| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Difficulties continued in the second quarter for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc., but shareholders reacted well to steps the men's retailer took to address their concerns.
Jos. A. Bank announced Thursday that its profits slumped 38 percent in the quarter...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:53 PM
The new owners of Lax World plan to ride the sport's mushrooming popularity to rapidly expand the small retail chain and establish it as the go-to brand for lacrosse gear nationwide.
The popularity of lacrosse, one of the nation's fastest-growing team...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Firing another shot in its attempt to buy Men's Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. said Thursday it would consider sweetening its $2.3 billion offer to buy its rival.
The Hampstead-based men's apparel retailer also added a deadline, giving Men's...
| Nov 2, 2013
A war of words between Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and Men's Wearhouse has only complicated a potential deal between the clothing titans.
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank has offered $2.3 billion for Men's Wearhouse, and has continued to express interest...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Men's Wearhouse rejected Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.'s latest effort to acquire it, denying the Hampstead-based retailer's request to review nonpublic company information.
The board of Houston-based Men's Wearhouse decided that providing such access is...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:56 AM
The sale of upscale men's shoemaker Allen Edmonds Corp. to a private equity firm could help Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. in its so-far unsuccessful bid for The Men's Wearhouse, which rejected Bank's proposal and instead reportedly was...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. expects earnings per share to rise from 4 percent to 9 percent in the third quarter, the Hampstead-based retailer said Tuesday.
The retailer is projecting earnings of about 49 cents per share to 51 cents per share for the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:09 PM
When reports surfaced that Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. had bid for a designer jeans maker, CEO R. Neal Black said the company's board decided it had to go public with plans to pursue potential acquisitions.
While the Hampstead-based men's apparel...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Wedding day: Sept. 7, 2012
The bride: Kristin Dear Sharp, 33, grew up in Catonsville. She works as a bartender at Hamilton Tavern and Annabel Lee Tavern in Baltimore. Her mother, Linda Dear, is a real estate agent, and her father, Robert Dear, is a...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:24 AM
In a race to beat other retailers in sales growth, Under Armourmay not have won gold, but the athletic apparel brand secured fifth place - not bad out of a field of 100.
The Baltimore company was the fifth fastest growing retailer in the U.S. last year,...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. shareholders voted to reject pay packages for the menswear retailer's top executives at the company's annual meeting Friday, a nonbinding action that may express displeasure with management or, company officials believe, a so-...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Regular customers of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers are shopping in the chain's stores less often than usual. And this year, consumers have bought fewer items at lower prices than in the past, leading to a sharp drop in first quarter profits for the men's apparel...