No ur the fu*king stupid a.ss. The brand is name Ralph Lauren, not polo. Ralph Lauren does have a polo collection, but polo is not the name of the brand. Many different manufactures make polo shirts.
Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE: RL) is an upscale American lifestyle company and fashion retailer founded by American designer Ralph Lauren. The company focuses on high-end clothes for men and women, as well as accessories, footwear, fragrances, home (bedding, towels) and housewares; presents media content of its lifestyle; and it also runs a line of restaurants. Widely recognized for its Polo Ralph Lauren flagship label
, RL Corporation also manages several other brands, based on the Ralph Lauren concept.
Under the Ralph Lauren umbrella:
: Polo Ralph Lauren
, Black Label, Purple Label, RLX, RRL, Denim & Supply; and there is also Big & Tall, Golf sportswear (launched in 1998), and Tennis sportswear.
"POLO Ralph Lauren" is the full name of ONE OF THE BRANDS owned by Ralph Lauren. People a.ssociate Polo style shirts with the BRAND "Polo Ralph Lauren" and call them "Polo" for short. How else can it be explained to you simple minded fu*ks? Brand, Line, whatever you want to call it, it is still the full name of one of his brands.