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12/03/14Aeropostale Reports Results For Third Quarter Of Fiscal 2014
NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2014, and provided guidance for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014. Third Quarter Performance For the third quarter of fiscal 2014, net sales decreased 12% to $452.9 million, from $514.6 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the third quarter dec... 
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11/25/14Aeropostale and DoSomething.org Team Up With The Vamps for 8th Annual Teens for Jeans Campaign
Popular teen band The Vamps to perform at the winning school that collects the most jeans for homeless teenagers NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, and DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit organization for young people and social change, today announced its partnership with British pop band The Vamps to promote school sign ups for the eighth annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign... 
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11/19/14Aeropostale, Inc. To Announce Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 4:15 PM (EST). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the sched... 
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10/27/14Aeropostale Launches Exclusive UNITED XXVI Collection With Social Media Stars
Teen Retailer Partners with Social Media Influencers Nash Grier, Hayes Grier, Cameron Dallas & Carter Reynolds to Design First Fashion Line NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced its partnership with popular Vine stars Nash Grier, Hayes Grier, Cameron Dallas and Carter Reynolds to launch the UNITED XXVI Collection. On October 26, 2014, the f... 
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10/03/14Aeropostale and P.S. from Aeropostale to Expand into Chile
NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced plans to launch the Aeropostale and P.S. from Aeropostale brands in Chile through a licensing agreement with Sociedad Comercial Grupo Yes S.p.A. ("Grupo Yes"). Julian R. Geiger, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We are excited to bring the Aeropostale and P.S. from Aeropostale brands to Chile as we continue to expand our international... 
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08/21/14Aeropostale Reports Results For Second Quarter Of Fiscal 2014
NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2014. Second Quarter Performance For the second quarter of fiscal 2014, net sales decreased 13% to $396.2 million, from $454.0 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the second quart... 
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08/18/14Aeropostale, Inc. Announces Julian R. Geiger To Rejoin Company As Chief Executive Officer
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that Julian R. Geiger has rejoined the Company as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  Mr. Geiger also will continue to serve as a member of the Company's Board of Directors.  Aeropostale's Board of Directors and Thomas P. Johnson, mutually agreed that Mr. Johnson will step down from his role as Chief Executive Officer and d... 
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08/11/14Aeropostale To Announce Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the schedul... 
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08/01/14P.S. From Aeropostale Launches In Mexico
NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced the launch of its P.S. from Aeropostale brand in Mexico through a licensing partnership with Distribuidora Liverpool, S.A. de C.V. ("Liverpool").  P.S. from Aeropostale's expansion plans in Mexico include the opening of branded shop-in-shops in Liverpool department stores, as well as standalone stores, across Mexico beginning in Summer 2... 
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05/27/14Aeropostale Announces Closing Of Strategic Partnership And $150 Million Financing Transaction With Affiliates Of Sycamore Partners
NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with respect to its previously announced strategic partnership and $150 million senior secured credit facilities with Sycamore Partners.  As previously announced on March 13, 2014, the senior secured credit facilities with affiliates of Sycamore Partners consist of a five-year $100 milli... 
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05/22/14Aeropostale Reports Results For First Quarter Of Fiscal 2014
NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014, and provided guidance for the second quarter of fiscal 2014. First Quarter Performance For the first quarter of fiscal 2014, net sales decreased 12% to $395.9 million, from $452.3 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the first quarter dec... 
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05/12/14Aeropostale To Announce First Quarter 2014 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled t... 
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04/30/14Aeropostale Provides Update To Strategic Initiatives
Plans to Exit Mall-Based Locations of the P.S. from Aeropostale Brand to Focus on Faster Growing Distribution Channels Expands Company-Wide Expense Savings Program Expects to Generate Total of Approximately $30 Million to $35 Million in Annualized Cost Savings Beginning in 2015 Reaffirms First Quarter 2014 Outlook NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today provided an updat... 
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03/27/14Teens For Jeans Has Clothed Over 4 Million Homeless Young People To Date
Teens across the country have collected over 4 million pairs of jeans through Aeropostale, Inc. and DoSomething.org's annual campaign NEW YORK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, and DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit organization in the U.S. dedicated to teens and social change, have seen over 4 million pairs of jeans donated in the seven years since the Teen for Jeans campaign la... 
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03/13/14Aeropostale Reports Results For Fourth Quarter And Fiscal 2013
NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter (fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 consisted of 13 weeks compared to fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 which consisted of 14 weeks) and fiscal year ended February 1, 2014 (fiscal 2013 consisted of 52 weeks compared to fiscal 2012 which consisted of 53 weeks).  The Company also provided guidance for the first quart... 
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03/13/14Aeropostale Enters Into Commitment Letter With Affiliates of Sycamore Partners for Strategic Partnership and $150 Million Financing
NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has signed a commitment letter with Sycamore Partners and its affiliates for a strategic partnership and $150 million in senior secured credit facilities. The senior secured credit facilities will consist of a five-year $100 million term loan facility and a ten-year $50 million term loan facility that includes a sourcing arrang... 
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03/03/14Aeropostale To Announce Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the schedule... 
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01/13/14Aeropostale And DoSomething.org Join To Collect Jeans For 7th Annual "Teens For Jeans" Campaign
Teen Retailer and Not-for-Profit Fight Teen Homelessness NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, and DoSomething.org, the largest not-for-profit in the U.S. for teens and social change, today announced the seventh annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign. The campaign encourages young people to donate their gently used denim to help teens in need. Approximately one in three homeless people in ... 
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01/07/14Aeropostale Partners With Warner Bros. To Launch First-Ever Pretty Little Liars Series-Inspired Collection, In Collaboration With Costume Designer Mandi Line
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced its partnership with Warner Bros. and Pretty Little Liars costume designer/stylist Mandi Line to launch the Pretty Little Liars Collection by Aeropostale. The collection will feature outfits based on the personalities and distinctive styles of Aria, Hanna, Emily and Spencer, the fashion-forward characters of the popular Warner Horizon Te... 
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12/06/13Aeropostale Launches Exclusive Collection With Bethany Mota
Teen YouTube Sensation Partners with Retailer to Design First-Ever Fashion Line NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc., a specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced its partnership with social media starlet Bethany Mota to launch The Bethany Mota Collection, available in stores this holiday season. The inaugural Bethany Mota Collection will launch December 8th exclusively in Aeropostale stores nationwide and on Aeropostale.com. The collec... 
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12/04/13Aeropostale Reports Results For Third Quarter Of Fiscal 2013
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2013, and provided guidance for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013. Third Quarter Performance For the third quarter of fiscal 2013, net sales decreased 15% to $514.6 million, from $605.9 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the third quarter dec... 
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11/26/13Aeropostale Adopts Limited Term Stockholder Rights Plan
NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a limited term stockholder rights plan (the "Plan") effective November 26, 2013. The Plan is not intended to prevent an acquisition of the Company on terms that the Board considers favorable to, and in the best interests of, all stockholders. Rather, the Plan aims to provide stockholders with ... 
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11/18/13Aeropostale To Announce Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 4:15 PM (EST). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the sched... 
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08/22/13Aeropostale Reports Results For Second Quarter Of Fiscal 2013
NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2013, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2013. Second Quarter Performance For the second quarter of fiscal 2013, net sales decreased 6% to $454.0 million, from $485.3 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the second quarter ... 
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08/09/13Aeropostale To Announce Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the schedule... 
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08/08/13Aeropostale Provides Business Update
NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced updated expectations for the second quarter. For the second quarter of fiscal 2013, net sales decreased 6% to $454.0 million, from $485.3 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the second quarter decreased by 15%, compared to the corresponding 13-week period ended August 4, 2012. Ba... 
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07/01/13Aeropostale To Expand Into Mexico
NEW YORK, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced plans to launch the Aeropostale brand in Mexico through a licensing agreement with Distribuidora Liverpool, S.A. de C.V. ("Liverpool").  Aeropostale's expansion plans in Mexico include the opening of branded shop-in-shops in Liverpool department stores across Mexico beginning in Summer 2013, in addition to rolling out standalone stores. ... 
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05/23/13Aeropostale Reports Results For First Quarter Of Fiscal 2013
NEW YORK, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013, and provided guidance for the second quarter of fiscal 2013. First Quarter Performance For the first quarter of fiscal 2013, net sales decreased 9% to $452.3 million, from $497.2 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the first quarter... 
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05/15/13Aeropostale To Announce First Quarter 2013 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled t... 
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03/14/13Aeropostale Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2012
Fourth Quarter Loss of $0.01 Per Diluted Share Adjusted Earnings of $0.24 Per Diluted Share In-Line with Previously Issued Guidance of $0.20 to $0.24 Provides First Quarter Fiscal 2013 Guidance NEW YORK, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter of 2012 (the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 consisted of 14 weeks compared to the fourth quarter of fis... 
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03/05/13Aeropostale To Announce Fourth Quarter And Fiscal 2012 Financial Results
NEW YORK, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the sche... 
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02/05/13Aeropostale Announces Retirement Of President Michael J. Cunningham
NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced the retirement of President Michael Cunningham, effective March 29, 2013.   Michael joined Aeropostale in August 2000 when the company had 200 Aeropostale stores in 27 states. Today, the company operates nearly 1,000 Aeropostale stores in the U.S. and Canada, 100 P.S. from Aeropostale stores in the U.S., has a lic... 
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01/22/13Aeropostale Recognized As One Of FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" In The U.S.; Second Year Company Is Included
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" by FORTUNE Magazine.  The Company was also named to the list in 2011. Thomas P. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer of Aeropostale, Inc., said, "We are very proud to be included in FORTUNE magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For.  This achieveme... 
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01/10/13Aeropostale Provides Holiday Sales and Fourth Quarter Earnings Update
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the nine-week period ended December 29, 2012 decreased 6% to $645.0 million, from $682.6 million for the nine-week period ended December 31, 2011. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the nine-week period ended December 29, 2012 decreased 8% compared to a 9% decrease last year.  Compara... 
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01/08/13Aeropostale To Present At The 15th Annual ICR Xchange Conference
NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will present at the 15th Annual ICR Xchange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 11:05 a.m. ET in Miami, FL. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropostale, Inc. ... 
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11/28/12Aeropostale Reports Results For Third Quarter Of Fiscal 2012
Third Quarter Earnings of $0.31 Per Diluted Share Provides Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012, and provided guidance for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012. Third Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings for the third quarter of 2012 were $0.31 per share, compared to $0.30 per diluted share i... 
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11/14/12Aeropostale To Announce Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 4:15 PM (EST). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the ... 
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11/13/12Aeropostale Acquires Online Fashion Footwear and Apparel Retailer 'GoJane.com'
NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has acquired online women's fashion footwear and apparel retailer GoJane.com ("GoJane").  Based in Ontario, California, GoJane is a rapidly growing women's fashion retailer, with an extensive footwear assortment and a select offering of fashion apparel and accessories. The Company was founded in 1998 by Tony P... 
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10/04/12Aeropostale & Stomp Out Bullying™ Partner To Raise Awareness During National Bullying Prevention Month
750,000 Anti-Bullying Bracelets Offered FREE in Over 1,000 United States and Canada Aeropostale Stores Beginning October 4, 2012 NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced a partnership with STOMP Out Bullying™, a national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization supported by Nick Cannon and Taye Diggs, during Nation Bullying Prevention Awareness month this October.  Add... 
