ByJosh Arnold: The ongoing saga of American Apparel (APP) has been an entertaining one to watch from the sidelines both as an investor and an interested observer. As we all know APP has subjected itself to some interesting events inShow More Summary
Behind the faded coral walls of American Apparel's downtown L.A. factory, a seventh-floor corner office sits locked with the shade pulled low.
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Adding one woman to its board isn't likely to bring about substantial change. The post After Firing CEO Over Sexual Harassment Charges, American Apparel Adds One Woman To Its Board appeared first on ThinkProgress.
As the first, and only, woman on the troubled company's board, there is added pressure on Colleen Brown to represent the female point of view.
Remember last week's story about the woman who was kicked out of a Philadelphia public swimming pool (and driven away via mockery at another) for wearing an American Apparel bikini that—to paraphrase Mel Horowitz—LOOKS LIKE UNDAH-WEAH? Well, there's a happy ending (I guess, if you like American Apparel bikinis), courtesy of the American Apparel corporation. Read more...
And Essie is launching a vending machine.
The board of American Apparel, which suspended its controversial CEO Dov Charney on June 18, is about to look very different. In a regulatory filing Wednesday, the company announced a new slate of directors for its board that will take effect Aug. 2. The four new directors, in combination with two independent co-chairmen who will remain on the […]
A month after its founder Dov Charney was suspended for misconduct, American Apparel has appointed new directors to its board, and for the first time one of them is a woman. Read more...
Given its history, you might not be surprised to learn that American Apparel has never had a woman on its board. That changed yesterday when the company appointed Colleen Brown as its first-ever director. Brown — formerly the CEO of Fisher Communications, a television and radio conglomerate — is one... More »
American Apparel Inc. is getting some female supervision.
American Apparel body and top; American Apparel shirt, Bill + Mar dress; Paul and Joe jacket, vintage T-shirt, Urban Outfitters dungarees PHOTOGRAPHER: CHARLOTTE RUTHERFORD STYLIST: BETH RIVETT Art Direction: Kylie Griffiths Producer:...Show More Summary
Last week's agreement to save the retailer has done nothing to quell dissension in the ranks.
A Philadelphia barista and water sports enthusiast says she was ridiculed by staff and, eventually, banned from swimming at two public pools for wearing a swimsuit that looked like "a bra and panties." It was, in fact, an American Apparel...Show More Summary
Standard General came to American Apparel’s (APP) rescue last week with a $25 million financing deal, although the role that ousted CEO Dov Charney would play remained unclear, and the hedge fund refused to endorse or denounce him. While it may be surprising that it took so long for the controversial founder to be booted [...]
By BiggerCapital: Board of Directors American Apparel, Inc. 747 Warehouse Street Los Angeles, California 90021 Dear Members of the Board of American Apparel: The Bigger Capital Fund, LP, Bachelier, LLC and the Bigger Family are significant shareholders of American Apparel, Inc. Show More Summary
The scandal over the ouster of Dov Charney from American Apparel shows the consequences of confidentiality agreements, Steven Davidoff Solomon writes in the Deal Professor.
I asked my friend Ryan Holiday, director of marketing at American Apparel and author of The Obstacle Is The Way, to take photos and write about the stuff he takes on trips. Take a look at Cool Tools.