Peerless and Hart Schaffner Marx deal near

Peerless

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 licenses PVH for HMX furnishings

PVH

PVH signed a five-year deal with Authentic Brands Group for furnishings under the Hickey Freeman and Hart Schaffner Marx brands.

W Diamond promotes Bjorklund to tailored group president

W Diamond Group

W Diamond Group has made some management changes in its tailored clothing business, with Lennart Bjorklund assuming greater responsibility and Brett Schenck leaving Hart Schaffner Marx.

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.

HMX Group files Chapter 11

HMX Group

HMX Group has filed for bankruptcy protection and awaits approval on a stalking horse bid from Authentic Brands.

Union workers brace for more HMX trouble

HMX Group

Workers United, the union that represents employees of the tailored clothing factories owned by HMX, is rallying its members against the threat of factory closures.

Catching Up With: Doug Williams, CEO of HMX

DougWilliams

Whatever you do, don’t ask Doug Williams about New Year’s resolutions. “I don’t believe in them,” he insists. “If you need to make resolutions once a year, you’re not living life in the present. I believe New Year’s Day is every morning when you wake up. You choose to be happy or unhappy; you live […]