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Abercrombie Is Finally Over Its Bizarre Obsession With Abs

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Hiscott | Posted 05.22.2014 | Business

They've taken the abs out of Abercrombie & Fitch. In an interview with Bloomberg News published Thursday, the company's CEO Mike Jeffries noted a n...

9 CEOs With The Worst Reputations

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre and Vince Calio | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business

A good manager understands the contribution of his or her employees. In return, managers often receive the respect of their workers. And indeed, more ...

Abercrombie CEO Mike Jeffries Loses His Job As Chairman

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2014 | Business

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co said it separated the roles of chairman and chief executive officer and abandoned a pl...

Dear Abercrombie: Thank You for Allowing Us 'Fat, Uncool' Kids to Buy Your Clothing Online

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Tony Posnanski

The best part of this, that very few people caught, is that they are for now only going to sell the "plus-size" clothing online. Not at the stores. Apparently, Abercrombie has standards. The "fat, uncool" women cannot go into the stores. They can shop online, where they belong.

Kim Bhasin

Furious Investor Calls For New Abercrombie CEO

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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?

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...

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...

Abercrombie & Fitch: Sorry!

Posted 05.23.2013 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch has apologized, again. In recent weeks, the retailer has seen its brand's popularity plummet after Business Insider resurfaced ...

One Valiant Teen Advocate Emerges From The Abercrombie & Fitch Drama

Greg Archer | Posted 08.08.2013 | Impact
Greg Archer

The power of one person can affect the many. And if you're doubting it, just turn your attention to Cali Linstrom, the 17-year-old high school student who, this week, addressed Abercrombie & Fitch executives in person in the aftermath of last week's significant protest.

#FitchTheHomeless Campaign Is Well-Intentioned but Sends the Wrong Message

Sinead Chilton | Posted 07.22.2013 | Impact
Sinead Chilton

Mr. Karber clearly has good intentions with his #FitchTheHomeless campaign. He is arguing that defining beauty and coolness in such a narrow way is exclusionary and insulting to people who think differently.

PHOTOS: This Is The Best Response To Abercrombie CEO Mike Jeffries We've Seen Yet

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.23.2013 | Style

We're sure we don't have to remind you about the Abercrombie & Fitch's CEO's not-so-popular preference for selling his clothes exclusively to "cool," ...

Why Homeless People Really Don't Need Abercrombie Clothing

Posted 05.17.2013 | Impact

By Jamie Utt, The Good Men Project The internet is in agreement: Fuck Abercrombie & Fitch. The collective outrage has produced some fantastic re...

Ambercrombie & Fitch Headquarters Protest Called Off

Darryl Roberts | Posted 07.17.2013 | Business
Darryl Roberts

This coming Monday May 20th, a HUGE protest was planned outside of the Abercrombie & Fitch headquarters in New Albany, Ohio.

LOOK: This Is What Happens To A Brand When Its CEO Hates On 'Fat' People

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business

Abercrombie and Fitch? More like Abercrombie and Ditch. The apparel retailer has seen its reputation nosedive over the past two weeks since controv...