| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:37 PM
A global company that manufactures spice concoctions for the food industry is building a new North American headquarters in Hampstead, relocating its operations from Baltimore County.
The German-based Fuchs Group, which bought Old Bay creator Baltimore...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 11:49 AM
A large shareholder that is pushing Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. to negotiate with suitor Men's Wearhouse plans to nominate two company directors at Bank's annual shareholder meeting.
Eminence Capital LLC, a New York hedge fund that...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Besides defending itself from a $1.61 billion hostile takeover bid from Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is gearing up for high school prom season.
The Hampstead-based men’s retailer said Wednesday it plans to give away more than...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Men's clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is in talks to acquire the Eddie Bauer chain of stores specializing in outerwear and casual attire, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday.
Such a deal would disrupt the long saga of dueling...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A marriage of suit-seller Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and the smaller Eddie Bauer casual clothing and outerwear chain could give a boost to both retailers, offering complementary merchandise and customers for each and room to grow online and into new...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:06 PM
In the latest salvo in their protracted takeover battle, Men's Wearhouse said it might be willing to sweeten its bid for rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers in a letter sent Thursday to Bank's independent directors.
Men's Wearhouse urged the directors to...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:12 PM
As the prospect of a $1.6 billion merger between Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and Men's Wearhouse dimmed, investors retrenched Monday, pushing down shares of both retailers much further than the broader market decline.
The market reacted after a weekend...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The seemingly endless battle of the suit sellers – Jos. A. Bank Clothiers and Men's Wearhouse - caught the attention of Jerry Seinfeld, and the comedian is fascinated and amused.
The former Seinfeld star and co-creator was asked about the huge...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said Friday it plans to buy outdoor retailer Eddie Bauer, a move the company said sets a path for long-term growth and analysts said increases Bank's options as it faces a hostile takeover bid by rival Men's Wearhouse.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Eminence Capital LLC, a shareholder that's suing Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. for rejecting a $1.6 billion takeover bid from rival Men's Wearhouse, accused the Hampstead-based men's retailer Tuesday of resorting to "desperate tactics" to protect management...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. said Wednesday it has started buying back up to $300 million worth of its shares at $65 each, a step toward its planned acquisition of retail chain Eddie Bauer.
The Hampstead-based men's apparel retailer said the offer will...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Men's Wearhouse disclosed Thursday that its largest shareholder has demanded the company negotiate with Jos. A. Bank Clothiers over the Hampstead-based retailer's acquisition offer.
New York hedge fund Eminence Capital, which owns 9.8 percent of Men's...