Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Acquisition (Details)

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Acquisition (Details) (USD $)
0 Months Ended 3 Months Ended
Jun. 18, 2014
May 02, 2015
May 03, 2014
Jan. 31, 2015
Fair values of the identifiable assets acquired and liabilities assumed        
Goodwill   $ 893,435,000us-gaap_Goodwill $ 127,098,000us-gaap_Goodwill $ 887,936,000us-gaap_Goodwill
Jos. A. Bank        
Acquisitions        
Percentage of voting rights acquired 100.00%us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionPercentageOfVotingInterestsAcquired
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Cash consideration per share (in dollars per share) $ 65.00us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionSharePrice
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Total consideration 1,800,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationConsiderationTransferred1
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Integration costs   5,800,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationIntegrationRelatedCosts
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Fair values of the identifiable assets acquired and liabilities assumed        
Cash 328,900,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCashAndEquivalents
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Accounts receivable (mainly credit card receivables) 8,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsReceivables
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Inventories 328,800,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedInventory
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Other current assets 56,400,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsOther
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Property and equipment 165,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedPropertyPlantAndEquipment
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Goodwill 768,600,000us-gaap_Goodwill
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Intangible assets 622,200,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedIntangibleAssetsOtherThanGoodwill
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Accounts payable, accrued expenses and other current liabilities (155,400,000)mw_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentLiabilitiesAccountsPayableAndAccruedExpensesAndOther
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Other liabilities (mainly deferred income taxes) (302,800,000)us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedNoncurrentLiabilitiesOther
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Total purchase price 1,820,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredGoodwillAndLiabilitiesAssumedNet
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Less: Cash acquired (328,900,000)us-gaap_CashAcquiredFromAcquisition
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Total purchase price, net of cash acquired 1,491,400,000us-gaap_PaymentsToAcquireBusinessesNetOfCashAcquired
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Unaudited pro forma consolidated financial information        
Total net sales     847,896,000us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaRevenue
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Net earnings attributable to common shareholders     20,197,000us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaNetIncomeLoss
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Net earnings per common share attributable to common shareholders:        
Basic (in dollars per share)     $ 0.42us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionProFormaEarningsPerShareBasic
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Diluted (in dollars per share)     $ 0.42us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionProFormaEarningsPerShareDiluted
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Jos. A. Bank | Preliminary valuation at August 2, 2014        
Fair values of the identifiable assets acquired and liabilities assumed        
Cash 328,900,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCashAndEquivalents
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Accounts receivable (mainly credit card receivables) 7,100,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsReceivables
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Inventories 379,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedInventory
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Other current assets 29,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsOther
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Property and equipment 174,800,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedPropertyPlantAndEquipment
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Goodwill 744,700,000us-gaap_Goodwill
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Intangible assets 621,200,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedIntangibleAssetsOtherThanGoodwill
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Accounts payable, accrued expenses and other current liabilities (177,000,000)mw_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentLiabilitiesAccountsPayableAndAccruedExpensesAndOther
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Other liabilities (mainly deferred income taxes) (288,000,000)us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedNoncurrentLiabilitiesOther
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Total purchase price 1,820,300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredGoodwillAndLiabilitiesAssumedNet
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Less: Cash acquired (328,900,000)us-gaap_CashAcquiredFromAcquisition
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Total purchase price, net of cash acquired 1,491,400,000us-gaap_PaymentsToAcquireBusinessesNetOfCashAcquired
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Jos. A. Bank | Measurement period adjustments        
Fair values of the identifiable assets acquired and liabilities assumed        
Accounts receivable (mainly credit card receivables) 1,200,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsReceivables
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Inventories (50,500,000)us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedInventory
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Other current assets 27,100,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentAssetsOther
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Property and equipment (9,500,000)us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedPropertyPlantAndEquipment
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Goodwill 23,900,000us-gaap_Goodwill
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Intangible assets 1,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedIntangibleAssetsOtherThanGoodwill
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Accounts payable, accrued expenses and other current liabilities 21,600,000mw_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedCurrentLiabilitiesAccountsPayableAndAccruedExpensesAndOther
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Other liabilities (mainly deferred income taxes) (14,800,000)us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedNoncurrentLiabilitiesOther
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Jos. A. Bank | Senior Notes        
Acquisitions        
Amount borrowed 600,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationConsiderationTransferredLiabilitiesIncurred
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Jos. A. Bank | 2014 Credit Facilities | Term Loan        
Acquisitions        
Amount borrowed $ 1,100,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationConsiderationTransferredLiabilitiesIncurred
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