Houston Men's Wearhouse announced the creation of Men's Wearhouse Global Corporate Apparel and Workwear Group and corresponding management teams in Europe and North America.
On Aug. 6, Men's Wearhouse formed a U.K. holding company and acquired Dimensions Clothing Ltd. ("Dimensions") and certain assets of Alexandra, plc, two leading providers of corporate clothing uniforms and workwear in the United Kingdom. The U.K. group will be a significant platform for growth opportunities in Europe and joins the company's North American Group, which includes TwinHill.
George Zimmer, Men's Wearhouse founder, chairman and CEO, stated, "We have greatly enhanced our corporate apparel and workwear programs with our U.K. acquisitions and the appointment of a group of seasoned executives.
Zimmer said industry veteran, Stuart Graham has been named as executive chairman of the company’s European Group. In North America, the retained named Edward Doran as group president. He formerly ran the Imagewear Coalition at VF Corp.