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08/22/12Emilia Fabricant Appointed Executive Vice President of the Aeropostale Brand
NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Emilia Fabricant will be joining the Company as Executive Vice President of the Aeropostale brand. Ms. Fabricant will be responsible for all aspects of design, merchandising and production for the brand, and will report to Thomas P. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, commented... 
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08/16/12Aeropostale Reports Results For Second Quarter Of Fiscal 2012
Second Quarter Earnings of $0.00 Per Diluted Share Provides Third Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2012, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2012. Second Quarter Performance Net income for the second quarter of 2012 was approximately $0.1 million, or $0.00 per diluted share.  Net in... 
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08/07/12Aeropostale To Announce Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the sche... 
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08/02/12Aeropostale Provides Business Update
NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced updated expectations for the second quarter. For the second quarter of fiscal 2012, net sales increased 4% to $485.3 million, from $468.2 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-commerce channel, for the second quarter were essentially flat, compared to a 12% decrease last year.  Same store sales, excludi... 
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07/09/12Aeropostale Announces Actress Chloe Grace Moretz As Celebrity Brand Ambassador
Brand introduces new fashion layer to teen-favorite staples NEW YORK, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced a partnership with film actress Chloe Grace Moretz, who will serve as Aeropostale's celebrity brand ambassador.  The campaign will begin with the 2012 back-to-school season and continue through the spring of 2013.  In this new role, the Dark Shadows star and young fashionis... 
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05/17/12Aeropostale Reports Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2012
First Quarter Earnings of $0.13 Per Diluted Share Provides Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2012, and provided guidance for the second quarter of fiscal 2012. First Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings for the first quarter of 2012 were $0.13 per share, compared to $0.20 per diluted share in... 
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05/09/12Aeropostale To Announce First Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
NEW YORK, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, will be holding its quarterly earnings conference call for all interested parties on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 4:15 PM (EDT). The live conference call can be accessed via audio webcast at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, located at www.aeropostale.com or by dialing 877-407-9039 approximately 10 minutes prior to the schedule... 
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05/03/12Aeropostale Raises First Quarter Earnings Guidance
Expects First Quarter Earnings of $0.12 to $0.13 Per Diluted Share, Versus Previously Issued Guidance of $0.08 to $0.10 Per Diluted Share NEW YORK, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, raised its earnings guidance for the first quarter. For the first quarter of fiscal 2012 net sales increased 6% to $497.4 million, from $469.2 million in the year ago period. Comparable sales, including the e-c... 
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03/08/12Aeropostale Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011
Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.32 Per Diluted Share Adjusted Earnings of $0.44 Per Diluted Share Versus Previously Issued Guidance of $0.35 to $0.38 Provides First Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2011, and provided guidance for the first quarter of fiscal 2012. Thomas P. Johnson, Chief Executive Off... 
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03/06/12Teens Nationwide Mobilize Their Communities for the Largest Jeans Drive Ever
One Million Jeans Donated in 5th Annual Teens for Jeans Campaign NEW YORK, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Teens and schools nationwide joined forces with young Hollywood, teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. and not-for-profit DoSomething.org to make its 5th annual "Teens for Jeans" the most successful campaign to date. This year's initiative collected a record breaking 1,000,000 pairs of jeans, bringing the campaign's collective 5-year total to over 2.5 million pairs of jeans collected and donat... 
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02/27/12Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fourth quarter 2011 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time.  The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnings.com. ... 
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02/03/12Aeropostale Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced the following changes to its Board of Directors: Karin Hirtler-Garvey has been appointed Chairman of Aeropostale's Board of Directors.  Ms. Hirtler-Garvey has been a member of Aeropostale's Board of Directors since August 2005, serving as the Chairman of the Board's Audit Committee, and a member of the Nominating and Co... 
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01/17/12Aeropostale, Inc., DoSomething.org and Hollywood Join Forces to Collect Jeans for 5th Annual "Teens for Jeans" Campaign
Celebrities Join Campaign Encouraging Teens to Help Fight Teen Homelessness   NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, and teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org announced their fifth annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign. The campaign raises awareness about youth homelessness by encouraging teens to donate the number one requested item at shelters: jeans. Anyone can parti... 
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01/05/12Aeropostale Provides Holiday Sales Update
NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the nine-week period ended December 31, 2011 decreased 5% to $682.6 million, from $718.5 million for the nine-week period ended January 1, 2011. The Company's same store sales decreased 10%, compared to a same store sales decrease of 4% for the same period last year. Thomas P. Johnson, Chief... 
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12/13/11Aeropostale Celebrates First Annual 'Aero Gives Back Day'
Aeropostale Employees Participate in Volunteer Programs Throughout New York City NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that Tuesday, December 13, 2011 is its inaugural 'Aero Gives Back Day', a day during which all Aeropostale corporate employees will give back to the local community. For 'Aero Gives Back Day', Aeropostale has partnered with New... 
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11/30/11Aeropostale Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results
NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter ended October 29, 2011. Third Quarter Results Diluted net earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2011 were $0.30 per diluted share. The Company reported net earnings of $0.63 per diluted share in the third quarter last year.  The prior year net earnings included a prev... 
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11/23/11Aeropostale Announces Addition of Arthur Rubinfeld to Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Arthur Rubinfeld, President  -  Global Development for Starbucks Coffee Company, has been appointed to the Aeropostale Board of Directors. Mr. Rubinfeld helped build the foundation of Starbucks as Senior Vice President of Real Estate from 1992 to 2002 and returned to the company as President, Global D... 
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11/16/11Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its third quarter 2011 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time.  The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnings.c... 
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11/15/11Aeropostale to Expand Into Turkey
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with FiBA Group to open approximately 30 stores across Turkey over the next five years.  The first store is scheduled to open in summer 2012. Thomas P. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We are thrilled to bring the Aeropostale brand to Turkey, and continue with our inter... 
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11/03/11Aeropostale Provides Business Update
Expects Third Quarter Earnings in the Range of $0.27- $0.28 Per Share Third Quarter Same Store Sales Decreases 9% NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced revised guidance for the third quarter. For the third quarter of fiscal 2011 net sales decreased 1% to $596.5 million, from $602.8 million in the year ago period. Same store sales for the third quarter decr... 
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10/11/11Marvel Super Heroes Fly High with P.S. from Aeropostale
Retailer Launches Exclusive Super Hero Apparel and Accessories Collection for Kids Initial Product Launches in P.S. from Aeropostale Stores and Online this October NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a global character-based entertainment company, and Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), the parent company to kid's retailer P.S. from Aeropostale®, today announced an exclusive collection of Marvel Super Hero merchandise available under the P.S. from Aeropost... 
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09/21/11Aeropostale Goes Global
Teen retailer launches international shipping with partner FiftyOne NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that international consumers in more than 90 countries worldwide can now purchase directly from Aeropostale.com, and that the site's international expansion is being powered by FiftyOne Global Ecommerce. Now, Aeropostale fans everywhere can expect to ... 
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08/18/11Aeropostale Reports Results for Second Quarter
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2011, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2011. Second Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings per share for the second quarter were $0.04 per diluted share, which included a non-recurring pre-tax benefit to the Company's gross profit of $8.7 million, or $0.06 pe... 
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08/08/11Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its second quarter 2011 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earning... 
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08/04/11Aeropostale Provides Business Update
NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced updated expectations for the second quarter. For the second quarter of fiscal 2011 net sales decreased 5% to $468.2 million, from $494.7 million in the year ago period. Same store sales for the second quarter decreased 14%, compared to a same store sales increase of 4% last year. Thomas P. Johnson, Chief Executive Offic... 
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08/01/11Aeropostale Launches Store For Facebook Fans
Multi-channel solution allows users to complete transactions within the world's largest social network NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, has launched a fully integrated Facebook Store, powered by Usablenet's technology platform, that combines shopping and social media and extends full e-commerce functionality to the Aeropostale Facebook community. In addition to being able ... 
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07/19/11P.S. From Aeropostale Launches P.S. Rewards: Free Loyalty Program for its Customers
NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), the parent company to children's retailer P.S. from Aeropostale, today announced the launch of "P.S. Rewards," a new multi-channel rewards program that benefits customers who shop in-store and online. P.S. Rewards is the latest initiative from P.S. from Aeropostale to further personalize and enhance the already fun and engaging shopping experience its stores provide. The loyalty program is free to all P.S. from... 
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05/19/11Aeropostale Reports Results for First Quarter
First Quarter Earnings of $0.20 Per Diluted Share Provides Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2011, and provided guidance for the second quarter of fiscal 2011. First Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2011 decreased 58% to $0.20 per share, co... 
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05/09/11Aeropostale To Broadcast Review of First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its first quarter 2011 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnings.com... 
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05/05/11Aeropostale Provides Business Update
First Quarter Comparable Store Sales Decreases 7% Expects First Quarter Earnings of Approximately $0.20 Per Share NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today announced updated expectations for the first quarter. For the first quarter of fiscal 2011 net sales increased 1% to $469.2 million, from $463.6 million in the year ago period. Same store sales for the first quarter d... 
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05/04/11More Than 30,000 Kids Participate in P.S. From Aeropostale's 'What Makes You Smile' T-Shirt Design Contest
Retailer Awards Three Grand Prize Winners with $5,000 for Their Schools NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), the parent company to children's retailer P.S. from Aeropostale, today announced the winners of its 'P.S. What Makes You Smile' t-shirt design contest. More than 30,000 kids from over 430 schools across the country showcased their artistic talents for a chance to win $5,000 for their school and their own $500 P.S. from Aeropostale gift card. Th... 
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04/01/11Aeropostale Teams Up With Six-Time Grammy Winning Artists "The Black Eyed Peas" for Charity Campaign
Teen Retailer and Grammy winning group create an exclusive T-shirt/CD promotion with proceeds going to the Peapod Foundation NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that they are making their voices heard with multi-platinum, six-time Grammy Award winning artists, The Black Eyed Peas. Aeropostale will be selling a limited-edition charity t-shirt design... 
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03/14/11Aeropostale and DoSomething.org Collect Over One Million Jeans for Homeless Teens Through 4th Annual 'Teens for Jeans' Campaign
NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Teens throughout the US and Canada joined forces in their schools and communities for teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) and DoSomething.org's 4th Annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign. This year, 542,000 jeans were collected bringing the campaign's four year total to over 1.2 million jeans collected for homeless teens. "It is amazing what teens can do when they join together to make a difference," says Aeropostale's Senior Vice Presid... 
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03/10/11Aeropostale Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010
Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.95 Per Share, Including $0.03 Per Share Unfavorable Impact Due to Higher Effective Tax Rate Provides First Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2011 Guidance NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2010, as well as provided guidance for the first quarter and full year fiscal 2011. Fourth Quarte... 
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03/08/11Aeropostale to Expand Into Asia
NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with Montreal PTE Ltd., a joint venture between Apparel Group LLC and Jay Gee Melwani Group, to open approximately 25 stores across Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia over the next five years. The first store is scheduled to open in Singapore later this year. Thomas P. Jo... 
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02/28/11Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at w... 
