Since CEO Robert Hansen
took over American Eagle last year, the company has become the analyst favorite in teen retail, with earnings per share up a stunning 37 percent from a year earlier. Meanwhile, Abercrombie & Fitch is just stabilizing and Aeropostale is struggling. The reason American Eagle is doing so well is because it's doing one thing better than anyone else in the business, according to Dorothy Lakner
, an analyst at Caris & Co. It comes down to merchandise assortment....
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American Eagle to expand store base into the Philippines
September 6, 2012
From Chain Store Age
Pittsburgh -- American Eagle Outfitters said Thursday it has struck a deal with Suyen Corp. that will see the AEO banner open throughout the Philippines.
American Eagle signed a multiyear retail license agreement with Suyen, which operates more than 700...