Hugo Boss is a German luxury fashion and apparel house founded by German fashion designer and entrepreneur, Hugo Boss in 1924.
Established in Metzingen, Germany, Hugo Boss started his company producing jackets, shirts, raincoats, sportswear and work clothing. During the 1930s, the company expanded by creating uniforms for the Hitler Youth, the SA, the SS, the postal office, rail employees and the Armed forces of Germany.
Today, Hugo Boss has created several fashion lines under two divisions, Hugo and Boss.
The Hugo brand is known for creating high-end menswear for elegant men while the Boss brand focused on creating modern clothing for today’s busy men. The company worked with Procter & Gamble to create fragrances. Their highly successful debut fragrance, Boss Number One for Men, was launched in 1985.