American retailing’s monthly same-store sales reporting ritual is about to get hit by a case of empty-nest syndrome.
Following reports on January sales this Thursday, the list of retailers participating in the comparable-store routine will get three companies shorter when the three A’s of teen retailing — Abercrombie & Fitch Co., American Eagle Outfitters Inc. and Aéropostale Inc. — end their participation.
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