Exclusive: Inside The Bitter Clash That Led To The Surprise Ouster Of American Eagle's CEO
Robert Hanson's abrupt firing in January after less than two years on the job came as a shock to employees and followers of American Eagle. Current and former employees tell BuzzFeed the decision was born out of friction with the old guard, who balked at the very changes they brought him on to make.
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.