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Elise Diamantini highlights some looks from the fall 2015 New York press previews. Pictured above: Hickey Freeman.
MR‘s editors highlight some of their recent showroom visits. Pictured above: Ascot Chang.
Karen Alberg Grossman: Upscale menswear retailers finally have a quality counterpart to Suitsupply, something that will bring in younger clothing customers.
Greg Frary, formerly of Dolce & Gabbana, has been named VP of sales for Hickey Freeman Tailored Clothing.
Samuelsohn Ltd. has hired Negi Darsses as VP of marketing for its Samuelsohn and Hickey Freeman brands,
Samuelsohn president Arnold Brant Silverstone says the company has “aggressive growth plans” for 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.
PVH signed a five-year deal with Authentic Brands Group for furnishings under the Hickey Freeman and Hart Schaffner Marx brands.
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.
HMX Group has filed for bankruptcy protection and awaits approval on a stalking horse bid from Authentic Brands.