American Eagle May Shine Brightest In "Post-Apocalyptic Future Of Teen Retail," Analysts Say
Investment bank Jefferies sent clients a note Friday titled "Teenage Wasteland: Assessing the Post-Apocalyptic Future of Teen Retail." According to its survey of more than 1,000 teens, American Eagle has more "brand relevance" than rivals Aeropostale and Abercrombie & Fitch.
Abercrombie Investor Wages Public Fight To Replace Five Directors
"This public nomination follows the failure of weeks of private outreach to the board to arrive at a negotiated settlement," Engaged Capital said in a statement Thursday. Update: Abercrombie says it “will review Engaged Capital’s director nominations as part of its normal process and will present its recommendation with respect to the election of directors in its proxy statement.”
Exclusive: The Hairstyles Abercrombie Has Deemed "Unacceptable"
Abercrombie, the teen retailer for which image is everything, has very specific guidelines for employees' hair. A source tells BuzzFeed they have been enforced strictly recently, adding to the pressure of the brand's "Look Policy Guidelines" on store associates.
Exclusive: Abercrombie Execs Troubled By Involvement Of CEO's Partner
Matthew Smith, the life partner of Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Michael Jeffries, wields as much power and influence as any executive at the publicly traded company. Only problem is, he isn't employed by and holds no official role at A&F, which has raised corporate governance concerns among company executives.