Zahner’s Clothiers is a family owned second generation men’s clothing store begun in 1951 to service the local communities with a blend of dress clothing and casual wear. Today the service area has expanded greatly to include communities east of the Connecticut River to the Massachusetts border.
The product focus has evolved to provide men with a full range of excellent quality products for work and any special occasion. Zahner’s offers suits, tuxedos, sportcoats, dress slacks and shoes and business appropriate casualwear including sweaters, sportshirts and khakis. Everything is presented in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere by professional salespeople and a master tailor.
About the owner: Scott Zahner
Scott grew up in the family business that began in 1951 in the mill town of Rockville. The family business grew and Scott went from stock boy to janitor and then to managing the Boy Scout Department. From there he became the children’s buyer. His next four years (1972-1976) he spent at the University of Connecticut to earn a bachelor’s degree in finance. In 1978 his father, Manny, retired and Scott became part owner assuming full ownership of the business in 1993.