Debra Messing strikes a pose alongside designer Christian Siriano on the red carpet while attending the American Apparel & Footwear Association’s 2016 American Image Awards held on Tuesday (May 24) in New York City. The 47-year-old actress was joined by Dr. Mike (aka Mikhail Varshavski), Orange Is The New Black‘s Jackie Cruz, as well as [...]
It’s a miracle. American Eagle Outfitters reported a spectacular first quarter in contrast to other teen apparel retailers that are failing and closing their doors. It may be good locations but I think it is also good merchandising and excellent marketing that sets this company apart. American Eagle reported first quarter [...]
Gap is falling apart. The apparel company reported yet another quarter of dismal results, for both the parent company and subsidiaries Banana Republic and Old Navy. For the first quarter of fiscal 2016, Gap Inc.'s comparable sales were down 5%, compared to down 4% this time last year. Gap Inc. Show More Summary
American Giant is on a mission to bring manufacturing back to the US, one clothing item at a time. The apparel company that created what New York Times technology columnist Farhad Manjoo once dubbed the "greatest hoodie ever made" has...Show More Summary
American Apparel is soliciting ideas through a crowdsourcing campaign for products that are made in the U.S. The Los Angeles-based company, which recently announced that it might start outsourcing some manufacturing to another U.S. clothing maker, is asking vendors to submit proposals for U.S.-made...
Teen retailer Aeropostale, a company once seen as a competitor to Abercrombie & Fitch, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, listing assets of $354 million and liabilities of $390 million. The company experienced an atrocious fiscal 2015,...Show More Summary
The General Brotherhood of American Apparel Workers (GBWAA), a union for garment workers at American Apparel’s southern California manufacturing facilities—one of which, its downtown Los Angeles location, is the largest garment-making...Show More Summary
Under Armour is a popular American athletic apparel brand that sells clothing athletes and struggle-athletes love. Uncle Martian is not...yet. Read more...
Dov Charney, the founder of American Apparel, is eyeing South-Central Los Angeles as the site of his new apparel company. Charney, who was ousted from American Apparel in 2014, said downtown Los Angeles has become too expensive to start a business. He said he'd rather be in a place with more diversity...
Last week, American Apparel CEO Paula Schneider announced a round of layoffs as a part of a manufacturing “redesign” for the struggling company, which recently emerged from bankruptcy; she also hinted that the company may begin outsourcing the manufacturing of some garments to other parts of the country. Show More Summary
Additionally, some items may no longer be manufactured in Los Angeles
(Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer American Apparel Llc is laying off hundreds of workers as it overhauls its production process, which could include outsourcing part of its production to another U.S. manufacturer, the Los Angeles Times reported on Tuesday. Show More Summary
American Apparel is laying off hundreds of workers as it retools its production process — including possibly outsourcing the production of some clothing to another U.S. manufacturer. "If we do decide to produce some pieces out-of-house, they will still be American-made," Chief Executive Paula Schneider...
This article was originally written for and published by The Fashion Law and edited by The Fashion Law founder/editor-in-chief, Julie Zerbo. The Retail Sector: American Apparel Launches One-Hour Delivery Service (The Fashion Law) The...Show More Summary
THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS was Wes Craven's last producing credit - is it worthy? Read more...
Today, HRC and Equality NC, the state organization working to secure equal rights and justice for LGBT North Carolinians, announced that executives from Hyatt, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Northrop Grumman, American Apparel, Qualcomm,...Show More Summary
Say what you want about American Apparel's infamously raunchy history with models, but it's hard not to gawk at the brand's lesser known beauties. Meet Honey. She's fierce, confident and wants to eat a mysterious thing she found in the grass before you notice. Show More Summary
By Subrat Patnaik (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer American Apparel Llc has named the former head of handbag retailer Liz Claiborne Inc as chairman of its new board of directors, according to a letter to the company's wholesale customers obtained by Reuters. Show More Summary
Los Angeles clothier American Apparel Inc., which emerged from bankruptcy protection last month, overhauled its board and appointed a former chief executive of Liz Claiborne as its chairman. Paul R. Charron is joining the seven-seat board along with two other retail veterans, according to a letter...
American Apparel announced a partnership with Postmates on Monday, which promises on-demand delivery service to U.S. customers within one hour. SEE ALSO: Dov Charney's new clothing company sounds just like American Apparel American Apparel will deliver a lineup of over 50 items from its Basics line, from thongs to bodysuits to glitter leotards. Show More Summary