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13 hrs ago | New York Post

Iggy to host a House of Style,a Kate Upton covers Elle and more

MTV resurrects "House of Style" , Kate Upton loses her pants and both American Apparel and beauty Andrej Pejic make big, bold decisions.

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Related Topix: Kate Upton, Apparel, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Cindy Crawford

17 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

After Firing CEO Over Sexual Harassment Charges, American Apparel Adds One Woman To Its Board

In June, American Apparel ousted CEO Dov Charney over "an ongoing investigation into alleged misconduct" after repeated sexual harassment and sexual assault allegations against him.

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Related Topix: Apparel, US News, Liberal Political News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Independent.ie

The Punt: European Central Bank hit in a sensitive area

Oh dear. The European Central Bank will take on one of the most sensitive jobs in the commercial world when it begins overseeing banks across the euro area at the end of the year.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, European Central Bank, Banking, Apparel

TheDailyBeast.com

American Apparel's Board Goes Co-Ed

American Apparel Appoints First Female Board Member: The "Made in the USA" company was serious when they announced plans to shake up the board.

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Phillymag.com

American Apparel Flying Pool-Barred Bikinied Barista to L.A. Headquarters

Last Friday, we told you the story of Lisa Conn , the South Philadelphia barista who was kicked out of a public pool due to her American Apparel bikini, which male employees at two separate pool classified as "bra and panties."

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Related Topix: Apparel, Philadelphia, PA

Business Journal

American Apparel names first woman to board: Who is Colleen Brown?

Brown is the former CEO of Fisher Communications Inc., a group of television and radio stations.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Media, Fisher Communications, Television, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Publishing, New Times

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Reuters

American Apparel appoints RadioShack CEO to board

American Apparel Inc , a U.S. retailer dealing with high debt and management upheaval, said on Wednesday that the chief executive of another money-losing retailer would join its reshuffled board.

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Related Topix: Apparel, RadioShack, Retail, General Media

USA Today

Regan: Charney just the latest CEO gone wild

It's a familiar story. A creative entrepreneur starts a company. Through the force of sheer will, hard work and an ability to inspire and lead, the entrepreneur builds an empire.

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Related Topix: Apparel

TheStreet.com

American Apparel Should Hire One of These 6 Executives to Replace Dov Charney

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Related Topix: Apparel, Mozilla, Business News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Reuters

American Apparel hopes to decide Charney's fate by mid-August

American Apparel Inc's founder should know in the next few weeks whether he may return as an employee of the company, according to a source familiar with the situation.

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Related Topix: Apparel, FTI Consulting

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Grist Magazine

Swedes really are better at everything, including setting their garbage on fire

Do you have something in your life that's causing you shame? Here's an idea from the Swedes: Set it on fire.

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Related Topix: Apparel

Phillymag.com

Ishknits Puts Some Clothes On That Weird Freedom Sculpture at 16th and Vine

This wins the day: Streets Dept. has snaps of Philly street artist Ishknits' latest installation.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Weird

Refinery 29

Two Women Turn The Tables On Sexist Fashion Ads

It's sad to say, but at this point, it's hardly news when we see fashion ad depicting hyper-sexualized women .

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The Motley Fool

American Apparel Saga Takes Yet Another Strange Turn

Through a deal with its new hedge fund saviors , the retailer had agreed to replace all but two board members, while ousted founder and CEO Dov Charney would be kept around for the time being as a creative force, if not chief executive.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Weird

Globe and Mail

Tiffany CEO announces retirement after 15 years

Upscale jeweller Tiffany & Co said Michael Kowalski, its chief executive of 15 years, would retire next year and President Frederic Cumenal would succeed him.

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Related Topix: Tiffany , Retail, Jewelry, Apparel

Sun Jul 20, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Creepy images show female models in Terry Richardson campaigns replaced with men

What happens when you replace the female models from hyper-sexualized fashion ads with regular men? A pretty absurd looking image, as writers Holly Eagleson and Lauren Wade found out when they remade a selection of controversial ads as part an essay on sexism for Take Part.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Fashion, Designers, Marc Jacobs

GuruFocus.com

5-year lows: FirstEnergy Corp, Staples Inc, Avon Products Inc, and American Eagle Outfitters

It is now 41.1% off the 5-year high of $51.14. FirstEnergy Corp is owned by 9 Gurus we are tracking.

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Related Topix: Office Equipment, Retail, Staples, Avon Products, Household Products, Apparel, American Eagle Outfitters, Financial Markets, Ohio

NEWS.com.au

Sexvertising: Has advertising gone too far?

IT got a win with axing the carbon tax, but the Abbott government hasn't had the same luck with the mining tax.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Pittsburgh business leaders mull Indian prime minister

Two dozen local executives gathered Friday morning in the Downtown offices of Eckert Seamans LLC to discuss the future impact of India's new prime minister on the Pittsburgh business community.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Retail, Apparel, American Eagle Outfitters, Pnc Financial Services GroupThe, Banking, Financial Services, West Homestead, PA, Manmohan Singh

Daily Mail

Not so sexy now! Creepy images show female models in Terry...

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