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 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


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.

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.

Schmoozing: Samuelsohn market week dinner


Samuelsohn hosted a dinner for retailers in Manhattan on Sunday.

Samuelsohn names Abramowicz co-president


Tailored clothing brand Samuelsohn has named Alan Abramowicz co-president, in charge of administration and operations. He will work with Arnold Brant Silverstone, who leads design, marketing and sales.

New York Market Week: Having Fun Again!

Philip and Barbara Friedman

Now that the dust has settled on July New York market week and the various spring 2012 trade shows, I want to retract my August editorial about the industry needing an attitude change. Apparently, we’ve already got the attitude change: I felt more positive energy this market than I have in years!! And despite Congressional […]

New York Market Week: A Homerun!

Butterfly ties

Despite last week’s snow and sleet and frigid temperatures (and the typical retailer complaints about having to schlep all over town), NYC was buzzing with gorgeous men’s fashion. As Fred Derring pointed out at his jammed-to-capacity meeting at the MRket show, “There’s more beautiful product out there than ever before. It’s time to forget everything […]