Schmoozing: Hickey Freeman Showroom Party

Models in front of the copper crest from the original Hickey Freeman factory, recently refurbished by Jonathan Chanduvi

Hickey Freeman hosted a party at its new 57th Street penthouse showroom on Sunday evening to reintroduce the brand. Billy Porter, star of Kinky Boots on Broadway, was among the attendees.

The New Hickey Freeman: Authentic American Luxury!

Arnold Brant Silverstone, president and chief creative director of Grano Luxury Men’s Apparel Group

Karen Alberg Grossman: Upscale retailers seeking an authentic American luxury clothing brand don’t want to miss the newly reinvented Hickey Freeman collection.

Hickey Freeman Names Frary VP of Sales

Hickey Freeman

Greg Frary, formerly of Dolce & Gabbana, has been named VP of sales for Hickey Freeman Tailored Clothing.

Samuelsohn Names Darsses VP Marketing

Samuelsohn

Samuelsohn Ltd. has hired Negi Darsses as VP of marketing for its Samuelsohn and Hickey Freeman brands,

Samuelsohn Completes Hickey Freeman Deal

Arnold Silverstone

Samuelsohn president Arnold Brant Silverstone says the company has “aggressive growth plans” for Hickey Freeman.

Samuelsohn celebrates 90 years with style

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Men’s clothing manufacturer Samuelsohn celebrated their 90th anniversary with a lavish party on the roof of the Ink 48 hotel in New York on Sunday.

Samuelsohn buys Hickey Freeman

Samuelsohn has acquired the assets and factory for the Hickey Freeman brand from W. Diamond Group and begun a 40-year license for the brand with its owner, Authentic Brands Group.

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.

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.