Profile: American Eagle Outfitters Inc (AEO)
21 Oct 2016
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO Inc.), incorporated on January 26, 1972, is a specialty retailer, operating over 1,000 retail stores and online at ae.com and aerie.com in the United States and internationally. The Company operates in the segment of American Eagle Outfitters Brand (AEO Brand) retail stores, Aerie by American Eagle Outfitters retail stores and AEO Direct. The Company offers an assortment of apparel and accessories for men and women under the American Eagle Outfitters brand, and intimates, apparel and personal care products for women under the Aerie brand. It also has license agreements with third parties to operate American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie stores throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. The Company operates over 950 American Eagle Outfitters stores and approximately 100 Aerie stand-alone stores. It has store base in approximately 140 locations in over 20 countries and its online business ships to approximately 80 countries around the world.
The Company has approximately 1,190 company-owned and licensed store locations. The Company's AEO brand stores average approximately 6,500 gross square feet and approximately 5,200 on a selling square foot basis. Its Aerie brand stores average approximately 3,900 gross square feet and approximately 3,000 on a selling square foot basis. Its company-owned retail stores are located in shopping malls, lifestyle centers and street locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom.
American Eagle Outfitters Brand
The Company's AEO Brand is an American brand. The Company offers bottoms collection, an assortment of other apparel categories, as well as footwear and accessories. The AEO Brand operates approximately 950 stores and online at ae.com.
The Company's Aerie is an intimates brand, offering bras, undies and swim. The Aerie brand operates approximately 100 stand-alone stores and over 70 side-by-side stores connected to AEO brand stores. In addition, the Aerie brand is sold in AEO brand stores and online at aerie.com.
The Company, through Tailgate Clothing Company, owns and operates Tailgate, a vintage, sports-inspired apparel brand with a college town store concept, and Todd Snyder New York, a menswear brand. The Company operates a Tailgate store in Iowa City, Iowa. Tailgate and Todd Snyder product is also sold online at TailgateClothing.com and ToddSnyder.com.
American Eagle Outfitters Inc
77 Hot Metal St
PITTSBURGH PA 15203-2382
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-American Eagle outfitters names Bob Madore EVP, CFO
- BRIEF-American Eagle expects Aerie's square footage to grow 32 pct by end of fiscal 2017
- BRIEF-American Eagle Outfitters Q2 earnings per share $0.23
- Aerie lifts American Eagle's comparable sales above estimates
- American Eagle's sales lifted by strong demand for Aerie line