Menswear retailer Casual Male Retail Group Inc has posted a third quarter net loss of $1.2 million, widened from a net loss of $300,000 in the same period of 2002.

The Massachusetts-based company has also reported a net loss of $3.3m for the first nine months of the year, compared to a net loss of $15m for the same period last year.

Casual Male is the retail brand operator of Casual Male Big & Tall, Levi's/Dockers Outlet by Designs and Ecko Unltd outlet stores, and oversees the George Foreman Signature Collection and Comfort Zone brands.