Obituary: Norman Diamond, Retail King

Norman Diamond

MR Magazine is saddened to learn of the passing of industry icon Norman Diamond, who died of cancer this past November at age 86.

Mike Gould: An Endless Unfolding

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Despite rumors to the contrary, Bloomingdale’s CEO Mike Gould is hardly retiring.

Obituary: Alfred Marshall, founder of Marshalls

Alfred Marshall, founder of the Marshalls off-price chain, has died at the age of 94.

Obituary: Warren Sewell Jr.

Warren Sewell Jr

Warren Palmer Sewell, Jr., former CEO of the Bremen, Ga.-based Warren Sewell Clothing Co., has died. He was 84.

Obituary: Bobby Yosten

Bobby Yosten

Bobby Yosten, a longtime buyer at Alandales in Culver City, Calif., has died. He was 64.

Schmoozing: Person of the Year reception for Manny Chirico

Donald Trump, Karen Alberg Grossman and Manny Chirico

MR Magazine hosted a reception on Wednesday evening to celebrate the naming of PVH’s Emanuel Chirico as its first ever Person of the Year.

Jim Zimmer Retires from Men’s Wearhouse

Jim Zimmer in 2011

Jim Zimmer, the colorful Men’s Wearhouse tailored clothing buyer and brother to founder George Zimmer, has retired after nearly 40 years with the retailer.

High Honor to Henry Grethel

2013 Arents Awards Luncheon honoring Henry Grethel

Menswear designer Henry Grethel received the prestigious George Arents Award from Syracuse University in October.

MR Magazine’s Person of the Year: Emanuel Chirico

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PVH chairman and CEO Emanuel Chirico is everyone’s hero, an unusual combination of instinct, inspiration and financial savvy. By Karen Alberg Grossman

MR Q: Micah Cohen

Micah Cohen

Shady character: Micah Cohen’s Shades of Grey offers something for everyone.