Elise Diamantini: PF Flyers celebrated its 75th Anniversary at Bowery Diner.
Elise Diamantini talk to Lost Boys’ Kelly Muccio about her latest Like a Man video series.
Elise Diamantini visits Atrium’s latest store in Brooklyn, New York.
A reader asks our merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt, “How long it will take to get back to the sales peak we saw in 2007?”
Elise Diamantini: There’s good news in contemporary business at retail. According to our survey of independent stores across the country, 85 percent reported increases in overall business.
Elise Diamantini: Opening a retail space that sells men’s apparel as well as a variety of non-apparel items, as NYC’s Lost Weekend does, is becoming increasingly popular.
Elise Diamantini on California street style.
Elise Diamantini finds a new interest in vests at the trade shows in Las Vegas.
When we first talked about launching downtown, this new contemporary section within MR Magazine, the discussion certainly got heated when trying to define the word contemporary. The term is broad and depending on who you ask, can mean totally different things. Some contemporary retailers don’t even like to use the …
Three Los Angeles retailers, The Stronghold, Standard Goods and Feal Mor, share tales from the sales floor.
Hugo Boss VP Ward Simmons announced that Melissa McNally has been promoted to senior director of marketing for Hugo Boss.
A reader asks our merchandise planning expert, Steve Pruitt, “Winter weather didn’t really come to my area, and now I am left with more winter goods than usual. What should I do to get rid of them?”
Elise Diamantini and John Jones talk to three designers who are on the verge of big things: Micah Cohen of Shades of Grey, Carl Cunow of Onia and Caius Olowu of 020608 Tears of Bleu.
Karen Alberg Grossman:
The Members Only brand has been acquired by JR Apparel World, LLC from Members Only Licensing Group.
Elise Diamantini: Randy Brewer, a longtime buyer for San Francisco men’s stores, opened his own shop in Berkeley in 2010.
Harry Sheff talks to Daniel Bruce, a Chicago designer whose affordable skinny neckwear collection has a charity angle.
Harry Sheff: Würkin Stiffs’ Jonathan Boos debuted laser-etched bamboo iPhone and iPad covers at MRket NY.
Harry Sheff: The furnishings business grows market share by going after men’s leisure time.
Elise Diamantini talks to Karamloop’s founder, Greg Selkoe, about his new projects, including the YouTube channel he created with Pharrell Williams.