DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Haggar Clothing Co., one of the most recognized menswear apparel brands in America, is the nation's No. 1-selling dress pant brand according to NPD Group Inc.'s Retail Tracking Service*.
Haggar's E-CLOTM Dress Pant has held the title of America's No. 1-selling dress pant style for eight consecutive quarters*, while the company's Premium No Iron Khaki has reigned as the No. 1-selling casual pant style for four consecutive quarters*.
"Our No. 1 brand ranking reflects a commitment that Haggar has honored for nearly a century -- to craft exceptional quality clothing, with unique comfort features, at a tremendous value," said Haggar Chief Executive Officer Michael Stitt. "Innovation is the driving force behind our success. We continually elevate our designs through technologies that include state-of-the-art fabrics and comfort features that our customers have come to expect from Haggar."
NPD's information also identified Haggar as the No. 1-selling golf pant brand in its third-quarter rankings for 2017*. Haggar's Cool 18 Pro pant offers performance features such as moisture-wicking, UPF sun protection, shirt gripper technology, hidden comfort waistbands and lightweight, four-way stretch fabrics that make it ideal on and off the course.
The clothier's premium-quality J.M. Haggar suit separates moved up to No. 4 in NPD rankings in Q3 2017*.
"Our seventh consecutive quarter of market share gains comes as we are experiencing our best holiday selling season in several years," Stitt added. "Our premium pants and suits have broad appeal in fits that range from slim to classic to big & tall, which make them popular holiday gifts for dads, sons and husbands alike."
Haggar apparel is available in select retailers, including Kohl's, JCPenney, Macy's, Belk and on Haggar.com.
*Rankings based on the NPD Group's Retail Tracking Service/POS Sales Data, Unit Rank, Continental U.S. Department Store/National Chain Channel, Quarterly Data: Q1, Q2 and Q3 data from 2017; Q1, Q2, Q3 and Q4 data from 2016; and Q4 data from 2015.
About Haggar Clothing Co.
Since its beginnings in a one-room office in Dallas in 1926, Haggar Clothing Co. has grown from a manufacturer of men's fine dress pants and slacks into one of the most recognized apparel brands in the market. For four consecutive quarters, Haggar has produced both the No. 1-selling dress pant style, the E-CLOTM Dress Pant; and the No. 1-selling casual pant style in America, the Premium No Iron Khaki. Haggar coined the term "slacks" in 1938 and has continued to lead menswear innovation and technology for over 90 years. For more information, visit haggar.com.
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