The firm counts Roger Farah as one of three new investors.
The two retailers are now operated separately, but with the same financial backer in Edward Lampert, their fates appear inextricably linked.
An IPO would help SMCP further its global expansion plans.
The report suggested firms microtarget to fit the needs of local consumers.
The new ANF Club card, rolled out in Q1, has 1.7 million members signed up.
It costs more to acquire a user who will register on the app and then actually make a purchase.
The three boxes are being co-branded with Allure magazine.
Amazon and Whole Foods, Wal-Mart and Bonobos: retailer’s largest rivals are getting out their checkbooks.
The company currently operates 80 stores.
The collection includes 40 vintage pieces.
Fine jewelry and watches saw more sales last year than apparel and accessories.