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02/03/11Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 1%; Raises Fourth Quarter Guidance to $0.96 to $0.97 Per Share
NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended January 29, 2011 increased 7% to $120.4 million, from $112.5 million for the four-week period ended January 30, 2010. The Company's same store sales increased 1% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 6% in the year ago period. For the fourth... 
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01/26/11Aeropostale Recognized as One of Fortune Magazine's '100 Best Companies to Work For'; First Year Company is Included
NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" by FORTUNE Magazine. The Company earned this significant distinction through its commitment to core company values that embrace integrity, respect, teamwork and compassion. "We are very proud and honored to be named one of the best compa... 
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01/18/11Aeropostale, Inc. and DoSomething.org Expect to Collect One Millionth Pair of Jeans for Homeless Teens During Fourth Annual 'Teens for Jeans' Campaign
90210 stars Matt Lanter and Jessica Lowndes join campaign that enables hundreds of thousands of teens in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada to take action around youth homelessness NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, and teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org announced their fourth annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign today, which expects to collect its one millionth pair... 
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01/06/11Aeropostale to Present at the 13th Annual ICR Xchange Conference
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will present at the 13th Annual ICR Xchange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 4:35 p.m. PT in Dana Point, CA. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropostale, I... 
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01/06/11Aeropostale Reports December Sales Results; Same Store Sales Decrease 5%; Reiterates Previously Issued Fourth Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 1, 2011 increased 3% to $474.7 million, from $460.8 million for the five-week period ended January 2, 2010. The Company's same store sales decreased 5% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 10% in the year ago period. Year to date, t... 
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12/21/10Aeropostale, Inc. Announces Executive Appointments
Michael J. Cunningham, President, Expands Role Marc D. Miller Appointed Chief Financial Officer Mary Jo Pile Promoted to Executive Vice President, Customer Engagement NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced three executive appointments that realign responsibilities and strengthen its leadership team. The management appointments are as follows: M... 
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12/01/10Aeropostale Reports Record Third Quarter 2010 and November Sales Results
NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter ended October 30, 2010 and total net sales for the four-week period ended November 27, 2010. Third Quarter Results Diluted net earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2010 were $0.63 per diluted share, which includes a previously disclosed after-tax charge of approximately $3.9 mil... 
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12/01/10Aeropostale Names Thomas P. Johnson Chief Executive Officer; Announces Departure of Mindy C. Meads, Co-Chief Executive Officer
NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that, effective immediately, Thomas P. Johnson, Co-Chief Executive Officer, has been named Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Johnson will also continue to serve as a member of the Company's Board of Directors. Mindy C. Meads will be departing from the Company to pursue other interests, ending her tenure as an officer and ... 
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11/23/10Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its third quarter 2010 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnin... 
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11/15/10Aeropostale Announces $300.0 Million Increase to Its Share Repurchase Program
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has authorized a $300.0 million increase in the Company's share repurchase program bringing the total share repurchase program, since inception, to $1.15 billion. With this most recent increase in repurchase authorization, the Company has approximately $364.0 million of rep... 
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11/04/10Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results; Same Store Sales Decrease 2%; Reiterates Midpoint of Previously Issued Guidance
NEW YORK, Nov 04, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended October 30, 2010 increased 5% to $146.1 million compared to $138.8 million for the four-week period ended October 31, 2009. The Company's same store sales decreased 2% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 3% in the year ago period. For the ... 
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10/22/10Aeropostale, Inc. Opens Flagship Store In Times Square
Retailer Opens Two-Level Store Featuring Innovative Store Design and Exclusive Merchandise NEW YORK, Oct 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that it will be opening its flagship store today in the heart of Times Square, New York City. The 19,000 square foot store is located at 1515 Broadway at 45th Street. The flagship features two levels of shopping, including a dedic... 
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10/11/10P.S. From Aeropostale Kicks Off First Annual '1 Warm Kid' Campaign
Retailer Matches up to 100,000 Brand New Coats To Families in Need Across the Country NEW YORK, Oct 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has partnered with nonprofit One Warm Coat to create its first annual '1 Warm Kid' campaign, a coat drive for kids that will run from October 11, 2010 through October 31, 2010 at P.S. from Aeropostale locations across the... 
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10/07/10Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 3%
NEW YORK, Oct 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 2, 2010 increased 9% to $204.2 million compared to $187.3 million for the five-week period ended October 3, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 3% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 19% in the year ago period. Year to d... 
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09/13/10Aeropostale to Present at the Goldman Sachs 17th Annual Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK, Sept 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the Company will present at the Goldman Sachs 17th Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 2:15 p.m. ET at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's websit... 
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09/02/10Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results; Same Store Sales Decrease 1%
NEW YORK, Sept 02, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 28, 2010 increased 4% to $252.5 million, compared to $241.7 million for the four-week period ended August 29, 2009. The Company's same store sales decreased 1% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 9% in the year ago period. Year to ... 
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08/19/10Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Second Quarter
Second Quarter Earnings Increase 21% to $0.46 Per Diluted Share Provides Third Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Aug 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2010, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2010. Second Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings per share for the second quarter of fiscal 2010 increased 21% to a re... 
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08/10/10Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Aug 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its second quarter 2010 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earning... 
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08/05/10Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 1%; Updates Second Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK, Aug 05, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended July 31, 2010 increased 6% to $166.7 million compared to $156.8 million for the four-week period ended August 1, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 1% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 6% in the year ago period. For the secon... 
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07/08/10Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 8%
NEW YORK, July 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 3, 2010 increased 14% to $186.8 million compared to $163.2 million for the five-week period ended July 4, 2010. The Company's same store sales increased 8% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 12% in the year ago period. Year to date, ... 
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06/03/10Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 1%
NEW YORK, June 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 29, 2010 increased 7% to $141.6 million compared to $132.9 million for the four-week period ended May 30, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 1% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 19% in the year ago period. The Company noted... 
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06/02/10Aeropostale To Participate in the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference
NEW YORK, June 2, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the company will participate in a panel discussion at the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference. The panel is scheduled for Friday, June 4, 2010 at 10:10am EDT. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropos... 
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05/20/10Aeropostale Reports Record Results for First Quarter
First Quarter Earnings Increase 55% to $0.48 Per Diluted Share Provides Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2010, and provided guidance for the second quarter of fiscal 2010. First Quarter Performance Diluted net earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2010 increased 55% to a record... 
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05/11/10Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of First Quarter 2010 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, May 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its first quarter 2010 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnings.co... 
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05/06/10Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results; Same Store Sales Decrease 5%; March and April Combined Same Store Sales Increase 8%; Raises First Quarter Outlook
NEW YORK, May 6, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 1, 2010 were $137.2 million compared to $137.7 million for the four-week period ended May 2, 2009. The Company's same store sales decreased 5% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 20% in the year ago period. For the first quarter of fiscal... 
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04/08/10Aeropostale Reports Record March Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 19%; Raises First Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 3, 2010 increased 25% to $200.1 million, from $160.5 million for the five-week period ended April 4, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 19% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 3% in the year ago period. Year to date, total... 
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03/15/10Aeropostale, Inc. Seeks New Faces for Fall Ad Campaign with 'Real Teens 2010' Contest
Teen Retailer to host celebrity-judged online contest seeking everyday teens doing good everydayNEW YORK, March 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Celebrating real, everyday teens across the country, New York-based retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) is seeking teenagers who demonstrate respect, integrity, and compassion for others no matter how big or small with the launch of their "Real Teens 2010" contest. Aeropostale, a favorite brand among today's teenagers, is looking to engage tee... 
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03/11/10Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2009
--Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.99 Per Diluted Share --Provides First Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 GuidanceNEW YORK, March 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2009, and provided guidance for the first quarter and full year fiscal 2010. All references to earnings per share have been adjusted for the 3 for 2 common stock split tha... 
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03/08/10Aeropostale and DoSomething.org Campaign Donates Over 625,000 Pairs of Jeans to Homeless Youth in the U.S., Canada, and Haiti
Teens Take Action to Make Third Annual "Teens for Jeans" Campaign a SuccessNEW YORK, March 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Teens nationwide rallied behind the third annual "Teens for Jeans" campaign with teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org and NYC-based teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) to make 2010 a record year for the jean drive. Collecting jeans for homeless youth in the U.S., Canada, and those affected by the Haiti earthquake, the initiative received over half a million jeans, ... 
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03/04/10Aeropostale Reports Record February Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 7%
NEW YORK, March 4, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 27, 2010 increased 15% to $126.4 million, from $109.9 million for the four-week period ended February 28, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 7% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 11% in the year ago period. The Company ... 
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03/03/10Aeropostale 3-for-2 Stock Split Effective March 5, 2010
NEW YORK, March 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that its 3-for-2 stock split on all shares of its common stock, which will be effected in the form of a stock dividend will become effective on March 5, 2010. The previously announced stock split entitles all shareholders of record at the close of business on February 24, 2010 to receive one additional share of Aer... 
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03/02/10Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2009 Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, March 2, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fourth quarter and fiscal 2009 results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at ... 
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02/16/10Aeropostale Ranked Among Top U.S. Companies By Institutional Investor Magazine In Annual Investor Relations Survey
Ranked Second in "Best Investor Relations" Category in Retail/Specialty Stores Sector; Kenneth Ohashi Recognized as "Best Investor Relations Professional" in Industry Sector NEW YORK, Feb 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it was ranked among America's top companies according to Institutional Investor's 2010 All-American Executive team, the publication's an... 
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02/04/10AEROPOSTALE COMPANY STATEMENT ON CADMIUM
New York, New York – February 4, 2010 - Aéropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today issued the following statement in response to inquiries it has received regarding cadmium in one of its Aéropostale men’s products: Aéropostale’s top priority is our customers and the quality of our merchandise.  After we were made aware of cadmium found in one style of Aéropostale men’s necklace by the Center for Environmental... 
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02/04/10Aeropostale Reports Record January Sales Results
NEW YORK, Feb 04, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- In the news release, Aeropostale Reports Record January Sales Results, issued 04-Feb-2010 over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the release included figures from the January 2009 sales report. The complete, corrected January 2010 sales report release follows: Aeropostale Reports Record January Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 6%; Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance To $1.41 To $1.42 Per Diluted Share Aeropostale,... 
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02/03/10Aeropostale Declares 3-for-2 Stock Split
NEW YORK, Feb 03, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced a 3-for-2 stock split on all shares of its common stock, which will be effected in the form of a stock dividend. The stock split will entitle all shareholders of record at the close of business on February 24, 2010 to receive one additional share of Aeropostale common stock for every two shares of common stock held ... 
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01/27/10Aeropostale Named One Of The Best Companies To Work For In New York State
NEW YORK, Jan 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has been named one of the "40 Best Companies to Work for in New York for 2010" by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management and Best Companies Group. Julian R. Geiger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said, "We are proud to be recognized, not only for our exceptional financial results, b... 
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01/20/10Aeropostale, Inc. and DoSomething.org Join Teens Nationwide to Support Homeless Teens in Haiti and the U.S.
Teen Retailer will match the first 100,000 jeans donated thru the Teens for Jeans campaign with brand new jeans for Haiti disaster victimsNEW YORK, Jan 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- In support of its third annual "Teens for Jeans" initiative with teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org, NYC-based teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) announced it will be matching the first 100,000 pairs donated with brand new jeans to be delivered to the victims of the Haiti earthquake. "Teens for Jean... 
