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School Named For KKK Leader To Be Rebranded

Reuters | Posted 02.15.2014 | Black Voices

Dec 17 (Reuters) - A Florida high school whose name commemorates a leader of a white supremacist group known for lynchings and other violent acts ag...

Fired Founder: Men's Wearhouse 'Began Throwing Me Out Of My Office'

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 12.10.2013 | Business

The former face of Men's Wearhouse doesn't like the way the company looks, and he guarantees it in an recent interview with Fortune. After being ou...

Big Change Coming To Men's Wearhouse?

Reuters | Sakthi Prasad | Posted 10.09.2013 | Business

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Men's Wearhouse Inc rejected smaller rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc's $2.3 billion takeover offer, saying it significantly underva...

WATCH: Men's Wearhouse Releases Bizarre New Ad Without Zimmer

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.13.2013 | Business

You're not gonna like the way this looks, we guarantee it. Men's Wearhouse recently released its first completely new ad since the company ousted ...

Men's Wearhouse Ousted More Than Zimmer From Its Latest Ad Campaign

Reuters | Jennifer Saba | Posted 07.15.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - When a commercial for Men's Wearhouse hit the airwaves on July 8, there was one glaring omission. Its founder George Zimmer, the man w...

What Happens When You Fire Your CEO Who Is Also Your Spokesman? Ask the Men's Wearhouse

Mary Buffett | Posted 09.01.2013 | Business
Mary Buffett

When companies choose to retire or remove the person central to their branding, they had better have alternative plans at the ready so that customers are able to reconnect. There is a big hole over at the headquarters of The Men's Wearhouse now that Zimmer is gone.

Kim Bhasin

Men's Wearhouse Workers: Don't Take It Out On Us!

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business

Though Men's Wearhouse has been quiet on its social channels following the controversial firing of founder George Zimmer, many of its employees have t...

Kim Bhasin

George Zimmer Slams Men's Wearhouse Board

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business

George Zimmer, the founder of Men's Wearhouse, has a lot to say to the board of directors who abruptly and unceremoniously fired him. In an open le...

Shoppers Threaten Boycott After George Zimmer Ousting

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Men's Wearhouse escalated a public battle with its founder and former pitchman George Zimmer on Tuesday, trying to explain why it fired th...

Kim Bhasin

Men's Wearhouse Just Revealed Why George Zimmer Got Fired

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business

George Zimmer, the founder and former executive chairman of Men's Wearhouse, issued an ultimatum to his colleagues on the board of directors, accordin...

What's Next For George Zimmer?

Reuters | Nadia Damouni and Siddharth Cavale | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Men's Wearhouse Inc founder and longtime commercial spokesman George Zimmer is pondering options that could include trying to stage a com...

Men's Wearhouse Saga Just Got Even Uglier

Reuters | Posted 08.24.2013 | Business

June 24 (Reuters) - George Zimmer, the founder of Men's Wearhouse Inc, resigned from the clothing retailer's board of directors on Monday, according...

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Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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WATCH: An Epic Tribute To George Zimmer

Ben Craw | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business

On Wedesday, clothing retailer Men's Wearhouse announced it had fired its founder and executive chairman, George Zimmer. We're going to miss Zimmer's ...

You're Going TO Like This Play On Words, We Guarantee It

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business

You've heard this joke before. We guarantee it. Yes, it feels as if every news source in the world has managed to squeeze some form of the same wi...

Kim Bhasin

George Zimmer Fires Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business

George Zimmer, the founder and face of Men's Wearhouse who appeared in many TV commercials touting the slogan "You're going to like the way you look. ...

9 Reasons Why George Zimmer May Be The Most Interesting Man In The World

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business

In light of the news of his recent firing, you may have noticed that George Zimmer, the founder of Men's Wearhouse and its spokesman, bears a striking...

Men's Wearhouse Abruptly Fires Its Founder, Spokesman

AP/HuffPost | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 08.19.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Apparently, Men's Wearhouse Inc. doesn't like the way its founder looks anymore. In terse release issued Wednesday, Men's Wearhouse sai...