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Why the Supreme Court's Abercrombie Decision Is a Game Changer for Sikh-Americans

Gurjot Kaur | Posted 06.03.2015 | Religion
Gurjot Kaur

On Monday, Abercrombie & Fitch faced a major defeat in its interpretation of religious discrimination law and employees of faith, especially visibly religious minorities, breathed a collective sigh of relief.

What It Was REALLY Like Working As An Abercrombie 'Model'

Alicia Cook | Posted 06.28.2015 | Women
Alicia Cook

To think that Abercrombie "got away" with celebrating everyone being "the same" in a very diverse world for this long is astounding.

Abercrombie Religious Discrimination Case Less Than Cool For Supreme Court, Sikh Americans

Gurjot Kaur | Posted 05.02.2015 | Religion
Gurjot Kaur

If the Supreme Court imposes stringent notice requirements on job applicants and employees, it will set the clock back on religious rights in the workplace by decades. Employers will be able to duck their heads into the sand any time a visibly religious Sikh, Muslim or Jew walks in.

Businessweek's Abercrombie Cover Is Really... Something

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 01.22.2015 | Business

This week's Businessweek cover is really something. The cover goes along with the magazine's latest feature, "The Aging of Abercrombie & Fitch...

Kim Bhasin

Nothing Seems To Be Working For Abercrombie & Fitch | Kim Bhasin | Posted 12.04.2014 | Business

Teens once flocked to Abercrombie, lured by the perceived coolness of the A&F name and trademark moose logo. But the retailer was slow to adapt when fashion trends shifted and customers began shunning logos.

Abercrombie Is Fired Up About Global Warming | Posted 11.19.2014 | Hawaii

With two weeks left in office, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie has the future of the planet in mind. He hosted an intimate event Monday evening at W...

Even More Trouble For Abercrombie

AP | Posted 01.07.2015 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Abercrombie & Fitch is still having trouble getting teens to buy its clothing. Sales fell by more than expected i...

Kim Bhasin

Abercrombie's Religious Headscarf Battle Heads To Supreme Court | Kim Bhasin | Posted 10.03.2014 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch's stringent dress code has come under fire from employees who say they were barred from wearing religious items while at work. Now...

Kim Bhasin

Abercrombie & Fitch Is Getting Rid Of Logos On Its Clothes | Kim Bhasin | Posted 08.28.2014 | Business

Soon, that Hollister logo sweatshirt might be a collector's item. Abercrombie & Fitch, which owns Hollister along with its namesake chain, announc...

Hanabusa Holds Slight Lead Over Schatz In Hawaii's Democratic Primary

Civil Beat | Nick Grube | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics

U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa is leading U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz in the Democratic primary race to replace the late U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye. Early e...

Primary Stunner For Hawaii Dems

AP | CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 10.09.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — In a stunning defeat for an incumbent, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie was unseated by a fellow Democrat in Saturday's primary election...

Kim Bhasin

The Man Who Made Abercrombie & Fitch Less White Just Quit | Kim Bhasin | Posted 07.10.2014 | Business

The man who made Abercrombie & Fitch's workforce less dominated by whites and men has quit the company. He will be replaced by a woman. Todd Corley...

Kim Bhasin

Why Abercrombie's Smell Makes You Anxious | Kim Bhasin | Posted 05.30.2014 | Business

The cologne stench is less powerful at Abercrombie & Fitch than it used to be, but the stores still kind of stink. This may be making customers anxiou...

Abercrombie Extends CEO's Contract Over Shareholder's Complaints

Reuters | Posted 12.09.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co said it will extend Chief Executive Mike Jeffries contract by a year, days after ...

Kim Bhasin

Furious Investor Calls For New Abercrombie CEO | Kim Bhasin | Posted 12.03.2013 | Business

An activist investor says the replacement of Abercrombie & Fitch Chief Executive Officer Mike Jeffries is "not just needed, but absolutely required." ...

Abercrombie Continues To Struggle

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Teen clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co, struggling to keep up with the fast-changing tastes of young shoppers, reported a ...

Abercrombie Closes Its Chain Of Lingerie Stores You Never Heard Of

Posted 11.06.2013 | Style

It's not looking good for Abercrombie & Fitch -- that is, if anyone is even looking. A&F announced today that it is closing Gilly Hicks, a chain o...

Abercrombie Will No Longer Shun 'Fat' People

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

* To gradually stop promotions * Plans to sell shoes, accessories * Shares slump as much as 13.6 pct (Adds American ...

Abercrombie Is In Big Trouble

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

(Corrects paragraph 12 to change Cowen analyst's surname to Kernan, from Karnan) Nov 6 (Reuters) - Abercrombie & Fitch Co's shares...

Abercrombie Clothes 'Designed To Be Widely Offensive On Purpose,' Says Former Employee

Posted 10.10.2013 | Style

At this point, it's safe to say that most people don't consider Abercrombie & Fitch the most desirable place to work. But the horror stories aren't ov...

Abercrombie Scores Big Win In Hijab Case

AP | Posted 10.02.2013 | Business

TULSA, Okla. -- TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A federal appeals court has dismissed claims by an Oklahoma woman who says she was not hired by retailer Abercro...

WATCH: Abercrombie Tries To Convince Teens It's Still Cool

Posted 09.24.2013 | Style

If you've seen the awesomely weird viral video for "What Does the Fox Say?" by Norwegian comedy duo Ylvis, you know better than to ever ask that quest...

Kim Bhasin

Abercrombie To Modify Controversial Look Policy | Kim Bhasin | Posted 11.23.2013 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to revise its "Look Policy," the strict dress code in place for its store employees, as part of a settlement in two rel...

Kim Bhasin

The Big Problem With Abercrombie's Employee Dress Code | Kim Bhasin | Posted 09.19.2013 | Business

Anna Zakhlyebayeva arrived for her first day of work at a Hollister store in Olympia, Wash., wearing a navy blue Hollister tank top, dark Hollister je...

University Considers Giving Naming Rights To Abercrombie & Fitch

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.27.2013 | College

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees will vote Friday on a proposal to name its expanded medical center's emergency department after retailer A...