The downside of Fashion – American Apparel

“Between sinking sales and mounting legal fees, you might wonder how American Apparel has enough money to operate an international business. On Monday, the company provided a response to that question: it might not.

In a press release published on its website, American Apparel said that for the “next phase” of its turnaround plan, it’s putting in place cost-cutting measures that could reduce operating expenses by $30 million. (For context, the retailer lost $26 million in the first quarter of the year.) At the same time, CEO Paula Schneider says the team is working hard on making the fall assortment as strong a revenue driver as possible. Still, that might not be enough for it to stay in business without some outside help.” Read the full article at Fashionista 




Ermanno Scervino logo bag
$2,715 –

Chloé tote handbag
$2,695 –

Dolce Gabbana dolce gabbana handbag
$2,245 –

Marc Jacobs leather shopper tote
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Balenciaga gold handbag
$1,945 –

Jil Sander tote handbag
$1,835 –

Miu Miu leather tote handbag
$1,695 –

Proenza Schouler leather bag
$1,595 –

Matthew Williamson peacock handbag
$1,495 –

Gucci white bag
£1,350 –

Mulberry leather bag
$1,249 –

Yellow tote bag
$1,047 –

Dolce Gabbana top handle handbag
£1,010 –

Studded bag
$950 –

Reed Krakoff metallic handbag
€860 –

Reed Krakoff metallic handbag
€860 –

Hervé Léger beaded handbag
$598 –

Red handbag
$586 –

Tory Burch leather clutch
$325 –

ENRICO FANTINI shopping bag
$315 –

Leather tote handbag
£295 –

Brahmin satchel bag
$295 –

Prada bag
£270 –

Vince Camuto leather crossbody handbag
$218 –

Furla bag
$198 –

Dooney Bourke cross body bag
$178 –

Marc fisher handbag
$73 –

Hat Attack metallic handbag
$90 –

Hermès croc handbag
$88 –

Pink bag
$76 –

Oasis long strap shoulder bag
$70 –

Clutch handbag
$60 –

Nine West crossbody handbag
$59 –

NIKE mesh handbag
£40 –

American Apparel clutch handbag
$28 –

Red bag
€25 –

Quilted wallet

Knapsack bag

fun mix up

fun mix up

Alexander McQueen ruffle dress
$5,135 –

Allude cashmere coat
€449 –

Stiletto heel shoes
£25 –

Alex Monroe feather jewelry
$225 –

Cluster jewelry
£20 –

Ray-Ban ray ban shades
€139 –

American Apparel vintage shawl
$65 –

Armani Exchange wool knit glove
$58 –

Ebay and American Apparel

Photo: American Apparel

American Apparel has gone to a unexpected place to sell clothing. American Apparel will start selling clothing in September on Ebay’s homepage.  Everything will be bought or sold via eBay. This approach is being used to avoid financial struggles. Do you think it will work?


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