Big & Tall Retail: JCPenney and Foundry

Jeff Useforge

JCPenney’s DVP Jeff Useforge has built a thriving Big & Tall business, in JCP stores and in freestanding Foundry stores.

Top Ten Fashion Tips for Big Guys

Think Big

As a part of our special Big & Tall section in the April issue, Karen Alberg Grossman lists ten ways big guys can make shopping and dressing well easier.

Big & Tall Business: Challenges and Opportunities


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.

Torre Big and Tall to Close

Torre Big and Tall

Torre Big and Tall, a Philadelphia men’s store that’s been in business since 1937, will close its doors in April.

DXL: The over-sized man is under-served

DXL Shopping No Man's Land

Big & tall retailer Destination XL Group launched its first-ever big national ad campaign — but no major network would air it.

Oved Apparel launches big & tall division with two new licenses

Oved Apparel has launched a big & tall division, to be led by VP of sales Theresa Scott.

Casual Male Retail Group opens Destination XL store in Warwick, R.I.

Casual Male Retail Group

Casual Male Retail Group has opened a Destination XL big & tall store in Warwick, Rhode Island, the retailer’s tenth DXL door.