The embattled Los Angeles-based clothing brand announced today that it will shutter underperforming stores and lay off workers.
American Apparel’s new CEO Paula Schneider continues her hiring campaign with Brian McHale as SVP and chief information officer.
American Apparel has another lawsuit on its hands. The company has been sued by three former employees after a “surprise mass firing over Easter Week.” The former employees filed a class action complaint on April 16 that said, “American Apparel failed to comply with the WARN Act that prohibits surprise …
American Apparel has hired Joseph Pickman as its new head of men’s design. Pickman had been the men’s design director at Band of Outsiders for the last three and a half years. “We’re working on bringing our menswear business back, as this category has tremendous potential,” said CEO Paula Schneider …
With women at the helm — CEO Paula Schneider and Colleen Brown as board chair — American Apparel is making some changes.
As chief digital officer, Stephens will work on digital marketing data analytics, and e-commerce strategies.
American Apparel has elevated its board member Colleen Brown to chair, replacing co-chairs Allan Mayer and David Danziger.
American Apparel, American Eagle Outfitters, Bon-Ton, Dollar General, Gordmans, JCPenney and Target are all in various stages of CEO searches.
American Apparel Inc. announced its preliminary figures for March, with same-store sales up 8 percent and total sales up 2 percent to $50.3 million.
LOS ANGELES – Troubled retailer American Apparel has appointed former Blockbuster CFO Tom Casey as acting president. He will report to CEO and founder Dov Charney. Charney has been working with Lion Capital, which amended its credit deal last week. Lion Capital’s Lyndon Lea and Charney are “working together on …