ATLANTA, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford Industries, Inc. (NYSE:OXM) today announced the election of Clyde C. Tuggle to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Tuggle is Senior Vice President, Chief Public Affairs and Communications Officer of The Coca-Cola Company.
"We are delighted and honored to welcome Clyde Tuggle to our Board of Directors," commented J. Hicks Lanier, Chairman and CEO of Oxford Industries. "In addition to his personal attributes, the extensive international experience Clyde has acquired throughout his career at The Coca-Cola Company will be a tremendous addition to our Board."
Oxford Industries, Inc. is an international apparel design, sourcing and marketing company featuring a diverse portfolio of owned and licensed brands. Oxford's brands include Tommy Bahama®, Lilly Pulitzer®, Ben Sherman®, Oxford Golf®, Arnold Brant® and Billy London®. The Company also holds exclusive licenses to produce and sell certain product categories under the Kenneth Cole®, Geoffrey Beene® and Dockers® labels. The Company operates retail stores, restaurants and Internet websites. The Company also has license arrangements with select third parties to produce and sell certain product categories under its Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer and Ben Sherman brands. Oxford's wholesale customers include department stores, specialty stores, national chains, specialty catalogs and Internet retailers. Oxford's stock has traded on the New York Stock Exchange since 1964 under the symbol OXM. For more information, please visit Oxford's website at www.oxfordinc.com.
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