Put on the Suit: Casual Culture Blamed for Men’s Clothiers Bankruptcy Wave

Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank and Brooks Brothers, join a growing wave of major retailers — specifically men’s clothiers — falling into bankruptcies, not from the COVID-19 pandemic, but due to the casual culture that’s swept American business. Did Steve Jobs in a mock turtleneck and Mark Zuckerberg in a hoodie lead, or merely reflect, the death of the business suit that’s led to this mortal threat to our American haberdashers? Have we lost anything by ditching the jacket and tie?

Bill Whittle Now with Scott Ott is a production of our Members. Join us now. Click the big green ‘Become a Button’.

Listen to the Audio Version

5 3 votes
Article Rating

Copyright © 2020 BillWhittle.com, LLC

46
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x