By Edward Achorn
Another American icon bit the dust this week. Brooks Brothers, the great men’s clothier founded in 1818, filed for bankruptcy.
Brooks Brothers, already facing pressures as a brick-and-mortar retailer, cited the stresses of COVID-19, which has been a nightmare for businesses all over America.
The company boasted of clothing 40 presidents. I touched on its most important suit in my new book, Every Drop of Blood.Continue reading →