21 Feb '11, 11pm

News Update Suited for success - TODAYonline - Suited for successTODAYonlineESTABLISHED in 1898 in Jermyn Street, Lo...

ESTABLISHED in 1898 in Jermyn Street, London, T M Lewin prides itself on designing quality business shirts, suits and accessories to fit the professionals, executives and businessmen. Built from a small family business idea, it now has 100 stores in England and Singapore, under the Jay Gee Melwani Group, and is looking to expand into Malaysia. Today speaks with Geoff Quinn, chief executive officer, T M Lewin on how the business has gone global and yet kept its family business values. We've read that you know all of your staff. Geoff Quinn: We just turned 100 stores now and, for that reason, I don't know all my staff. What we do have is a biannual whole company meeting where the managers from all the stores gather. At these meetings, as well as giving out information on our range and what we're doing, we break everybody down to smaller groups and they get a chance to have a...

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