In the spring of 1818, a small store opened in Lower Manhattan, and an all-American brand was born. While the history of most legacy brands is remarkable due to the sheer amount of dynamic shifts they’ve endured—the numerous ways the brands are able to reinvent themselves to stay relevant—Brooks Brothers is different. What makes the brand truly astonishing is how little the business has changed. In its 200 year history, Brooks Brothers has continued to offer an unyielding vision of American menswear, and decade upon decade, generations of loyal customers reward that steadfast resolve.

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