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Kim Bhasin

The Big Problem With Abercrombie's Employee Dress Code

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Interview With 2013 L'Oréal Women in Digital Award Winner, Heather Marie

Lisa Chau | Posted 11.17.2013 | Technology
Lisa Chau

Heather Marie is the CEO and Founder of 72Lux, Inc., a technology company creating a shoppable layer across digital content. Previously, she was member on the founding team at Affinity Labs, a digital media company based in San Francisco.

Ex-Abercrombie Employee Fired For Wearing Hijab Scores Big Win

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.12.2013 | Business

A judge ruled that Abercrombie & Fitch violated federal law when the company fired a Muslim worker at one of its Hollister stores for refusing to take...

New Girl in Town

Jane Buckingham | Posted 11.05.2013 | Los Angeles
Jane Buckingham

Her name is Brandy Melville, and if you haven't heard about her yet, you certainly will be soon. Brandy Melville is the latest in teen girl fashion obsessions, besting retailers like Abercrombie, H&M, and even Forever 21 for share of mind and pocket for the young consumer.

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...

Teens Are Dumping Abercrombie

Reuters | Posted 10.22.2013 | Business

(Adds Aeropostale results and CEO comment, more information on Abercrombe, paragraphs 3, 4, 23) By Phil Wahba and Dhanya Skariachan ...

Judge Rules Hollister To Make Big Change

AP | Posted 10.17.2013 | Business

DENVER (AP) — An advocacy group for the disabled says a federal judge is giving Hollister Co. until Jan. 1, 2017, to modify the entrances of its sto...

Abercrombie Plans Spurring Protests

CNBC | Katrina Bishop | Posted 08.07.2013 | Business

CNBC: Plans by Abercrombie & Fitch to open a children's store on London's Savile Row have come under fire again from local tailors determined to ...

Abercrombie In Hot Water Again

Reuters | Chine Labbe | Posted 07.25.2013 | Business

PARIS (Reuters) - France's official human rights watchdog said on Wednesday it was investigating Abercrombie & Fitch Co over concerns the U.S. clothi...

Clothing Company Fights Back Against 'Swifties'

Huffington Post | David Winograd | Posted 07.17.2013 | Small Business

Internet retailer Bad Kids Clothing is the most recent business to fall victim to the fury of Taylor Swift fans. But instead of acquiescing to the sel...

Abercrombie CEO REALLY Hates This Color

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.10.2013 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries reportedly hates the color black so much that he refuses to carry it in his store or let employees wear it. Ever...

Misplaced Indignation

Laura Merriman | Posted 09.08.2013 | Business
Laura Merriman

If U.S. consumers can get riled up enough about Abercrombie & Fitch's lack of plus sizes to create a public relations crisis, why doesn't the death of over a thousand Bangladeshi mothers, daughters, fathers, and sons create a similar public outcry?

Abercrombie T-Shirt Had Taylor Swift Fans Up In Arms

Huffington Post | David Winograd | Posted 06.20.2013 | Business

Apparently Abercrombie & Fitch is more concerned about offending Taylor Swift fans than it is about angering overweight people. Buzzfeed reported...

Hunter Stuart

Abercrombie Failing To Show Fired Woman's Headscarf Hurt Sales: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch is having a hard time proving in court that the Muslim headscarf worn by an employee who was fired in 2010 hurt the clothing compa...

Jillian Berman

Abercrombie Anti-Bullying Campaign 'Not Enough,' Critics Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch is making efforts to respond to critics’ claims that the brand excludes certain shoppers by sponsoring an anti-bullying campaign...

Kim Bhasin

Here's What Happens When Protesters Stand Up To Abercrombie

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 06.05.2013 | Business

Heather Arnet was escorted into the Abercrombie & Fitch headquarters in New Albany, Ohio, flanked by her contingent of 16 teenage girls. It was late 2...

A&F 'Larger' Female Employees Had To Wear Men's Clothes To Work?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.31.2013 | Women

After weeks of controversy regarding Abercrombie & Fitch's limited clothing sizes for women, its CEO's disdain for customers that aren't "cool kids" a...

A&F: Exclusive or Exclusionary?

Robin Lewis | Posted 07.31.2013 | Business
Robin Lewis

How and why did a little "spark" in the news seven years ago become a conflagration today?

My Breakup Letter to Forever 21

Fernie Tiflis | Posted 07.31.2013 | Style
Fernie Tiflis

I have loved you since the day I met you. I met you about 10 years ago, and for a while, I only had eyes for you. But you changed. And it's time for us to part ways.

Why You Shouldn't Get Caught Up In 'Body Size'

Marsha Pinto | Posted 07.29.2013 | Teen
Marsha Pinto

Girls get caught up in how others rate them and often lose their own selves in an obsession for perfection. A simple number on a scale can automatically categorize a girl into large vs. petite or cool vs. uncool, but do these numbers really tell you who you are?

Donny Deutsch Unloads On Abercrombie CEO

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business

Longtime advertising executive and television personality Donny Deutsch just joined the long list of Mike Jeffries haters. Deutsch, chairman of ad...

Should We Forgive Abercrombie?

This article was written by teen reporters from The Mash, a weekly publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools. By Kasey Carlson, Whitney Y...

Abercrombie Announces Plummeting Sales Amid Controversy

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.24.2013 | Business

Abercrombie and Fitch suddenly has much bigger problems to deal with than an overly-opinionated CEO. The retailer announced Friday that U.S. sales...

Greg Karber's #FitchTheHomeless Campaign Is Well-intentioned but Sends the Wrong Message

Matt Raab | Posted 07.23.2013 | Impact
Matt Raab

Homelessness is profoundly complicated. People experiencing homelessness are not all in the same situation for the same reason.

Rethinking Fast Fashion After Bangladesh

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 07.23.2013 | World
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Bianca Brooks I’ve always had a deep love for fashion. I celebrate fashion week like it’s a holiday. But earlier this year, I realized ...