Dean Karyl Leggio, Ph.D., interviewed by the Baltimore Sun on Men's Wearhouse review of potential Jos. A. Bank merger

November 13, 2013

Karyl B. Leggio, Ph.D., dean of the Sellinger School, was interviewed for a Baltimore Sun article updating the progress of the potential merger of Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.: "Jos. A. Bank is putting the pressure on Men's Wearhouse to get acquired, and Men's Wearhouse is having trouble fighting it off. Jos. Bank is doing quite a nice job, [releasing] an earnings announcement saying earnings are better than expected, and now having one of Men's Wearhouse big investors saying, 'You know what? You better take a serious look at the offer.'"

"It's more likely that the process will continue, and if it continues there's a likelihood that it ends in an acquisition," she said.

Read the full Baltimore Sun article online.