New owners of Brooks Brothers signal their intentions.
This might or might not be behind a paywall.
Basically, sounds like they are going for a more upscale version...
Sad day. At one level, this is just part of the major retrenchment that you see in all parts of the retail industry. The acceleration due to the downturn means that Brooks needs to file to break their long-term leases. Going back to 100 or 50 or 20 stores might not be so bad. On the other hand...
^It seems like old movies are going to need to be colorized if they are going to survive beyond our generation. I wonder how hard it is to colorize seersucker.
True, though I suspect "Mockingbird" might have a real impact as a play.