Spring 2014 Menswear: Wake Them Up!


Enough replenishment basics; enough count-and-fill: How about “out with the old, in with new” for a more exciting (and profitable) spring ‘14 season? After shopping numerous trade shows these past several months, it’s clear that there’s plenty of fabulous men’s fashion out there, much of it in new (slightly more subdued) colors, interesting patterns, and […]

MR Q: PYA Importer Ltd.’s Patrick Assaraf

Patrick Assaraf

With a diverse brand portfolio and distribution in over 1,500 upscale doors, Patrick Assaraf is one to watch. How’d you get started in fashion? I started out in the ’80s as the Canadian distributor for European brands and one of the first to bring in high-end denim from France. Since I traveled often to Europe, […]