Buxbaum replaces Golden at Hampshire Group

Hampshire Group

Hampshire Group CEO Heath Golden has left the company and resigned from its board, to be replaced by board member Paul Buxbaum.

Hampshire credits turnaround strategy for Q3 performance

Heath Golden

Hampshire CEO Heath Golden says he’s confident that his turnaround strategy is working, and that Q3 numbers show where future growth will be.

Schmoozing: Scott James shop opening at Shaia’s

Scott James shop at Shaia's

Shaia’s in Birmingham, Ala. did $27,000 in sales on the opening night of its Scott James shop-in-shop.

State of the industry

Ron Wurtzburger

Karen Alberg Grossman speaks with a random sampling of top menswear execs for an overview of whatʼs selling, whatʼs changing, and what lies ahead.

Dockers licenses Hampshire for knit, woven tops

Hampshire Group

Hampshire Group adds the men’s woven and knit tops license to its existing Dockers sweater license.

Hampshire acquires Rio Garment for $23 million

Hampshire Group

NEW YORK—Hampshire Group has acquired Honduras-based knitwear manufacturer Rio Garment S. de R.L. for about $23 million. Rio, founded in 2006, designs and manufactures knit tops for U.S. retailers and distributors, including Aeropostale, its largest customer. Rio’s net sales last year were $57 million. Hampshire CEO Heath Golden commented, “This acquisition marks one of the […]

Hampshire Group CFO Norwood resigns

Hampshire Group

NEW YORK—Hampshire Group, Ltd. announced that CFO Jonathan Norwood has resigned to take another job. He has agreed to stay on until April while company searches for a replacement. “Jonathan has been a valued member of the senior management team during his five-year tenure and played an important role as part of the executive team […]