The New Hickey Freeman: Authentic American Luxury!

Arnold Brant Silverstone, president and chief creative director of Grano Luxury Men’s Apparel Group

Karen Alberg Grossman: Upscale retailers seeking an authentic American luxury clothing brand don’t want to miss the newly reinvented Hickey Freeman collection.

Samuelsohn Completes Hickey Freeman Deal

Arnold Silverstone

Samuelsohn president Arnold Brant Silverstone says the company has “aggressive growth plans” for Hickey Freeman.

Samuelsohn celebrates 90 years with style


Men’s clothing manufacturer Samuelsohn celebrated their 90th anniversary with a lavish party on the roof of the Ink 48 hotel in New York on Sunday.

Samuelsohn names Abramowicz co-president


Tailored clothing brand Samuelsohn has named Alan Abramowicz co-president, in charge of administration and operations. He will work with Arnold Brant Silverstone, who leads design, marketing and sales.

New York Market Week: Having Fun Again!

Philip and Barbara Friedman

Now that the dust has settled on July New York market week and the various spring 2012 trade shows, I want to retract my August editorial about the industry needing an attitude change. Apparently, we’ve already got the attitude change: I felt more positive energy this market than I have in years!! And despite Congressional […]

Arnold Brant Silverstone: Chapter Three


With not much excitement in the better men’s market these days, upscale merchants are flipping over the new Samuelsohn! Described by retailers who previewed the line as “gorgeous!” “a more affordable Cucinelli,” this is a sophisticated, but wearable luxury lifestyle collection of full canvas suits ($1,000 to $1,500 retail), beautiful softcoats ($795 to $1,295), sumptuous […]

Schmoozing: Samuelsohn dinner at Serafina in NYC


Tailored clothing brand Samuelsohn hosted a market week dinner for retailers at Serafina in Manhattan on January 16th. The images below are cropped thumbnails. Click on an image to expand and use the arrows on the right to see the next image in the gallery.