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#1199 A conversation with Murray Crane and Zac De Silva – Little Brother for Barkers


It’s taken me a couple of seasons to get my head around the Little Brother for Barkers deal. I’ve mentioned this several times before, but just to reiterate, I worked for Little Brother for two years (2003-2005). Little Brother for Barkers is a profit share setup – Murray Crane designs the collections and owns the company, but Barkers produces and sells the clothing. The first two seasons were conservative. Plain shirts, a couple of hoodies, a casual blazer, some slim pants. The Little Brother offering, but a dumbed down version of it. Now in their third season of a six

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#774 Murray Crane and his ‘Politically Incorrect Job Ad’ on Breakfast


Screengrab /TVNZ Murray Crane – the man behind Little Brother, Gubb and Mackie and Crane Brothers; maker of my upcoming maroon suit; and unabashedly fearsome employer was on TVNZ’s Breakfast this morning talking with Paul Henry about the controversial Help Wanted advertisement he placed on his Crane Brothers blog three weeks ago. Paul Henry (being Paul Henry) took great pride in reading out the entire advert live on air, placing special emphasis on certain words – ‘fabulous, mutter, bitching and moaning, shut up’. He then asked, “Murray are you an arse of an employer?” Besides that though, the interview showed

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