Brooks Brothers

Brooks Brothers is the oldest men's clothier chain in the United States. Founded in 1818 as a family business, the privately owned company is now owned by Retail Brand Alliance, also features clothing for women, and is headquartered on Madison Avenue in Manhattan, New York City.

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Thom Browne - Collaborations
... Black Fleece by Brooks Brothers On September 8, 2006, Brooks Brothers announced its partnership with Browne as part of a guest designer program to create and distribute a 50-piece men and women’s ... Claudio Del Vecchio, Chairman and CEO of Brooks Brothers, felt that "Thom Browne's brilliant eye, his ability to foreshadow the market and offer a special look will bring a new dimension ... In July 2008, Thom Browne and Brooks Brothers announced their decision to continue their partnership in the Black Fleece collection for another three years ...
Garfinckel, Brooks Brothers, Miller & Rhoads, Inc. - Corporate Divisions
... Ann Taylor - New York (acquired 1977) Brooks Brothers - New York (original division, purchased by Garfinckel's in 1946) Catherine's Stout Shoppe ... acquired 1971, sold 1979, to Petrie Stores) Miller Rhoads - Richmond, Virginia Miller Brothers of Chattanooga - Chattanooga, Tennessee (acquired 1969 ... Knoxville, Tennessee (acquired 1969, combined in 1973 with Miller Brothers of Chattanooga) Miller's Department Store - (formed August 1, 1973, from consolidation of Miller Brothers of Chattanooga and Miller ...
Brooks Brothers - Notable Customers
... Brooks Brothers has dressed generations of families, prominent and less famous, as well as political leaders, Hollywood legends, sports greats, and ... celebrities who obtained special attention during the 1940s at Brooks Brothers in Manhattan and they catered to executives in the emerging television industry such as Fred Friendly and Edward R ... Andy Warhol was known to buy and wear clothes from Brooks Brothers ...
Polo Shirt - History - Application To Polo and Other Sports
... polo players invented in the late 19th century to keep their collars from flapping in the wind (Brooks Brothers's early president, John Brooks, noticed this while at a polo match in England and ... Brooks Brothers still produces this style of button-down "polo shirt" ... initially adopting the style of clothiers like Brooks Brothers, J ...

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