David Hart Named Creative Director, Hickey Freeman Sportswear

Hickey Freeman

Authentic Brands Group and W Diamond Group are relaunching Hickey Freeman’s sportswear collection for fall 2015 with designer David Hart as creative director.

Authentic Brands Acquires Four Activewear Brands


Authentic Brands Group acquired Airwalk, Hind, Vision Street Wear and Above The Rim from Payless Holdings.

Authentic Brands Buys Rights to Elvis, Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali and Elvis Presley

Authentic Brands Group has acquired the global rights to the Muhammad Ali and Elvis Presley brands.

Peerless and Hart Schaffner Marx deal near


An agreement that would have Peerless Clothing taking over the marketing and distribution of Hart Schaffner Marx is imminent, according to sources close to the deal.

Authentic Brands wins auction for HMX

Doug Williams

Authentic Brands Group has acquired HMX’s intellectual property and a second company led by HMX CEO Doug Williams has acquired the operations. The deal will keep HMX’s factories in Chicago and Rochester open.