to upscale fashion powerhouse, driven largely by menswear.

Suit Supply to Open First Shop-in-Shop with Stanley Korshak

Artist rendering of the Suit Supply shop-in-shop at the Men's Shak

Stanley Korshak, an independent specialty retailer in Dallas, has made a deal with Suit Supply, a modern single-branded tailored clothing retailer, to build their first shop-in-shop within the new Men’s Shak at Stanley Korshak, scheduled to open this summer. The Suit Supply shop, which will take up more than 900 of the new store’s estimated […]

Hosiery Overview

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William Buckley: Socks are getting more colorful as new brands enter the market.

Charming Charlotte

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On a trip to Charlotte, N.C., Elise Diamantini and Karen Alberg Grossman take a tour of local specialty stores, including Taylor Richards & Conger, Bruce Julian, Paul Simon and Westport Big & Tall.

When Will Menswear See Stronger Growth?

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Steve Pruitt explains where we are in the larger retail cycle and when we can expect menswear to see stronger growth.