Stories tagged with: Wade's Clothing

December 26, 2012 - 3:12pm
1 year 16 weeks ago

Retailers hope shoppers will be out in full force Wednesday.

Analysts said Christmas was the weakest holiday shopping season since the height of the Great Recession. Locally, one store said Christmas was busy for them.

"We had an outstanding Christmas season right up until the last day and right up until 3 o'clock when we closed Monday. We were really busy," said Wade's Clothing Store Manager Bruce Barclay.

At Wade's Barclay said they don't deal much with returns...

May 3, 2011 - 5:20pm
2 years 50 weeks ago

The 25th ribbon cutting in the City of Zanesville took place Tuesday morning at Wade's Clothing.

Mayor Zwelling along with owners Doug Pickrell and Jay Benson, and Manager Bruce Barclay who has been with the store for 27 years took part in the ceremony. Pickrell and Benson bought the business after the store closed late last year to continue it's almost 40 year history in the Zanesville community.

"This community is doing better than any community that I have talked to and I...

December 23, 2010 - 6:14pm
3 years 16 weeks ago

Wade's Clothing announced today that new local owners have come forward to continue the store's 36-year-old history.

Wade's Clothing founders Larry and Susan Wade had planned on retiring at the end of this month with the store having no choice but to close.  New local co-owner Doug Pickrell says they wish the Wade's all the best and are excited to keep the tradition going.

"We are excited that they are going to be able to spend more time with their families and we are...

November 2, 2010 - 5:34pm
3 years 24 weeks ago

After a successful career, a renowned clothing store in Zanesville is going out in style.

The recipe for this business' success is all about relationships.

"All your relationships and the people you come in contact with," says Larry Wade, owner of Wade's Clothing.

After a stunning 36 years, Larry Wade has decided to close the retail chapter of his career being Wade's Clothing. Now, it's a time to reminisce.

"The longer you go, then you start going back...

October 29, 2010 - 4:57pm
3 years 24 weeks ago

The store that has clothed the community for 36 years is announcing its closing.

Wade's Clothing has been in business since 1974. The retail center that carries menswear and women's fashion will soon be closing its doors.

"We've been in the retail business 36 years. I've been in it 45 and I've decided to spend more time with my grand kids, my kids. They're spread out all over the country and have more free time for myself," says store owner, Larry Wade.

Wade says...

August 4, 2010 - 5:40pm
3 years 37 weeks ago

88 American patriots throughout the country will be receiving special blazers. One of them lives locally.

On January 12, 1952, Ron Rosser received the highest award given to military personnell, the Congressional Medal of Honor for his outstanding service in Korea. Since medal recipients spend a lot of time together, the Congressional Medal of Honor Society approached men's clothier, Hart Schaffner and Marx to present recipients with special blazers.

Ron is one of 13 living...

October 15, 2009 - 7:10pm
4 years 26 weeks ago

A local clothing store who always tries to bring the community the latest in fashion is celebrating 35 years.

Wade's Clothing on Maple Avenue is holding an OSU tailgate party to celebrate with their long-time customers.

"We sent out invitations to a lot of our customers that have been with us for the 35 years or in the last 5 or 6 years and we are celebrating the idea that they have shopped a local community store for 35 years," tells Larry Wade.

While...

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