Business

Retail Foot Traffic Tiptoes Back

clock August 18, 2017Evan Clark

Accessories

Heeling Power: Shoes Kicking at High, Low End

clock August 18, 2017Natalie Theodosi

Fashion

Vegas Serves as Reminder of an Industry in Transition

clock August 17, 2017Kari Hamanaka and Marcy Medina

Abercrombie & Fitch

The runway feature at select Abercrombie stores.

Retail

Abercrombie Is Testing a ‘Refresh’ Concept Store

The refresh concept is aimed at updating select existing stores.

clock August 3, 2017Vicki M. Young

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8840628b)A store window reflects a street scene at an Abercrombie & Fitch store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Abercrombie & Fitch Company reports earnings, Thursday, May 25, 2017Earns Abercrombie Fitch, New York, USA - 22 May 2017

Retail

Abercrombie Looking to Alibaba for Sales in China

The retailer is set to launch on Tmall later this month.

clock July 20, 2017Kali Hays

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Abercrombie Calls Off Sale Process, Doubts About Turnaround Remain

Abercrombie seen as having a tough road ahead as it tries to regain its mojo.

clock July 11, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Abercrombie Shares Drop After Sale Talks End

The company said its board decided the best path for the company was continued execution of its business plan.

clock July 10, 2017Vicki M. Young

American Apparel shop on Oxford Street closed down and empty.American Apparel shop closed down on Oxford Street, London, UK. - 26 Dec 2016.

Financial

Which Retailers Are Closing Stores in 2017

From American Apparel to Macy’s, retailers of all stripes have been suffering lately and closing stores.

clock July 5, 2017Evan Clark

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Fashion Scoops

Abercrombie Brand to Reenter Hong Kong Market

The company will roll out it new brand prototype store domestically with five additional locations.

clock June 29, 2017Vicki M. Young

Retail

NRF Hires Former Express Executive

An industry under duress makes key hire from the front line.

clock June 22, 2017Sharon Edelson

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8840628b)A store window reflects a street scene at an Abercrombie & Fitch store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Abercrombie & Fitch Company reports earnings, Thursday, May 25, 2017Earns Abercrombie Fitch, New York, USA - 22 May 2017

Financial

Expectations Slip as Abercrombie Auction Looms

American Eagle and Cerberus are seen making a combined offer, with Sycamore playing the field and looking also to Express and BCBG.

clock June 8, 2017Allison Collins and Evan Clark

HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALESMandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN F KENNEDY PRESIDENTIAL/REX/Shutterstock (8842135a)John F. KennedyJohn F. Kennedy 100th birthday anniversary, Johns Island, USA - 12 Aug 1962A handout photo made available by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library shows US President John F. Kennedy at the helm of the United States Coast Guard boat 'Manitou' while sailing off the coast of Johns Island, Maine, USA, 12 August 1962 (issued on 26 May 2017). The former President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated at the age of 46 on 22 November 1963, will have his 100th birthday observed at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on 29 May 2017. Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts on 29 May 1917.

Lifestyle

Remembering JFK’s ‘Effortless’ Style 100 Years After His Birth

President John F. Kennedy’s casual New England look has influenced generations.

clock May 29, 2017Andrew Nodell

A line at Hollister.

Retail

Abercrombie’s Growing Pains Continue

Denim showed significant strength in the quarter at the Hollister brand.

clock May 25, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Financial

Abercrombie Posts Wider Q1 Loss, But Revenues Beat Estimates

Hollister comps were up 3%, but Abercrombie’s were down 10%.

clock May 25, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Abercrombie Could Post a Q1 EPS Loss Greater Than Expected

The consensus estimate pegs Q1’s net loss at 70 cents a share, on sales of $651 million.

clock May 24, 2017Vicki M. Young

Hollister has better social engagement with customers than its older sibling, Abercrombie.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Analysts Not Keen on Possible Strategic Takeover at Abercrombie

Analysts say strategic buyers tend to have difficulty merging specialty retailers.

clock May 11, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Abercrombie, Lululemon and Deckers Spur M&A Interest

Abercrombie said there’s “no assurance” any discussions will lead to a definitive agreement.

clock May 11, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Abercrombie Next Takeover Target?

The company is evolving its core Abercrombie brand with a more grown-up focus.

clock May 10, 2017Vicki M. Young

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