Abercrombie & Fitch Co
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Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co is aiming to remove the logos from its garments on sale in North America by next spring as it f...
| 27 Jul 2015
More than 200 companies have now signed the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh following the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building in Dhaka, which killed more than 1,100 people in 2013.
| 13 Jun 2014
The hiring of Christos Angelides as president of US retailer Abercrombie & Fitch will bring much-needed fast fashion and global retail experience to the company, analysts say, along with a solid background in sourcing.
| 30 May 2014
Struggling Abercrombie & Fitch finally appears to have taken a step in the right direction, after efforts to revitalise its women's wear helped the teen apparel retailer to a better-than-expected first quarter. Next plans in the pipeline are to improve test and react, expand fabric platforming, and lower average unit cost.
| 29 Jan 2014
Abercrombie & Fitch separated the roles of chairman and CEO yesterday (28 January), appointing former Sears boss Arthur Martinez as non-executive chairman, leaving Michael Jeffries with just his CEO title. While some analysts think these changes could prove positive, others believe the teen apparel retailer still has a long way to go in restructuring its business.
| 7 Jan 2015
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co is using the Demandware Commerce platform to power the expansion of its digital retail operations across Asia.
| 9 Dec 2014
Michael Jeffries, the chief executive officer of US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, has announced his intention to retire with immediate effect.
| 3 Dec 2014
US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has cut its full-year outlook and revealed a drop in third-quarter earnings driven by weak traffic, a highly promotional environment and a challenging international business.
| 24 Nov 2014
US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is to open its first stores in Mexico next year as part of a franchise agreement with Grupo AXO.
| 10 Nov 2014
US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch says it expects "modest" erosion in its gross margin rate in the third-quarter, given the highly promotional and challenging environment.
| 16 Oct 2014
Abercrombie & Fitch has hired Fran Horowitz from Ann Inc as president of its Hollister brand.
| 28 Aug 2014
US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has posted earnings that came in ahead of analysts expectations in the second quarter, but weak traffic held back sales.
| 15 Jul 2014
Refinancing plans unveiled by US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch have been viewed as a positive by one analyst, and could improve business stability.
| 10 Apr 2014
US apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has appointed Kohl's EVP of finance, Joanne Crevoiserat, as its CEO.
| 27 Feb 2014
Apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch reported a slump in fourth quarter profit, impacted by a series of charges related to asset impairments and the closure of its Gilly Hicks chain.
| 6 Feb 2014
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has partnered with a new solutions provider as part of its strategy to increase speed to market.
| 31 Jan 2014
In its latest round of management changes, teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has promoted CFO Jonathan Ramsden to the newly-created role of COO.
| 28 Jan 2014
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has separated the roles of chairman and CEO, abandoned its shareholder rights plan, and named three new board members.
| 10 Jan 2014
US apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has upped its full-year earnings guidance based on higher fourth-quarter sales.
| 9 Dec 2013
Abercrombie & Fitch has reworked its contract with CEO Michael Jeffries to see his compensation paid in line with company performance.
| 4 Dec 2013
Abercrombie & Fitch shareholder Engaged Capital has urged the teen apparel retailer to replace CEO Michael Jeffries when his contract expires in February.
| 21 Nov 2013
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co has swung to a third quarter loss on a double-digit drop in sales and costs linked to the restructuring of its Gilly Hicks business.
| 6 Nov 2013
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is to shutter all of its standalone Gilly Hicks stores by the end of the first quarter, as part of a restructure of the underwear brand.
| 11 Sep 2013
Abercrombie & Fitch has extended its contract with GT Nexus to expand its cloud-based supply chain strategy and improve visibility into the movement of orders, payments and goods.
| 22 Aug 2013
US clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch saw second quarter net income slide on weaker traffic and continued softness in the women's business.
| 24 May 2013
US retailer Abercrombie & Fitch saw first quarter net losses narrow despite sales declining as the company faced inventory shortage issues.
| 17 Apr 2013
Abercrombie and Fitch is investigating calls for its clothes to be taken off the shelves in Germany after tests revealed high levels of cancer-causing chemical Benzidine.
| 8 Apr 2013
Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has revealed plans to open flagship stores under its namesake brand in Seoul and Shanghai this year as part of ongoing expansion efforts.
| 27 Feb 2013
Teen clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has promoted Amy Zehrer to executive vice president of stores.
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