Stacy Adams, a division of Weyco Group, Inc., has announced the signing of Adler Sportswear, Inc. of Sylmar, California to manufacture and market a Stacy Adams Leather Collection.
The new collection will feature men's leather coats, shirts and pants in the $125.00 to $350.00 price range. Boris Adler, President of Adler Sportswear, Inc. indicated that, “Because Stacy Adams apparel products are selling so well at retail, our Stacy Adams Leather will be the natural extension of the Stacy Adams ensemble. Our line will span the spectrum of classic to forward fashion leather looks.”
John Florsheim, President/Chief Operating Officer of Weyco Group, Inc. stated, “We are very excited about our partnership with Adler Sportswear, Inc. as our leather licensee. Their product quality mirrors what we are doing with Stacy Adams Footwear, and our other licensed categories. As a category leader in men's leather, they are a key addition to the Stacy Adams product mix.”
Established in 1875, Stacy Adams is a leader in the men's fashion footwear market, with distribution in better department, specialty and shoe stores nationwide. Weyco Group, Inc. has leveraged the strength of the Stacy Adams brand via licensing with socks, neckwear, clothing, sportswear, belts, headwear, dress shirts and jewelry, in addition to its shoes.
Adler Sportswear, Inc. was founded in 1955, and currently markets men's and women's leather garments under Adler Collection, Juliet Michelle, Joseph Barry and Alegre brands.