Peerless and Hart Schaffner Marx deal near

Peerless

An agreement that would have Peerless Clothing taking over the marketing and distribution of Hart Schaffner Marx is imminent, according to sources close to the deal.

Waitt Company acquires Bobby Jones brand

Bobby Jones

Omaha-based investment firm Waitt Company is to acquire the Bobby Jones brand from W-Diamond 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.

W Diamond promotes Bjorklund to tailored group president

W Diamond Group

W Diamond Group has made some management changes in its tailored clothing business, with Lennart Bjorklund assuming greater responsibility and Brett Schenck leaving Hart Schaffner Marx.

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.