| 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...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers refused to roll over and play dead after the recent hostile takeover offer from Men's Wearhouse.
On Friday, the Hampstead-based retailer announced that its board recommends shareholders reject a $1.61 billion acquisition offer from...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Continuing to push Jos. A. Bank Clothiers to talk merger with Men's Wearhouse, a large shareholder identified the two men it has nominated to the Hampstead-based retailer's board.
Eminence Capital LLC, a New York hedge fund that owns 4.9 percent of Bank'...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Jos. A Bank Clothier's bid for Men's Wearhouse gained new life Tuesday.
Under pressure from its largest shareholder, Men's Wearhouse may reconsider a bid to merge with Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.
Houston-based Men's Wearhouse is asking its financial...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. had issued no update as of late Thursday on whether Men's Wearhouse would reconsider Bank's $2.3 billion acquisition bid.
After Men's Wearhouse rejected the $48 per share proposal as too low, the Houston-based...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. withdrew its $2.3 billion offer for Men's Wearhouse on Friday, but it left the door open for future merger talks.
Even as Bank dropped the bid, the largest shareholder in Men's Wearhouse called a special shareholders meeting...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The largest shareholder of The Men's Wearhouse Inc. is once again calling for the retailer to resume merger talks with Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and hired a strategic adviser to help the effort.
Eminence Capital LLC, which owns 9.8...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Hoping to breathe new life into Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.'s failed $2.3 billion bid for Men's Wearhouse Inc., investors are pressuring others to join a campaign to restart merger talks.
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank walked away from a deal earlier this...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Men's Wearhouse suddenly likes the way Jos. A. Bank Clothiers looks.
Under pressure from its shareholders after rejecting a takeover by Jos. A. Bank, Men's Wearhouse turned the tables Tuesday, proposing to buy its smaller rival for $1.2 billion.