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Old Navy Changes Policy For Plus-Size Returns, Adding Customer Panel To Make Better Clothes

A couple weeks back we told you about a petition asking Old Navy why it charges significantly more for plus-size women’s clothing but the largest men’s apparel is the same price as the mediums and smalls. The retailer explained to us that its women’s items are specially designed while the menswear is just larger versions of the same items, but … [More]

Old Navy Responds To Consumer Backlash Over Charging Plus Size Women More, But Doesn’t Change Prices

Old Navy will now allow in-store returns on plus size clothes and will convene a customer feedback panel. The post Old Navy Responds To Consumer Backlash Over Charging Plus Size Women More, But Doesn’t Change Prices appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Gap Revenue Misses Estimate

(Reuters) - Apparel retailer Gap Inc reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, hurt by a 5.5 percent fall in the U.S. sales of its namesake brand. The company, which also owns the Banana Republic and Old Navy brands, said net sales fell slightly to $3.97 billion in the third quarter from $3.98 billion from a year earlier. Show More Summary

Jim Webb Wanted to Punch George W. Bush. Now He Wants His Old Job.

Jim Webb is running for president. The former secretary of the navy and Virginia senator launched a presidential exploratory committee on Thursday, becoming the first Democrat to formally dip his toe in the 2016 waters. Webb explained...Show More Summary

ESPN Radio Host Hurls Harsh Insult at Plus-Size Women

Post by Liz Alterman. Plus-size women have a lot to be angry about this week. First, it was discovered that popular retailer Old Navy has been charging bigger women as much as $15 more than their slimmer counterparts for a pair of jeans. Show More Summary

Angry Customers Say Old Navy is Sizest and Sexist

Women looking for plus-size clothing from Old Navy are going to have to search for it online, and they’ll have to pay more for it than they would for items that are not plus-size. This discrepancy has many angry shoppers claiming sizeism and sexism. Why sexism? The cost mark-up doesn’t appear in men’s clothing. The [...]

Why is Old Navy charging more for plus-size clothes?

It turns out that when you mark up online prices by $15 or more, your customers get pretty mad.

Women's Plus-Size Jeans Cost More at Old Navy; Men's Don't

Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Krystal Steinmetz Plus-size women's jeans at Old Navy (GPS) cost up to $15 more per pair than smaller sizes. But that's not the case for men's jeans. Regardless of size, Old Navy's jeans...Show More Summary

There Will Be No Kardashian Kristmas Kard This Year

There won't be a Kardashian Christmas card this year because they "ran out of time." Oh, too budy posing full-frontal Kimmy?? [Glamour UK] Uh oh, Old Navy is in trouble for making women pay more for plus-size jeans then men. [Ad Week] Cara Delevigne wore a jacket specifically meant to block paparazzi. Show More Summary

Does Old Navy Have A Plus-Sized Problem?

Old Navy isn’t getting many salutes from the estimated 100 million plus-sized women in America today. The clothing retailer, owned by The Gap Inc., is under public scrutiny for what many consider to be unfair pricing practices. Customer...Show More Summary

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

ThxBirthControl! The US and China agreed on a big climate change deal, which is “a badly needed piece of good news,” though it still falls “miserably short of what science, justice and equity demand.”  Old Navy is charging plus size women more for clothing items while not charging larger men any extra money. Missouri abortion […]

How Old Navy is stirring up a plus-sized gaffe

Under fire for charging more for plus-sized women's clothing than men's, the retailer is facing a backlash

Good Thing Old Navy Put All Outerwear On Sale–The Bomb Cyclone Is Coming

Have you heard about the "bomb cyclone" that's coming? Yep, it's as scary as it sounds. CNN is reporting that freezing temps and harsh winter conditions are set to hit the Northern states as early as this week--some of you might be feeling it already. Show More Summary

Old Navy Charges Plus Size Women More

The retailer doesn't charge larger men any extra for the same clothing. The post Old Navy Charges Plus Size Women More appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Old Navy Tries To Explain Why Women Pay Extra For Plus-Size Clothes But Men Don’t

When men go shopping at Old Navy, it doesn’t matter what size they buy; prices don’t vary. But that’s not the same for women, who may have to pay extra if they purchase plus-size items. In just a few days, nearly 19,000 people have petitioned the retailer asking it to end this policy, but Old Navy claims there is a … [More]

Evening Feeding: Let’s Discuss The ‘Mommy Problem’

It’s time for a candid discussion about “the mommy problem” -The Frisky 6 things you can do to make your relationship healthier -Bustle Old Navy is so much better than this plus-size pricing controversy -The Gloss 11 recipes that put a … More » Evening Feeding: Let’s Discuss The ‘Mommy Problem’ is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.

Dear Old Navy: You’re Better Than This Plus-Sized Pricing Controversy

Old Navy has been pricing plus-size women's clothing way higher than their straight-size counterparts, and now the big girls are fighting back. More » Dear Old Navy: You’re Better Than This Plus-Sized Pricing Controversy is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..

Petition: Old Navy, don't charge more for ladies' plus sizes

Old Navy’s upcharging of plus-sized women's jeans — but not the men's pants — has some feeling blue and others seeing red.

Best Deals for Monday 11/10

Link for teaser title: Old Navy: Up to 50% off sitewide + extra 25% off, Boots at Target: Buy 1 pair get 50% off 2nd, Best Buy: 20% off...

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