Apparel | Monday, August 09, 2010
SUPIMA IN THE NEWS: Agave wins a big best
By Nancy Boyd
NEW YORK—Oversized ambition? Outsized quality?
Usually, those phrases appear in the kind of advertising copy that doesn’t mean anything.
But Agave, a longtime Supima licensee, takes them literally.
This week, it won a call-out from Time Out New York for its outstanding T-shirts for big and tall men.
Here in a rundown of the best resources for large sizes, is what Time Out reporter Audrey Goodson had to say:
Best for men: Rochester Big & Tall
With 13,000 square feet of retail space spread over three floors, this Manhattan king of the Big & Tall franchise stocks everything . . . If you’re spending the weekend somewhere other than Nantucket, head upstairs for the store’s super-soft Supima cotton T-shirts by Agave ($88). . . . 1301 Sixth Ave between 52nd and 53rd Sts (212-247-7500, rochesterclothing.com)