Men's apparel retailer Men's Wearhouse has promoted Mary Beth Blake as president of the company's K&G Fashion discount superstore concept.

She has been K&G's chief merchandising officer since May 2008.

Blake joined Men's Wearhouse from Macy's Midwest Division, where she was the senior vice president, general merchandise manager for men's and children's.

Doug Ewert, Men's Wearhouse president and chief operating officer, said: "As expected, Mary Beth has made significant contributions to enhance our K&G merchandising strategies. We are very pleased with her impact on the business to date and believe her leadership will deliver long term value to the business."