Abercrombie & Fitch

  • Victoria’s Secret’s New Bond Street store

    Analysis: Why American retailers are entering the UK


    US retailers are increasingly crossing the pond to set up shop in this country. Alex Lawson examines the opportunities and pitfalls they face.

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    Hollister to open first Australian store in 2013


    Abercrombie Fitch-owned US fashion brand Hollister will open its first Australian store next year. It comes as several international clothing retailers plan to enter the market, including Uniqlo , H M , J Crew, Banana Republic and Forever 21. The Hollister brand will launch in a mall ...

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    Abercrombie & Fitch to open Australian Hollister store


    Abercrombie Fitch will open its first Australian Hollister store next year. It comes after a number of international clothing retailers have said they will open stores in the market. Uniqlo will open soon, along with retailers including H M , J Crew, Banana Republic, Sephora, ...

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    Abercrombie & Fitch identifies 180 stores to close


    Clothing retailer Abercrombie Fitch has identified 180 stores to close over the next few years as it seeks to improve margins in US shops. The retailer will instead emphasise international expansion as part of its growth strategy. It will mainly close eponymous stores as well as Abercrombie children’s ...

  • Victoria’s Secret to open Bond Street and Westfield Stratford City stores

    Victoria’s Secret races to open London shops for the Olympics


    First UK stores to open days before the Games as the retailer aims to capitalise on tourism boom.

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    Savile Row tailors oppose Abercrombie & Fitch kidswear store


    Savile Row retailers are up in arms about plans for US casualwear giant Abercrombie Fitch to open a kidswear store on the famous upmarket menswear shopping destination.

  • Bill Clinton takes to the stage

    NRF: Why technology matters to retail

    January 27 2012

    2012 will be a key year for retailers, with spending constrained and structural changes hitting hard. Retailers at this year’s NRF conference showed they’re tackling the hurdles head on, finds Rebecca Thomson.

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    Abercrombie & Fitch considers India expansion


    Abercrombie Fitch staff have visited India as it considers setting up shop in the country. An Abercrombie Fitch spokesperson said: “We are constantly evaluating new opportunities for our brands, including new countries, for expansion.” Gap is also said to have stepped interest into the ...

  • John Lewis has a strong reputation for service that customers feel they can trust

    How to win spend and inspire people

    January 20 2012

    Customers might think they don’t want to spend, but they may just need some gentle persuasion. Rebecca Thomson finds out how to get people shopping when they think they don’t want to.

  • Gilly Hicks has opened at the St David’s Centre in Cardiff

    Gilly Hicks opens with a splash in Cardiff


    Abercrombie Fitch owned lingerie, beach and nightwear brand, Gilly Hicks, has opened at the St David’s Centre in Cardiff.