24 May 2013
Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale has swung to a second-quarter loss, after it was forced to increase promotions to clear inventory due to unseasonably cool weather.
29 April 2013
Former Aeropostale executive vice president and chief merchandising officer Christopher Finazzo has been convicted of defrauding the company and taking more than US$25m in kickbacks from a key vendor.
27 March 2013
Aeropostale has failed in a bid to dismiss a lawsuit accusing the US retailer of defrauding shareholders in 2011 by hiding problems with excess inventory and weak sales, which hit its share price.
15 March 2013
Casual apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc has ended the year with "disappointing" fourth-quarter and full-year results, after being hit by impairment charges and falling same-store sales.
6 February 2013
Aeropostale president Michael Cunningham is to retire from the teen clothing retailer next month, the company has revealed.
18 January 2013
US teen fashion retailer Aeropostale is working to improve its fashion credentials after recording a "disappointing" holiday season.
8 January 2013
Singapore-based apparel company Ocean Sky is set to be acquired by Luen Thai Holdings for US$55m.
29 November 2012
US clothing retailer Aeropostale said third quarter earnings were slightly ahead of guidance as sales rose and margins improved.
26 November 2012
A record 247m shoppers visited US stores and websites over Black Friday weekend, up from 226m last year, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF).
23 November 2012
US retailers are pulling out all the stops to lure shoppers in-store and online this weekend, kicking off the holiday shopping season by opening their doors early on Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving.
20 November 2012
A number of major clothing brands have been accused of "fuelling modern-day slavery" through their failure to address child and forced labour in their supply chains, according to a report released by the Not For Sale campaign.
14 November 2012
Teen clothing retailer Aeropostale has acquired online apparel and footwear business GoJane.com as it looks to drive e-commerce growth.
12 October 2012
Teen retailer The Wet Seal has appointed Lynda Davey as chairman following the resignation of Hal Kahn and three other directors.
25 September 2012
Teen fashion retailer The Wet Seal Inc is has urged its shareholders to reject efforts by dissident investor Clinton Group to replace experienced board members - and says it has taken "positive steps" to address their concerns.
30 August 2012
Analysts are forecasting a mixed bag of back-to-school sales this year, with the stagnant economy expected to weigh on demand for apparel and footwear, but falling cotton prices, promotions and tax holidays likely to provide some respite. As usual there will be winners and losers, but which retailers are likely to fare best in their second biggest selling season of the year? Katie Smith reports.
23 August 2012
Dissident stockholder Clinton Group is persisting in its calls for change at troubled teen fashion retailer The Wet Seal, proposing five new board members for the company.
23 August 2012
US teen clothing retailer Aeropostale has appointed former Bebe Stores president Emilia Fabricant as executive vice president.
17 August 2012
A soft start to the back-to-school season coupled with promotions in its core basics business have contributed to a disappointing second quarter for teen clothing retailer Aeropostale.
3 August 2012
Teen clothing retailer Aeropostale has cut its second-quarter earnings forecast on the back of lower than expected sales and margins.
31 July 2012
With apparel manufacturing operations bridging the Dominican Republic and neighbouring Haiti, Grupo M's co-production model is an exemplary example of trade preferences in action. Here company founder and president Fernando Capellán tells just-style about the opportunities that lie ahead.
10 July 2012
Dominican Republic apparel maker Grupo M is teaming up with Los Angeles based premium laundry and finisher Blue River Denim to upscale the finishes of denim, twill and knit products coming out of its DR/Haiti co-production model.
18 May 2012
US retailer Aeropostale saw first-quarter net income drop as it recorded weaker margins and flat same-store sales.
18 May 2012
New York & Co has promoted Christine Munnelly from senior vice president of merchandising to executive vice president of merchandising.
9 March 2012
US clothing retailer Aeropostale saw fourth-quarter earnings plummet by 68.8% as expenses rose and sales fell.
6 February 2012
Teen clothing retailer Aeropostale Inc has named Karin Hirtler-Garvey as the new chairman of the board following the resignation of Julian Geiger who has taken up an executive post in another industry.
6 January 2012
Retail software specialist Maple Lake plans to increase its presence in Australia and the Pacific Rim after completing a deal to acquire Satori Planning Pty, its former distributor in the region.
1 December 2011
Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale's third-quarter profit dropped 58.8% after being hit by high promotional levels on the back of falling consumer confidence.
16 November 2011
Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale plans to open its first stores in Turkey after signing a licensing agreement with the FiBA Group.
1 November 2011
Retail software specialist Maple Lake has launched a new and improved version of its QuickAssortment merchandise planning solution.
22 September 2011
Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc has opened up its online shopping to consumers in more than 90 countries worldwide in a move that further expands the reach of its brand.