Spring 2014 Menswear: Wake Them Up!


Enough replenishment basics; enough count-and-fill: How about “out with the old, in with new” for a more exciting (and profitable) spring ‘14 season? After shopping numerous trade shows these past several months, it’s clear that there’s plenty of fabulous men’s fashion out there, much of it in new (slightly more subdued) colors, interesting patterns, and […]

Vendor view: Evolving the dress-up trend


John Jones: Slim suits have driven much of the recent boom in tailored clothing, but not every retailer has the assortment right yet.

Obituary: Bill Cangemi


Veteran tailored clothing salesman Bill Cangemi of Concorde Apparel/Adolfo died today in Staten Island after a long battle with cancer. He was 58. A funeral wake is scheduled for this Sunday, March 13, at 2-5 pm and 7-9pm at Harmon’s Funeral Home, 6389 Amboy Road, Staten Island, NY. There will also be a funeral mass […]