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01/08/10Aeropostale To Present At The 12th Annual ICR Xchange Conference
NEW YORK, Jan 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the company will make a presentation at the 12th Annual ICR Xchange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 4:45pm PST. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropostale, Inc. Aerop... 
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01/07/10Aeropostale Reports Record December Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 10%; Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance to $1.33 to $1.34 Per Diluted Share
NEW YORK, Jan 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 2, 2010 increased 17% to $460.8 million, from $392.7 million for the five-week period ended January 3, 2009. The Company's same store sales increased 10% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 12% in the year ago period. Year to date, t... 
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12/07/09Aeropostale Announces $250.0 Million Increase To Its Share Repurchase Program
NEW YORK, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has authorized a $250.0 million increase in the Company's share repurchase program bringing the total share repurchase program, since inception, to $850.0 million. With this most recent increase in repurchase authorization, the Company has approximately $290.0 million of repurc... 
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12/02/09Aeropostale Reports Record Third Quarter 2009 and November Sales Results
NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter ended October 31, 2009 and total net sales for the four-week period ended November 28, 2009. Third Quarter Results Diluted earnings per share for the third quarter of fiscal 2009 increased 46% to a record $0.92 per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $0.63 per share in ... 
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11/13/09Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2009 third quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.ea... 
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11/09/09Aeropostale To Donate 100,000 New Coats This Holiday Season
NEW YORK, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced its plans to donate 100,000 brand new winter coats to homeless teens this holiday season. The donation is the culmination of Aeropostale's year long initiative to improve the lives of the growing number of homeless teens throughout the United States and Canada. During the month of November, Aeropostale will be de... 
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11/05/09Aeropostale Reports Record October Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 3%; Raises Third Quarter Earnings Guidance to $0.90 - $0.91 Per Share
NEW YORK, Nov 05, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended October 31, 2009 increased 9% to $138.8 million, from $127.4 million for the four-week period ended November 1, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 3% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 1% in the year ago period. For the... 
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10/08/09Aeropostale Reports Record September Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 19%; Raises Third Quarter Earnings Guidance
NEW YORK, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 3, 2009 increased 28% to $187.3 million, from $146.7 million for the five-week period ended October 4, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 19% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 5% in the year ago period. The Company b... 
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09/24/09Aeropostale Announces Executive Changes
Julian R. Geiger Announces Intention to Step Down from Chief Executive Officer Position Around the End of this Fiscal Year; Mr. Geiger Will Continue to Serve as Chairman NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Julian R. Geiger has advised the company that, in accordance with the terms of his employment agreement, he expects to exercise the right of e... 
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09/03/09Aeropostale Reports Record August Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 9%; Raises Third Quarter Earnings Guidance
NEW YORK, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 29, 2009 increased 16% to $241.7 million, from $207.9 million for the four-week period ended August 30, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 9% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 13% in the year ago period. Year to date, to... 
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08/20/09Aeropostale Reports Record Second Quarter 2009 Results
--Second Quarter Net Sales Increase 20%; Same Store Sales Increase 12%--Earnings Per Share Growth of 84% to $0.57 Per Diluted Share--Provides Third Quarter GuidanceNEW YORK, Aug 20, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter ended August 1, 2009. Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2009 was $38.6 million, or $0.57 per diluted share, compa... 
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08/10/09Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2009 second quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 20, 2009 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at... 
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08/06/09Aeropostale Reports Record July Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 6% Raises Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 1, 2009 increased 13% to $156.8 million, from $138.8 million for the four-week period ended August 2, 2008. The Company's same store sal... 
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07/09/09Aeropostale Reports Record June Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 12% Raises Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 4, 2009 increased 20% to $163.2 million, from $136.0 million for the five-week period ended July 5, 2008. The Company's same store sales increase... 
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06/18/09Aeropostale Announces the Opening of the First 'P.S. From Aeropostale' Store
NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men announced today that it has opened its first "P.S. from Aeropostale" store in the Palisades Mall in West Nyack, New York. The Company plans to open approximately nine additional stores, primarily in the New York metropolitan area, during fiscal 2009, as well as an e-commerce site at http://www.ps4u.com. The new P.S. from... 
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06/04/09Aeropostale Reports Record May Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 19% NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 30, 2009 increased 30% to $132.9 million, from $102.3 million for the four-week period ended May 31, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 19% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 6% in the yea... 
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05/21/09Aeropostale Reports Record First Quarter 2009 Results
First Quarter Net Sales Increase 21%; Same Store Sales Increase 11% Reports Record Earnings Per Share Provides Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the first quarter ended May 2, 2009. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 was $31.7 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, compared to net... 
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05/12/09Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2009 first quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.... 
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05/07/09Aeropostale Reports Record April Sales Results
--Same Stores Sales Increase 20% Raises First Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 7, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 2, 2009 increased 31% to $137.7 million, from $104.9 million for the four-week period ended May 3, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 20% for the month, compared to a same st... 
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04/09/09Aeropostale Reports Record March Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 3% Raises First Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 4, 2009 increased 13% to $160.5 million, from $141.8 million for the five-week period ended April 5, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 3% for the month, compared to ... 
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03/31/09Aeropostale Expands Internationally
Aeropostale, Inc. and Apparel Group LLC Open Aeropostale's First Store in Dubai, UAE NEW YORK, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced the opening of its first international store outside North America. The new store is located in Dubai, UAE at the Oasis Centre Mall and showcases Aeropostale's spring 2009 collection in the Company's latest store design. ... 
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03/12/09Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2008
Fourth Quarter Earnings of $1.01 Per Diluted Share Provides First Quarter Guidance Announces new concept - "P.S. from Aeropostale" NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter, provided guidance for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 and announced the name of its new kids store concept. Fourth Quarter Perfo... 
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03/05/09Aeropostale Reports Record February Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 11% NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 28, 2009 increased 23% to $109.9 million, from $89.7 million for the four-week period ended March 1, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 11% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 7% in t... 
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02/23/09Aeropostale Announces Plans to Close Its Jimmy'Z Concept
NEW YORK, Feb 23, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it will close its Jimmy'Z concept, including its 11 Jimmy'Z stores in the second quarter of fiscal 2009. The decision to take this action resulted from a comprehensive review and evaluation of the current macro-economic condition and the performance of the concept. Company management determined tha... 
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02/20/09Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2008 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Feb 20, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2008 fourth quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 12, 2009 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com a... 
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02/05/09Aeropostale Reports Record January Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 11% Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance to $1.00 Per Share, Versus Previously Issued Guidance of $0.90 to $0.92 Per Share NEW YORK, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended January 31, 2009 increased 13% to $96.6 million, from $85.6 million for the four-week period ended F... 
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01/28/09Over 200,000 Teens Expected to Donate Jeans for Homeless Teens
Aeropostale and DoSomething.org launch service initiative, Teens for Jeans Gossip Girl Chace Crawford stars in first ever PSA Campaign NEW YORK, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Teens are cleaning their closets -- and it's not because their mom asked them to do it. NYC-based teen retailer Aeropostale (NYSE: ARO) and teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org announced their second annual Teens for Jeans campaign today. The campaign aims to raise awareness on the growing num... 
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01/12/09Aeropostale to Present at the 11th Annual ICR Xchange Conference
NEW YORK, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the company will make a presentation at the 11th Annual ICR Xchange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 1:15pm PST. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropostale, Inc. ... 
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01/08/09Aeropostale Reports Record December Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jan 08, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Same Stores Sales Increase 12% Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 3, 2009 increased 25% to $392.7 million, from $313.5 million for the five-week period ended January 5, 2008. The Company's same store sales increased 12% for t... 
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12/03/08Aeropostale Reports Third Quarter 2008 and November Sales Results
NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter ended November 1, 2008. Third Quarter Results Diluted earnings per share for the third quarter of fiscal 2008 increased 31% to a record $0.63 per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $0.48 per share in the third quarter of fiscal 2007. Net income for the third quarter i... 
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11/19/08Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2008 third quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and ... 
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11/06/08Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results
Same Stores Sales Increase 1% Raises Third Quarter Earnings Guidance NEW YORK, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 1, 2008 increased 9% to $127.4 million, from $116.4 million for the four-week period ended November 3, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 1% for the month,... 
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10/09/08Aeropostale to Present at the Wachovia Consumer Growth Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the Wachovia Consumer Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 2:00pm ET at the Palace Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. About Aeropost... 
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10/08/08Aeropostale Reports Record September Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase 5% Reiterates Third Quarter Earnings Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 4, 2008 increased 15% to $146.7 million, from $127.9 million for the five-week period ended October 6, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 5% for the month, compared to a same store sal... 
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10/07/08Aeropostale to Announce September Sales Results on Wednesday, October 8, 2008
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it intends to release its September sales results on Wednesday, October 8, 2008 after the close of market. The Company will return to its regular sales reporting schedule with its October sales announcement on Thursday, November 6, 2008, which will be prior to the market opening. About Aeropostale, Inc. Aero... 
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09/12/08Aeropostale Teams up with Platinum Music Artists Plain White T's
Teen Retailer creates an exclusive Plain White T's CD/T-shirt promotion to celebrate the release of the band's highly anticipated album 'Big Bad World' NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 12, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced its partnership with Hollywood Records and platinum record selling, Grammy(TM) nominated music group, Plain White T's. Aeropos... 
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09/04/08Aeropostale Reports Record August Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase 13% NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 4, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 30, 2008 increased 24% to $207.9 million, from $168.2 million for the four-week period ended September 1, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 13% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 2% in ... 
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09/02/08Aeropostale to Present at the Goldman Sachs 15th Annual Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 2, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs 15th Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 4, 2008 at 2:15 p.m. ET at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Co... 
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08/21/08Aeropostale Reports Record Second Quarter 2008 Results
Second Quarter Net Sales Increase 21% Same Store Sales Increase 11% Earnings Per Share Growth of 63% to $0.31 Per Diluted Share NEW YORK, Aug 21, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter ended August 2, 2008. Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2008 increased 43% to a record $21.1 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, compared to net incom... 
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08/11/08Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2008 second quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 21, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at w... 
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08/07/08Aeropostale Reports Record July Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase 13% Raises Second Quarter Earnings Guidance to $0.30 to $0.31 Per Share NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 2, 2008 increased 24% to $138.8 million, from $111.7 million for the four-week period ended August 4, 2007... 
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07/10/08Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase 12% Raises Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Jul 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 5, 2008 increased 22% to $136.0 million, from $111.4 million for the five-week period ended July 7, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 12% for the month, compared to being essentially flat ... 
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06/09/08Aeropostale to Present at the Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Consumer Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 09, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 11, 2008 at 2:00pm EDT at the St. Regis Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.co... 
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06/05/08Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 31, 2008 increased 16% to $102.3 million, from $88.1 million for the four-week period ended June 2, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 6% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 2% in the year ago period. Year to date total n... 
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05/22/08Aeropostale Reports First Quarter 2008 Results
First Quarter Net Sales Increase 22% Same Store Sales Increase 10% Earnings Per Share Growth of 44% to $0.26 Per Diluted Share NEW YORK, May 22, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the first quarter ended May 3, 2008. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2008 was $17.5 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, compared to net income of $13.8 million, or $0... 
