OUTERWEAR WEEK: Tailored outerwear at retail

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Warm weather hasn’t stopped most retailers from being optimistic about the tailored outerwear business.

American spirit: Made in America at retail

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Independent retailers agree, when it comes to country of origin, customers do care. It could be the economy, or it could be the passion for all things Americana; maybe one explains the other. But made in America is resonating with the American consumer now more than ever. “I have six pieces of my latest Engineered […]

Pat Mon Pere Sr. Keeps Winning Friends and Influencing People

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Oh the stories! Talk to Patrick MonPere Sr. about retailing and you will undoubtedly hear many a tale about life itself. An exceptional merchant with a flair for both fashion and finance, MonPere has created a unique business model that combines 16 retail stores and a strong web/catalog business with promotional cash-raising sales for merchants […]