steins & co is named in honor of Stein’s America’s Greatest Clothiers, which was founded by Jason’s great-grandfather, Joseph, after immigrating to the U.S. to escape the pogroms in Eastern Europe. AGC became one of the largest menswear retailers in America, with 91 stores, before being acquired by Richman Brothers in 1959.


Joseph Stein with his friend Albert Einstein, who frequently wore Stein’s suits