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05/08/08Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results
Same store sales increase 25% Raises First Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, May 08, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 3, 2008 increased 39% to $104.9 million, from $75.4 million for the four-week period ended May 5, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 25% for the month, compared to a same store sales decrease... 
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05/05/08Aeropostale Opens in Puerto Rico
NEW YORK, May 05, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- New York City-based teen retailer Aeropostale announced today their plans to roll out stores in Puerto Rico and the opening of its first Puerto Rico store at Plaza Carolina in Carolina. The remainder of the initial roll out will occur in the weeks following at Plaza Las Americas in San Juan, and in the latter part of the year, at The Prime Outlet Puerto Rico in Barcelonesa. "We're excited to be expanding Aeropostale in Puerto Rico," says Tom Johns... 
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04/28/08Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2008 First Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK, Apr 28, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2008 first quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.earnin... 
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04/10/08Aeropostale Reports March Sales Results
Same store sales increase 2.5%NEW YORK, Apr 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 5, 2008 increased 13.6% to $141.8 million, from $124.8 million for the five-week period ended April 7, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 2.5% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 15.9% in the year ... 
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03/18/08Aeropostale Teams up with ABC Family and Hit Show 'GREEK'
NEW YORK, Mar 18, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced its partnership with ABC Family for their Rush Aero/Greek campaign. The promotion will celebrate the release of GREEK: Season One Chapter One DVD and the return of GREEK on March 24, 2008. The campaign will run from March 18, 2008 thru March 30, 2008 in all U.S. Aeropostale stores and also through www.aeropostale.com.... 
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03/13/08Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007
Fourth Quarter Earnings Per Share of $0.95; Pro-forma Net Earnings of $0.93 Per Share Provides First Quarter and Full Year Guidance Development of New Concept NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the fourth quarter (fourth quarter of fiscal 2007 consisted of... 
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03/06/08Aeropostale Reports February Sales Results
Same store sales increase 7.0% NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 6, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended March 1, 2008 increased 18.6% to $89.7 million, from $75.6 million for the four-week period ended March 3, 2007. The Company's same store sales increased 7.0% for the month, compared to a same store sales increase of 2.3% in th... 
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03/04/08Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2007 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 4, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2007 fourth quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at ww... 
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02/07/08Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results
Same store sales increase 4.7% Reiterates Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 2, 2008 decreased 13.8% to $78.0 million, from $90.4 million for the five-week period ended February 3, 2007. Same store sales for the month increased 4.7%,... 
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01/16/08Aeropostale Partners with Do Something to Launch Teens for Jeans
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced its' Teens for Jeans campaign with teen not-for-profit organization Do Something. The campaign will raise awareness on the growing number of homeless teens in the United States and Canada. By utilizing Aeropostale's 800 plus stores and engaging their core consumer, young men and women, Aeropostale and Do Something aim ... 
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01/10/08Aeropostale Reports Record December Sales Results
Same store sales increase 12.2% Raises Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 5, 2008 increased 17.5% to a record $313.5 million, from $266.7 million for the five-week period December 30, 2006. Due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2006, sam... 
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01/07/08Aeropostale to Present at the Needham & Company Growth Stock Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2008--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the Needham & Company Growth Stock Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 2:30pm EST at the Palace Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com... 
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12/06/07Aeropostale Reports November Sales Results
Same store sales increase 6.6% NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended December 1, 2007 increased 28.4% to $192.2 million, from $149.7 million for the four-week period ended November 25, 2006. Due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2006, same stores for the month are compared to the four-week period ended ... 
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11/28/07Aeropostale Reports Record Results for the Third Quarter of 2007
Net Sales of $412.6 Million Earnings Per Share Growth of 17% to $0.48 Per Diluted Share Provides Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the third quarter ended November 3, 2007. Julian R. Geiger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are very pleased with our ... 
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11/20/07Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2007 Third Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2007 third quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at... 
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11/13/07Aeropostale Announces Increase to Its Share Repurchase Program by $250 Million Which Includes a $125 Million Accelerated Share Repurchase
During Third Quarter Fiscal 2007 Company also Repurchased $125 Million in Shares under Existing Share Repurchase Program Company also Increases Credit Facility from $75 Million to $150 Million NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $250 million increa... 
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11/08/07Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase of 3.0% Raises Third Quarter Guidance to $0.46 to $0.47 Per Diluted Share, Versus Previous Guidance of $0.43 to $0.45 Per Diluted Share NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 3, 2007 increased 17.3% to $116.4 million, from $99.2 million for the... 
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10/22/07Aeropostale Announces the Addition of Evelyn Dilsaver to Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Evelyn Dilsaver, formerly Executive Vice President for The Charles Schwab Corporation, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Charles Schwab Investment Management, has been appointed to the Aeropostale Board of Directors. Ms. Dilsaver joined The Charles Schwab Corporation in December of 1991 and he... 
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10/17/07Aeropostale to Present at the Wachovia Consumer Growth Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the Wachovia Consumer Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, October 18, 2007 at 1:00pm EDT at the Palace Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. ... 
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10/11/07Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase of 1.3% Reiterates Third Quarter Guidance of $0.43 to $0.45 per diluted share NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 6, 2007 increased 0.7% to $127.9 million, from $127.1 million for the five-week period ended September 30, 20... 
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09/18/07Aeropostale to Present at the RBC Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the RBC Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 4:05pm EDT at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Naples, Florida. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com... 
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09/06/07Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended September 1, 2007 increased 5.7% to $168.2 million, from $159.1 million for the four-week period ended August 26, 2006. Same store sales for the month increased 1.7%, compared to the corresponding four-week period ended September 2, 2006. Year-to-date, total... 
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09/05/07Aeropostale to Present at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 05, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 6, 2007 at 2:15pm EDT at the Pierre Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the company's website www.aeropostale.com. ... 
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08/23/07Aeropostale Reports Record Results for the Second Quarter of 2007
Net Sales of $311.2 Million Split Adjusted Earnings Per Share Growth of 90% to $0.19 Per Diluted Share Provides Third Quarter Guidance NEW YORK, Aug 23, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the second quarter ended August 4, 2007. Due to our 3-for-2 stock split which was distributed to shareholders on August 21, 2007, all per share data is presented on a post-st... 
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08/15/07Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2007 Second Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2007 second quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 23, 2007 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at w... 
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08/09/07Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results
-- Same Store Sales Decrease 11.9% -- Reaffirms High End of Second Quarter Earnings Guidance Range of $0.27 - $0.28 Per Diluted Share vs. Previously Issued Guidance of $0.26 - $0.28 Per Diluted Share NEW YORK, Aug 09, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 4, 2007 increased 17.7% to $111.7 million, from $94.9 million ... 
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07/11/07Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 11, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 7, 2007 increased 5.3% to $111.4 million, from $105.8 million for the five-week period ended July 1, 2006. Same store sales for the month increased 0.2%, compared to the corresponding five-week period ended July 8, 2006. Year-to-date, total net sales in... 
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07/11/07Aeropostale Declares 3-for-2 Stock Split
NEW YORK, Jul 11, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced a 3-for-2 stock split on all shares of its common stock, which will be effected in the form of a stock dividend. The stock split will entitle all shareholders of record at the close of business on August 6, 2007 to receive one additional share of Aeropostale common stock for every two shares of common stock held on th... 
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07/09/07Aeropostale to Present at the CIBC 7th Annual Consumer Growth Conference
Announces Change to June Sales Reporting Date NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that the company will be making a presentation at the CIBC 7th Annual Consumer Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, July 11th at 3:05pm EST at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Additionally, a broadcast of the presentation will b... 
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06/06/07Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jun 06, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended June 2, 2007 increased 19.3% to $88.1 million, from $73.9 million for the four-week period ended May 27, 2006. Same store sales for the month increased 1.9%, compared to the corresponding four-week period ended June 3, 2006. Year-to-date, total net sales increased 1... 
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06/01/07Aeropostale Announces Change to May and June Sales Reporting Date
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that due to the timing of its participation in certain retail conferences, the Company will announce May sales results on Wednesday, June 6th after the close of market and will announce June sales on Wednesday, July 11th after the close of market. The Company will return to its regular reporting schedule with its ... 
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06/01/07Aeropostale to Present at the Piper Jaffray 27th Annual Consumer Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 01, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Piper Jaffray 27th Annual Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 12:00 pm EDT at the St. Regis Hotel in New York. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Company's website www.aeropost... 
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05/24/07Aeropostale Reports Record First Quarter 2007 Results
Record Sales of $275.8 Million Earnings Per Share Growth of 73% to $0.26 Per Diluted Share Provides Second Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the first quarter ended May 5, 2007. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2007 was $13.8 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, an inc... 
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05/15/07Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2007 First Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2007 first quarter results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at www.ea... 
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05/10/07Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results
Raises First Quarter Guidance to $0.24 - $0.25 per share Same store sales decrease 14.0% NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 5, 2007 decreased 9.8% to $75.4 million, from $83.6 million for the four-week period ended April 29, 2006. Same store sales for the mont... 
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04/12/07Aeropostale Reports Record March Sales Results
Same store sales increase 15.9% Raises First Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 7, 2007 increased 31.5% to $124.8 million, from $94.9 million for the five-week period ended April 1, 2006. Same store sales for the month increased 15.9%, compared to the corresponding... 
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03/19/07Aeropostale to Present at the 30th Annual Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 19, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21 at 9:20 am EDT at the Palace Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostal... 
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03/15/07Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2006
Provides First Quarter and Full Year 2007 Guidance Increases Share Repurchase Program NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 15, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young men and women, today reported results for the fourth quarter (fourth quarter of fiscal 2006 consisted of 14 weeks compared to fourth quarter of fiscal 2005 which consisted of 13 weeks) and fiscal year ended February 3, 2007 (fis... 
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03/12/07Aeropostale to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2006 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 12, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2006 fourth quarter and full year financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 15, 2007 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.... 
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03/08/07Aeropostale Names Mindy C. Meads as President and Chief Merchandising Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that it has appointed Ms. Mindy C. Meads as President and Chief Merchandising Officer. Julian R. Geiger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said, "We are thrilled to have someone of Mindy's caliber join Aeropostale as President and Chief Merchandising Officer. She has a tremendous level of knowledge of the ... 
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03/08/07Aeropostale Reports February Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended March 3, 2007 increased 11.5% to $75.6 million, from $67.8 million for the four-week period ended February 25, 2006 and increased 11.0% on a pro-forma basis for the comparable four-week period last year. Same store sales for the month increased 2.3%, compared to... 
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02/09/07Aeropostale to Present at Deutsche Bank Small Cap Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Deutsche Bank Small Cap Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Monday, February 12, 2007 at 2:40 pm EST at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Naples, Florida. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.... 
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02/08/07Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results
Same Store Sales Increase 5.4%; Company Raises Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended February 3, 2007 increased 41.1% to $90.4 million, from $64.0 million for the four-week period ended January 28, 2006 and increased 13.3% on a pro-forma basi... 
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01/04/07Aeropostale Reports December Sales Results
Net Sales Increase 12.6% to a Record $266.7 million and Comparable Store Sales Increase 1.7% Company Raises Fourth Quarter Guidance NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2007--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended December 30, 2006 increased 12.6% to $266.7 million, from $236.8 million for the five-week period ended December 31, 2... 
