Made in America: Taking hold

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Elise Diamantini: For many menswear retailers, it’s increasingly important to support vendors who are creating American jobs.

Accessories 2011: Neckwear

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Time to Tie: Younger guys have discovered ties and it shows in sales. By Harry Sheff Neckwear seems to be having a moment. “The good thing is that when we get on a neckwear trend, it’s never just for a quarter, it’s for a few years,” says a cheerful David Sirkin, EVP of Neckwear at […]

David Wood: Three in a row

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David Wood grows by relocating next door. “It keeps me up at night—I wake up at 2:30 a.m. worried about everything,” says David Hodgkins of David Wood in Portland, Maine. He’s talking about his latest move from the Upper Old Port section of Portland to Commercial Street, the hottest, most happening street on the city’s […]

MR Magazine announces Uptown Downtown Award winners for 2011

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NEW YORK—MR Magazine today released the names of 12 men’s specialty retailers and two Menswear Hall of Fame honorees to be recognized at the 2011 Uptown Downtown awards for innovation, on July 18th at The Four Seasons restaurant in New York. David Witman, executive VP and GMM, menswear and kidswear divisions at Nordstrom, and Russ […]