Life lessons from Team Izod

Team Izod

When Team Izod needed blazers for its new season, we turned to David Levin of Casual Male/DXL and Ron Wurtzburger of Peerless who didn’t hesitate to help out.

Casual Male changes name to Destination XL Group

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Big and tall retailer Casual Male Retail Group will change its name to Destination XL Group.

Casual Male Q2 profit hurt by promotions

Casual Male Retail Group

Casual Male Retail Group has seen its second-quarter net profit plunge 81.1% after an increase in promotions and higher occupancy cost hurt margins – prompting the men’s wear retailer to lower its full-year guidance.

David Levin: The Visionary

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Retailer of the Year coverage: Says Casual Male Retail Group CEO David Levin of his DestinationXL big & tall store concept, “it’s incredibly gratifying that we were able to make it work.”

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.

Casual Male opens a Destination XL store in Phoenix

Casual Male Retail Group

PHOENIX—Casual Male Retail Group opened a big & tall Destination XL (DXL) store in Phoenix, Arizona, the retailer’s sixth nationwide. The DXL concept combines Casual Male Retail Group’s other men’s big & tall businesses—Casual Male XL, Rochester Big & Tall, Shoes XL and B&T Direct—under one roof. The 12,600 sq. ft. Phoenix store is located […]

Casual Male opens Destination XL store in Atlanta

Casual Male Retail Group

ATLANTA—Big & tall merchant Casual Male Retail Group has opened a Destination XL (DXL) store in Atlanta, Georgia, the fifth such store to open in the U.S. The 12,082 sq. ft. store is now Atlanta’s largest big & tall store, the company says. The DXL stores combine products from four of Casual Male Retail Group’s […]

Casual Male Retail Group is MR’s 2011 Retailer of the Year

David Levin

Casual Male Retail Group has been named MR Retailer of the Year for 2011. It’s the first time they have been honored in this way by MR, which grants the designation as a result of research by the magazine staff in addition to polling of menswear vendors and industry analysts. Says MR publisher Stu Nifoussi, […]

Casual Male FY income doubles

Casual Male Retail Group

CANTON, Mass.— Big & tall menswear retailer Casual Male Retail Group reported fourth quarter net income of $5.3 million, up from the previous year’s Q4 income of $3.5 million. Net sales rose slightly to $111.4 million from the previous year’s Q4 sales of $110.6 million. Same-store sales for the quarter were up 2.9 percent. For […]