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11/29/06Aeropostale Reports Record Results for Third Quarter Fiscal 2006
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the third quarter ended October 28, 2006. RECORD THIRD QUARTER PERFORMANCE: Net income for the third quarter of fiscal 2006 increased 24.9% to $32.6 million, or $0.61 per diluted share, versus net income of $26.1 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, in the third quarter of fiscal 2005. Th... 
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11/29/06Aeropostale Reports November Sales Results
NEW YORK, Nov 29, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 25, 2006 increased 11.5% to $149.7 million, from $134.3 million for the four-week period ended November 26, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 1.0% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 7.3% last year. Fiscal year to... 
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11/08/06Aeropostale Announces Termination of Chief Merchandising Officer
Julian Geiger Assumes Chief Merchandising Responsibilities During Search for New Chief Merchandising Officer NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2006--Aeropostale (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and young men, today announced that Christopher Finazzo, the Company's Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer, has been terminated for cause, effective immediately. The Company's action was taken based upon init... 
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11/02/06Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results
-- Comparable store sales increase 5.6% for the month NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended October 28, 2006 increased 18.3% to $99.2 million, compared to $83.9 million for the four-week period ended October 29, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 5.6% for the month,... 
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10/06/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2006 Third Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2006 third quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, November 29, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.... 
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10/05/06Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results
-- Raises third quarter earnings guidance to $0.58 - $0.59 per diluted share, versus previously issued guidance of $0.55 - $0.57 per diluted share Business Editors/Retail Writers NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended September 30, 2006 increased 21.9% to $127.1 million... 
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09/01/06Aeropostale to Present at the Goldman Sachs Thirteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 1, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs Thirteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 7, 2006 at 11:10 am Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale... 
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08/31/06Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 31, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 26, 2006 increased 16.6% to $159.1 million, compared to $136.5 million for the four-week period ended August 27, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 3.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 1.3% in the year ago peri... 
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08/17/06Aeropostale Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2006 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the second quarter ended July 29, 2006. SECOND QUARTER PERFORMANCE: Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 was $8.4 million, or $0.16 per diluted share (which includes $2.1 million of other income in connection with the resolution of a dispute with a vendor regarding the enforcement of t... 
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08/09/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2006 Second Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2006 second quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 17, 2006 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com... 
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08/03/06Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended July 29, 2006 increased 13.1% to $94.9 million, compared to $83.9 million for the four-week period ended July 30, 2005. The company's comparable store sales decreased 1.9% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 4.2% in the year-ago period. ... 
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07/26/06Aeropostale Announces Change to Monthly Sales Reporting Date
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that starting with its July sales release the company will announce monthly sales prior to the opening of the market on the Thursday following the end of the monthly retail sales period. About Aeropostale, Inc. Aeropostale, Inc. is a mall-based, specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories, principally... 
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07/06/06Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 1, 2006 increased 22.7% to $105.8 million, compared to $86.2 million for the five-week period ended July 2, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 5.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 2.0% in the year ago period. ... 
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06/26/06Aeropostale Announces Change to June Sales Reporting Date
NEW YORK, Jun 26, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that due to the timing of the 4th of July holiday, the company will announce June sales on Thursday, July 6th, prior to the opening of the market. The company will return to its regular reporting schedule with its July sales announcement on Wednesday, August 2nd, after the close of the market. About Aeropostale, Inc. ... 
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06/15/06Aeropostale Announces Additional $100.0 Million for Stock Repurchase Program; Total Program $250.0 Million
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 15, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that its board of directors approved an increase in its common stock repurchase program to acquire an additional $100.0 million of its outstanding common stock. This increased the total repurchase program to $250.0 million. As of June 14, 2006 the company had purchased back approximately $143.8 million (5.9 million sha... 
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06/06/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 7, 2006 at 11:00 am ET at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.ae... 
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05/31/06Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK, May 31, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 27, 2006 increased 17.9% to $73.9 million, compared to $62.6 million for the four-week period ended May 28, 2005. The company's comparable store sales decreased 1.1% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 4.9% in the year ago period. Fiscal... 
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05/18/06Aeropostale Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2006 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the first quarter ended April 29, 2006. FIRST QUARTER PERFORMANCE: Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2006 was $8.4 million, or $0.15 per diluted share, including the $0.01 per share charge related to the expensing of stock options. This compares to net income of $8.6 million or $0.15 per d... 
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05/05/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2006 First Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2006 first quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 18, 2006, at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the "Investor Relations" link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and ... 
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05/03/06Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended April 29, 2006 increased 28.4% to $83.6 million, compared to $65.1 million for the four-week period ended April 30, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 8.4% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 5.7% in the year ago period. ... 
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04/13/06Zeena Freeman Appointed Senior Vice President of the Jimmy'Z Brand
NEW YORK, Apr 13, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Zeena Freeman will be joining the company as Senior Vice President for the Jimmy'Z brand, a division of Aeropostale. Ms. Freeman will be responsible for the development and growth of the Jimmy'Z brand, and for all aspects of design, merchandising and production. Ms. Freeman will report to Chris Finazzo, Executive... 
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04/07/06Aeropostale to Present at the 35th Annual SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Institutional Investor Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 35th Annual SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Institutional Investor Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at 1:25 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on w... 
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04/05/06Aeropostale Reports March Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 5, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 1, 2006 increased 9.0% to $94.9 million, compared to $87.1 million for the five-week period ended April 2, 2005. The company's comparable store sales decreased 9.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 6.8% in the year ago period. ... 
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03/13/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Banc of America Consumer Conference and at Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Banc of America Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at 8:50 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company also announced it will make a presentation at the Merrill Lynch 2006 Retailing Leaders Conference. The presentation is scheduled for W... 
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03/09/06Aeropostale Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2005 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 9, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 28, 2006. FOURTH QUARTER PERFORMANCE: Net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005 was $41.8 million or $0.76 per diluted share, versus net income of $35.3 million or $0.62 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2004. Fourth quarter o... 
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03/02/06Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2005 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 2, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2005 fourth quarter and year-end financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 9, 2006 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aero... 
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03/01/06Aeropostale Reports February Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 1, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 25, 2006 increased 14.1% to $67.8 million, compared to $59.4 million for the four-week period ended February 26, 2005. The company's comparable store sales decreased 5.4% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 13.4% in the year ago p... 
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02/15/06Aeropostale to Present at the Deutsche Bank Small Cap Growth Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Deutsche Bank Small Cap Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Friday, February 17, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com. Abo... 
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02/06/06Aeropostale to Present at the Citigroup Retail Conference and Field Trip
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Citigroup Retail Conference and Field Trip. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8, 2006 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com. A... 
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02/01/06Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results
NEW YORK, Feb 01, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended January 28, 2006 increased 44.7% to $61.6 million, compared to $42.6 million for the four-week period ended January 29, 2005. The company's comparable store sales increased 12.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 2.5% in the year ago period. ... 
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01/09/06Aeropostale to Present at the Eighth Annual ICR XChange Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Eighth Annual ICR XChange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 12, 2006 at 12:45 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com. About ... 
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01/04/06Aeropostale Reports December Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2006--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO): December total sales increase 32.7% to $236.8 million; comparable store sales increase 11.4% Raises fourth quarter earnings guidance to $0.71 - $0.73 per share versus previously issued guidance of $0.55 - $0.61 per share Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net ... 
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12/13/05Aeropostale Inc. Names Barbara Pindar Senior Vice President - Planning and Allocation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Barbara Pindar has joined Aeropostale as Senior Vice President - Planning and Allocation. Ms. Pindar will be responsible for the planning and allocation function for both Aeropostale and Jimmy'Z. "Barb's extensive retail background and disciplined and thoughtful approach to the planning process will be a... 
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11/30/05Aeropostale Reports November Sales Results
NEW YORK, Nov 30, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 26, 2005 increased 26.7% to $134.3 million, compared to $106.0 million for the four-week period ended November 27, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 7.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 4.1% in the year ago perio... 
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11/17/05Aeropostale Reports Third Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 17, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the third quarter ended October 29, 2005. Net income for the third quarter of fiscal 2005 was $26.1 million or $0.47 per diluted share versus net income of $31.7 million or $0.55 per diluted share in the third quarter of last year. Net sales for the third quarter of fiscal 2005 increased 18.2% to ... 
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11/08/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2005 Third Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2005 third quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, November 17, 2005 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com... 
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11/02/05Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results
NEW YORK, Nov 02, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended October 29, 2005 increased 16.5% to $83.9 million, compared to $72.0 million for the four-week period ended October 30, 2004. The company's comparable store sales decreased 2.5% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 9.1% in the year ago period. ... 
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10/05/05Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 1, 2005 increased 15.1% to $104.3 million, compared to $90.6 million for the five-week period ended October 2, 2004. The company's comparable store sales decreased 4.2% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 1.9% in the year ago period... 
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09/07/05Aeropostale to Present at Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 07, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs Twelfth Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, September 8, 2005 at 3:30 pm ET at The Hilton Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com. ... 
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08/31/05Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results
NEW YORK, Aug 31, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 27, 2005 increased 21.8% to $136.5 million, compared to $112.1 million for the four-week period ended August 28, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 1.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 6.2% in the year ago period. ... 
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08/18/05Aeropostale, Inc. Announces Addition to Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Karin Hirtler-Garvey, formerly Chief Operating Officer, Global Markets for Bank of America (formerly Nations Bank), has been appointed to the Aeropostale Board of Directors. Ms. Hirtler-Garvey joined Bank of America in September of 1995 and held various senior management positions within the organization u... 
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08/18/05Aeropostale Reports Second Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the second quarter ended July 30, 2005. Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 was $7.5 million or $0.13 per diluted share versus net income of $10.9 million or $0.19 per diluted share in the second quarter of last year. Net sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 increased 19.5% to ... 
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08/08/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2005 Second Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2005 second quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 18, 2005 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and ... 
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08/03/05Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended July 30, 2005 increased 18.0% to $83.9 million, compared to $71.1 million for the four-week period ended July 29, 2004. The company's comparable store sales decreased 4.2% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 13.8% in the year ago period. ... 
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07/06/05Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jul 06, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 2, 2005 increased 23.9% to $86.2 million, compared to $69.6 million for the five-week period ended July 3, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 2.0% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 21.3% in the year ago period. Fis... 
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06/06/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 8, 2005 at 12:30 pm ET at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropos... 
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06/01/05Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 28, 2005 increased 15.7% to $62.6 million, compared to $54.1 million for the four-week period ended May 29, 2004. The company's comparable store sales decreased 4.9% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 27.0% in the year ago period. F... 
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05/19/05Aeropostale Reports First Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported record results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2005. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2005 was $8.6 million or $0.15 per diluted share, representing an increase of 36.4% over net income of $6.3 million or $0.11 per diluted share in the first quarter of last year. Net sales for the first quarter... 
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05/09/05Aeropostale, Inc. To Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2005 First Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2005 first quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at ww... 
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05/05/05Aeropostale, Inc. Names Mary Jo Pile Chief Store Officer - Director of Stores
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Mary Jo Pile has joined Aeropostale as Chief Store Officer - Director of Stores. Ms. Pile is succeeding Tom Johnson in the position. Mr. Johnson was previously promoted to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the company. "We are thrilled to have Mary Jo aboard. Her extens... 
