American Apparel

Jack Dorsey and Dov Charney: A tale of two founders

Oct 5, 2015
Both young and charismatic CEOs were ousted from their own companies. One came back.
Posted In: ceo, American Apparel, Twitter, Dov Charney, Jack Dorsey
Clothing sits on display inside a New York City American Apparel store. The clothing company filed for bankruptcy Monday.

American Apparel faces challenges other retailers have

Oct 5, 2015
The chain filed for bankruptcy. Its challenge: attracting young shoppers.
Posted In: American Apparel, clothing, bankruptcy
American Apparel's former CEO Dov Charney has been accused of sexual harassment by several of its former employees.

The Devil Wears Nada

Jun 26, 2015
Quartz and Marketplace look at the history of American Apparel's controversial former CEO, jerk bosses and German erotica.
Posted In: CEOs, American Apparel, Dov Charney, German, erotica
An American Apparel store in New York City.

Marketing shift now on American Apparel’s laundry list

Jun 10, 2015
The clothing company wants to change its controversial image.
Posted In: American Apparel, CEOs, sex, clothing

American Apparel CEO Dov Charney on pushing boundaries and his biggest weakness

Mar 27, 2015
In this next installment of ConJan versations from the Corner Office, American Apparel CEO Dov Charney talks about his plans for the future.
Posted In: American Apparel, Dov Charney

Dov Charney seeks $40 million in lawsuit

Mar 27, 2015
Earlier this week, the now former CEO of American Apparel, Dov Charney, decided to move forward with a $40 million wrongful termination lawsuit against the company he founded.
Posted In: American Apparel, Dov Charney, Silicon Valley
The scene outside an American Apparel store in New York City.

American Apparel closes a challenging year

Dec 31, 2014
As the company welcomes a new CEO, will changes boost American Apparel's bottom line?
Posted In: American Apparel, Retail, layoffs

Why American Apparel is no longer sexy

Jul 9, 2014
Pausing our regularly scheduled host-blogging for something a little different.
Posted In: American Apparel, Dov Charney

American Apparel boots CEO

Jun 19, 2014
With Charney out, American Apparel faces the challenge of finding a new CEO
Posted In: American Apparel, Dov Charney, ceo