The “newness” driving tailored clothing sales isn’t all that new.
When it comes to tailored clothing, Men’s Wearhouse’s veteran clothing buyer Jim Zimmer is the rock star.
A readers asks merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt how long growth in suit sales will last.
Elise Diamantini: Young guys are buying and styling suits in a totally different way.
After a modest but promising uptick in sales at retail, tailored clothing is bracing for another hurdle. It’s the same issue for tailored clothing as it is for every other apparel category: rising costs. Cotton is way up, so is wool and even synthetics. And Chinese manufacturers have ceded more …