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05/04/05Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended April 30, 2005 increased 13.8% to $65.1 million, compared to $57.2 million for the four-week period ended May 1, 2004. The company's comparable store sales decreased 5.7% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 19.3% in the year ago period. F... 
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04/06/05Aeropostale Reports March Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 2, 2005 increased 29.2% to $87.1 million, compared to $67.4 million for the five-week period ended April 3, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 6.8% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 14.2% in the year ago period. ... 
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03/17/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 17, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, 2005 at 8:40 am ET at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropos... 
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03/10/05Aeropostale Reports Record Fourth Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 10, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported record results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 29, 2005. Net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2004 was $35.3 million or $0.62 per diluted share. Fourth quarter earnings were reduced by $2.8 million or $0.05 per share due to a non-cash expense adjustment related to a correction in the Com... 
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03/02/05Aeropostale Reports February Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 2, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 26, 2005 increased 37.8% to $59.4 million, compared to $43.1 million for the four-week period ended February 28, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 13.4% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 26.4% in the year ago peri... 
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02/28/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2004 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2004 fourth quarter and year-end financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 10, 2005 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropos... 
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02/15/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Wachovia Securities Consumer Growth Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 15, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Wachovia Securities Consumer Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for 8:30 am ET on Thursday, February 17, 2005 and will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and available by clicking on the 'Investors Relations' link under the Corporate section at w... 
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02/10/05Aéropostale Signs Sponsorship Agreement With the Big East Conference
New York, New York (February 10, 2005) - Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced that it has signed an exclusive three-year deal as the Presenting Sponsor of the BIG EAST Men's Basketball Championship beginning with this year's event, March 9-12, 2005 at Madison Square Garden. In addition, Aéropostale will continue as the Presenting Sponsor of the Student Athlete Scholarship Program in which 37 scholarship... 
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02/02/05Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 2, 2005--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended January 29, 2005 increased 23.7% to $43.8 million, compared to $35.4 million for the four-week period ended January 31, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 2.5% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 17.7% in the year ago period. ... 
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01/12/05Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at the 7th Annual ICR XChange Conference
NEW YORK, Jan 12, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 7th Annual ICR XChange Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 13, 2005 at 8:10 a.m. Pacific Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com. About Aerop... 
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01/05/05Aeropostale Reports December Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jan 5, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 1, 2005 increased 18.3% to $178.5 million, compared to $150.9 million for the five-week period ended January 3, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 0.5% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 5.7% in the year ago period. ... 
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12/01/04Aeropostale Reports November Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 1, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 27, 2004 increased 22.8% to $106.0 million, compared to $86.3 million for the four-week period ended November 29, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 4.1% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 10.3% in the year ago perio... 
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11/18/04Aeropostale Reports Record Third Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO) Earnings Per Share of $0.55 Versus Earnings Per Share of $0.37 Last Year, An Increase of 48.6% Revenues Increase 24.8% Versus Prior Year Additional $30.0 Million for Stock Repurchase Program Authorized; Total Program $100.0 Million Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported record r... 
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11/03/04Aeropostale Reports October Sales Results; Total Sales Increase 28.3%, Comparable Store Sales Increase 9.1%; Raises Guidance for the Third Quarter
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended October 30, 2004 increased 28.3% to $72.0 million, compared to $56.1 million for the four-week period ended November 1, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 9.1% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 6.8% in the year ago period. ... 
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11/01/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2004 Third Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2004 third quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, November 18, 2004 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and... 
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10/06/04Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 2, 2004 increased 18.3% to $90.6 million, compared to $76.6 million for the five-week period ended October 4, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 1.9% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 22.0% in the year ago period. ... 
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09/01/04Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 1, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 28, 2004 increased 28.3% to $112.1 million, compared to $87.4 million for the four-week period ended August 30, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 6.2% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 1.6% in the year ago period. ... 
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08/19/04Aeropostale Reports Record Second Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO): -- Earnings Per Share of $0.19 Versus Earnings Per Share of $0.05 Last Year -- Revenues Increase 50.0% Versus Prior Year -- Comparable Store Sales Increase 20.0% Versus Prior Year Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported record results for the fiscal second quarter ended July 31, 2004. Net income f... 
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08/06/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2004 Second Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2004 second quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 19, 2004 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and a... 
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08/04/04Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 13.8% Compared to 19.3% Last July
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2004-- Increases Guidance to $0.17 Per Diluted Share vs. Previous Guidance of $0.11 Per Diluted Share Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended July 31, 2004 increased 43.6% to $71.1 million, compared to $49.5 million for the four-week period ended August 2, 2003. The compa... 
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07/07/04Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
Net Sales Increase 51.6% to $69.6 Million; Same Store Sales Increase 21.3% NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 7, 2004-- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 3, 2004 increased 51.6% to $69.6 million, compared to $45.9 million for the five-week period ended July 5, 2003. The company's comparable store... 
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06/22/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Wachovia Securities Nantucket Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 22, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 14th Annual Wachovia Securities Nantucket Conference. The presentation is scheduled for 3:00 pm ET on Thursday, June 24, 2004 and will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and available by clicking on the 'Investors Relations' link under the Corporate section at... 
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06/07/04Aeropostale, Inc. To Present At Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 7, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 24th Annual Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 9, 2004 at 1:10 p.m. at The Palace Hotel in New York City. The presentation will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and will be available clicking on the 'Investors... 
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06/02/04Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results; Net Sales Increase 56.8% to $54.1 Million; Same Store Sales Increase 27.0%
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 2, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 29, 2004, increased 56.8% to $54.1 million, compared to $34.5 million for the four-week period ended May 31, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 27.0% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 1.5% in the year ago period. Y... 
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05/20/04Aeropostale Reports First Quarter Earnings Per Share Increase of 175.0%
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO) -- First Quarter Earnings Per Share Increases to $0.11 Versus $0.04 in Prior Year -- Increases Second Quarter Earnings Guidance to $0.11 Per Diluted Share versus Previous Guidance of $0.07 Per Diluted Share Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the first quarter ended May... 
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05/14/04Aeropostale and 'O.C.' Star Mischa Barton Create Marketing Alliance
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced the establishment of a marketing partnership with Mischa Barton, star of Fox television show, "The O.C." Ms. Barton will appear in Aeropostale's Back-to-School and Holiday marketing campaigns. The agreement will include in-store marketing, in-store and online promotions as well as several public appearances. "M... 
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05/10/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2004 First Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2004 first quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at ... 
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05/05/04Aeropostale, Inc. Announces Addition to Its Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Robert B. Chavez, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hermes of Paris Inc., has been appointed to the Aeropostale Board of Directors. Hermes of Paris is one of the world's leading upscale accessories brands known for its fine selection of scarves, ties, fragrances and home products. Mr. Chavez joined He... 
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05/05/04Aeropostale Reports April Sales Results; Same Store Sales Increase 19.3%; Raises First Quarter Guidance to $0.09 Per Diluted Share
NEW YORK, May 5, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 1, 2004 increased 48.6% to $57.2 million, compared to $38.5 million for the four-week period ended May 3, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 19.3% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 8.0% in the year ago period. For t... 
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04/07/04Aeropostale Announces Executive Promotions
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Thomas Johnson has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Johnson will assume most of the responsibilities of John Mills, who will be retiring on July 31, 2004. Mr. Johnson, currently Senior Vice President, Director of Stores and Marketing, rejoined Aeropostale in January 2001... 
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04/07/04Aeropostale Reports March Results; Same Store Sales Increase 14.2%; Raises First Quarter Guidance to $0.11 Per Diluted Share
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 3, 2004 increased 44.6% to $67.4 million, compared to $46.5 million for the five-week period ended April 5, 2004. The company's comparable store sales increased 14.2% for the month, versus a comparable store sales increase of 0.1% in the year ago period. ... 
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03/25/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Banc of America Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 25, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Banc of America Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 31, 2004 at 9:40 a.m. ET at The Palace Hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeroposta... 
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03/22/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 22, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, March 23, 2004 at 2:40 p.m. ET at The Pierre hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aer... 
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03/11/04Aeropostale Declares Stock Split and Increases Stock Buyback Program; Declares 3-For-2 Stock Split
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 11, 2004-- Authorizes Additional $35 Million for Stock Repurchase Program; Total Program $70 Million Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced a 3-for-2 stock split on all shares of its common stock that will be effected in the form of a stock dividend. The stock split will entitle all shareholders of record at the close of b... 
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03/11/04Aeropostale Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2003 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 11, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) -- Fourth Quarter Earnings Per Share Increase 54% to $0.71 Versus $0.46 in Prior Year -- Announces Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2004 Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31, 2004. In a separate release today, the company announce... 
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03/03/04Aeropostale Reports February Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 3, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 28, 2004 increased 58.5% to $43.1 million, compared to $27.2 million for the four-week period ended March 1, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 26.4% for the month, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 3.1% in the year ago period. ... 
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03/02/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2003 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK, Mar 2, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2003 fourth quarter and year-end financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, March 11, 2004 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropost... 
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02/04/04Aeropostale Reports January Results and Increases Fourth Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 4, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended January 31, 2004 increased 47.5% to $35.4 million, compared to $24.0 million for the four-week period ended February 1, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 17.7% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 4.6%. For t... 
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01/12/04Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at the 6th Annual ICR XChange Leisure & Lifestyle Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 6th Annual ICR XChange Leisure & Lifestyle Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 15, 2004 at 8:10 a.m. Pacific Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.co... 
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01/07/04Aeropostale Reports December Results and Increases Fourth Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2004--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 3, 2004 increased 28.9% to $150.9 million, compared to $117.1 million for the five-week period ended January 4, 2003. The company's comparable store sales increased 5.7% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 0.3%. Year-t... 
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12/09/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at First Albany Annual Growth Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the First Albany Annual Growth Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, December 10, 2003 at 10:20 a.m. ET at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in New York City. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section ... 
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12/03/03Aeropostale Reports November Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 29, 2003 increased 32.2% to $86.3 million, compared to $65.3 million for the four-week period ended November 30, 2002. The company's comparable store sales increased 10.3% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales decrease of 1.3%. Yea... 
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11/20/03Aeropostale Reports Strong Third Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc: -- Earnings Per Share of $0.56, an increase of 44% Versus Prior Year -- Revenues Increase 30% Versus Prior Year -- Announces $35 million Share Repurchase Program Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fiscal third quarter ended November 1, 2003. Net income for the quarter ended Nov... 
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11/10/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2003 Third Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2003 third quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, November 20, 2003 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com an... 
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11/05/03Aeropostale Reports October Results; Announces Comfort with Current First Call Consensus Earnings Estimate of $0.55 Per Fully Diluted Share for the Third Quarter
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 1, 2003 increased 15.2% to $56.1 million, compared to $48.7 million for the four-week period ended November 2, 2002. The company's comparable store sales decreased 6.8% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 11.7%. For th... 
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10/08/03Aeropostale Reports September Results - Same Store Sales Increase 22.0%; Total Net Sales Rise 49.3%
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 4, 2003 increased 49.3% to $76.6 million, compared to $51.3 million for the five-week period ended October 5, 2002. The company's comparable store sales increased 22.0% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales decrease of 2.5%. Year-to-... 
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10/01/03Aeropostale Resumes Search for Board Member
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 30, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc., a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Lance Ford, a recent appointment to Aeropostale's Board of Directors, will be unable to fulfill his commitment to serve as a director of the company. As a result of this unanticipated situation, the company will resume its search for an additional independent director on the company's board. "It is with much regret t... 
