Men's specialty stores took the worst hit of all retailers in the recession -- down 10% in revenue -- and they still haven't recovered.
"Men need to feel very economically comfortable to buy clothes," says Jack Plunkett of Plunkett Research.
So to move inventory, retailers are running aggressive promos on big purchases, says Plunkett.
Brooks Brothers. Get two suits for $1,099, a 21% discount.
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