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09/03/03Aeropostale Reports August Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 3, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 30, 2003 increased 26.3% to $87.4 million, compared to $69.2 million for the four-week period ended August 31, 2002. The company's comparable store sales increased 1.6% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 6.6%. Year-to... 
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08/21/03Aeropostale, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Two New Board Members
NEW YORK, Aug 21, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Ronald Beegle and Lance Ford have been appointed to the Aeropostale Board of Directors. Ronald Beegle held numerous management positions with the Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS), most recently serving as chief operating officer of the company's flagship Gap division. Prior to that, Beegle served as senior vice presiden... 
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08/21/03Aeropostale Reports Strong Second Quarter Results
Earnings Per Share of $0.07 Versus Loss Per Share of ($0.06) in Prior Year; Revenues Increase 44% Versus Prior Year NEW YORK, Aug 21, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fiscal second quarter ended August 2, 2003. Net income for the quarter ended August 2, 2003 was $2.7 million or $0.07 per diluted share versus a net loss of ($2.0) million or ($0.06) per d... 
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08/13/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2003 Second Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2003 second quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and... 
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08/06/03Aeropostale Reports July Results; Total Net Sales Increase of 59.2%; Comparable Store Sales Increase of 19.3%; Raises Second Quarter Guidance
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 2, 2003 increased 59.2% to $49.5 million, compared to $31.1 million for the four-week period ended August 3, 2002. The company's comparable store sales increased 19.3% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 4.3%. For the q... 
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07/29/03Aeropostale, Inc. Increases Size of Public Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 29, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced today that it has increased the size of its public offering of common stock from 6,085,000 shares to 7,150,000 shares, pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-3, as amended, that Aeropostale, Inc. originally filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on June 27, 2003, and a registration statement on Form... 
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07/09/03Aeropostale Reports June Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jul 9, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 5, 2003 increased 41.7% to $45.9 million, compared to $32.4 million for the five-week period ended July 6, 2002. The Company's comparable store sales increased 8.7% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 11.8%. Year-to-date, to... 
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06/27/03Aeropostale, Inc. Files Registration on Form S-3
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, announced today that it has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission a registration statement on Form S-3 relating to a public offering of its common stock. All of the shares of common stock to be sold in this secondary public offering shall be offered by certain stockholders of Aeropostale, Inc. Aeropostale, Inc... 
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06/23/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Wachovia Securities Nantucket Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the 13th Annual Wachovia Securities Nantucket Conference. The presentation is scheduled for 9:30 am on Wednesday, June 25, 2003 and will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and available by clicking on the 'Investors Relations' link under the Corporate section at w... 
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06/18/03Aeropostale Adds Two Senior Executives to Its Management Team
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 18, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that Ann Joyce and Tom Clendenin have both joined Aeropostale in two newly created positions. Ann Joyce will be Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Tom Clendenin will be Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing. "Ann & Tom bring unique skills to Aeropostale, that complement our existing... 
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06/06/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at US Bancorp Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the US Bancorp Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, June 10, 2003 at 10:50 a.m. at The Palace Hotel in New York City. The presentation will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and will be available clicking on the 'Investors R... 
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06/04/03Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jun 4, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 31, 2003 increased 29.2% to $34.5 million, compared to $26.7 million for the four weeks ended June 1, 2003. The Company's comparable store sales decreased 1.5% for the month, versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 19.1%. Year-to-date, tota... 
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05/22/03Aeropostale Reports Strong First Quarter Results; Earnings Per Share of $0.05 versus Earnings Per Share of $0.01 in Prior Year; Revenues Increase 32% Versus Prior Year
NEW YORK, May 22, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fiscal first quarter ended May 3, 2003. Net income for the quarter ended May 3, 2003 was $2.1 million or $0.05 per diluted share versus net income of $592,000 or $0.01 per diluted share in the comparable quarter in the prior year. For the year-ago quarter, net income, excluding a non-cash charge relate... 
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05/15/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2003 First Quarter Financial Results over the Internet
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2003 first quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 22, 2003 at 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available by clicking the 'Investor Relations' link under the Corporate section on www.aeropostale.com and at w... 
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05/07/03Aeropostale Reports Strong April Sales Results
NEW YORK, May 7, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended May 3, 2003 increased 40.0% to $38.5 million, compared to $27.5 million for the four weeks ended May 4, 2002. The Company generated a comparable store sales increase for the month of 8.0% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 10.0%. For the first... 
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04/09/03Aeropostale Reports Better-Than-Expected March Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 5, 2003 increased 29.2% to $46.5 million, compared to $36.0 million for the five-weeks ended April 6, 2002. The Company generated a March comparable store sales increase of 0.1% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 35.1%. Julian R... 
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04/01/03Aeropostale Announces a College Scholarship Sweepstakes
NEW YORK, Apr 1, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, announced a sweepstakes offering a grand prize of a $10,000 Scholarship toward tuition to any accredited College or University in the United States. This grand prize will be awarded to one matriculating student beginning the Fall 2003 or the Spring 2004 semester or quarter. Other prizes include a $500 Aeropostale gift card or t-shi... 
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03/31/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Present at Banc of America Consumer Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 31, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that the Company will make a presentation at the Banc of America Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, April 2, 2003 at 8:00 a.m. at The Palace Hotel in New York City. The presentation will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and will be available through the 'Investors Relati... 
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03/18/03Aeropostale to Present at the Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference in New York City
NEW YORK, Mar 18, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Merrill Lynch Retailing Leaders Conference in New York City on March 19 at noon EST. The presentation will be webcast and be available through the "Investor Relations" link at www.aeropostale.com and at www.companyboardroom.com. To listen to the broadcast, your computer must... 
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03/13/03Aeropostale Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2002 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 2003-- Fourth Quarter Earnings Per Share of $0.46 Versus $0.38 Prior Year Fourth Quarter Revenues Increase 30.6% Versus Prior Year Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 1, 2003. Net income for the fourth quarter was $17.7 million or $0.46 per di... 
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03/06/03Aeropostale, Inc. to Webcast Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2002 Financial Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 6, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss fiscal fourth quarter and year-end 2002 results on Thursday March 13, 2002 at 4:30 p.m. ET. This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Aeropostale's web site at www.aeropostale.com. The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's ... 
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03/05/03Aeropostale Reports February Sales Results
NEW YORK, Mar 5, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended March 1, 2003 increased 25.6% to $27.2 million, compared to $21.6 million for the four weeks ended March 2, 2002. The Company generated a February comparable store sales decrease of 3.1% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 18.8%. The company noted... 
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02/21/03Aeropostale to Present at the Bear Stearns Ninth Annual Retail, Restaurant & Apparel Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 21, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Bear Stearns Ninth Annual Retail, Restaurant & Apparel Conference on Tuesday, February 25th at 1:30 p.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast and be available through the 'Investor Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com and at www.companyboardroom.com. To listen to the broadcas... 
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02/05/03Aeropostale Reports January Sales Results and Increases Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance
NEW YORK, Feb 5, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel for young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended February 1, 2003 increased 36.4% to $24.0 million, compared to $17.6 million for the four weeks ended February 2, 2002. The Company generated a January comparable store sales increase of 4.6% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 9.3%. Julian R.... 
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01/13/03Aeropostale to Present at the ICR XChange Leisure and Lifestyle Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that the Company will be presenting at The Fifth Annual ICR XChange, Leisure and Lifestyle Conference. The Aeropostale investor presentation will be webcast live at 9:20 a.m. Pacific Time on January 15, 2003 at http://custom.viavid.com/icrxchange/default.htm. To listen to the webcast your co... 
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01/08/03Aeropostale Reports December Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2003--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended January 4, 2003 increased 29.2% to $117.1 million, compared to $90.6 million for the five weeks ended January 5, 2002. The Company experienced a December comparable store sales increase of 0.3% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase ... 
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12/04/02Aeropostale Reports November Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2002--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 30, 2002 increased 31.1% to $65.3 million, compared to $49.8 million for the four weeks ended December 1, 2001. The Company experienced a November comparable store sales decrease of 1.3% versus the year-ago comparable store sales incre... 
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11/21/02Aeropostale Reports Third Quarter Results
Earnings Per Share of $0.39 Revenues Increase 34.3% Versus Prior Year Company Increases Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance Range to $0.38 to $0.40 Versus Prior Guidance Range of $0.30 to $0.34 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2002-- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the fiscal third quarter ended November 2, 2002 versus the quarter ending November 3, 2001. ... 
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11/06/02Aeropostale Reports Better Than Expected October Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2002--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall based specialty retailer of casual and active apparel to young women and men, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended November 2, 2002 increased 43.2% to $48.7 million, compared to $34.0 million for the four-weeks ended November 3, 2001. The Company's comparable store sales for October increased 11.7% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 28... 
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10/09/02Aeropostale Reports September Sales Results
NEW YORK, Oct 9, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall based specialty retailer, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended October 5, 2002 increased 24.8% to $51.3 million, compared to $41.1 million for the five weeks ended October 6, 2001. The Company's comparable store sales for September decreased 2.5% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 12.4%. Fiscal year to date, total sales have increase... 
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09/30/02Aeropostale Adjusts Guidance for Third and Fourth Quarters; Current Retailing Environment Prompts Increased Promotional Activity
NEW YORK, Sep 30, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- 3Q02 EPS Expected to be $0.31 to $0.33 and 4Q02 EPS Guidance Now $0.30 to $0.34 Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a fast-growing, mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today announced that primarily because of a drop in mall traffic and reduced customer activity beginning in mid-September, the Company has revised earnings guidance for the third and fourth quarters of fiscal 2002. The Company believes th... 
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09/04/02Aeropostale, Inc. to Present At Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 4, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE:ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall-based specialty retailer, today announced that the company will make a presentation at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Friday, September 6, 2002 at 8:40 a.m. at the New York Plaza Hotel. The presentation will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and will be available through the 'Investors Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com and ... 
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09/04/02Aeropostale Reports August Sales Results
NEW YORK, Sep 4, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall based specialty retailer, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 31, 2002 increased 36.2% to $69.2 million, compared to $50.8 million for the four-weeks ended September 1, 2001. The Company's comparable store sales for August increased 6.6% versus the year-ago comparable store sales increase of 28.6%. Fiscal year to date, total sales have increased... 
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08/20/02Aeropostale Reports Second Quarter Results
Loss Per Share of ($0.06) Versus Loss Per Share of ($0.06) in Prior Year Diluted Earnings Per Share of $0.01 Excluding Non-Cash Charge Revenues Increase 41% Versus Prior Year Second Quarter Comparable Store Sales Increase 11% NEW YORK, Aug 20, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fiscal second quarter ended August 3, 2002 versus the quart... 
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08/09/02Aeropostale, Inc. Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call Information; Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2002 Second Quarter Financial Results Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Aug 9, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2002 second quarter financial results will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, August 20, 2002 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available through the `Investors Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com and at www.companyboardroom.com. To listen to the broadcast, your computer must have Windows Media Player installed. If you... 
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08/07/02Aeropostale Reports July Sales Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2002--Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall based specialty retailer, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 3, 2002 increased 34.8% to $31.1 million, compared to $23.0 million for the four-weeks ended August 4, 2001. The company's comparable store sales for July increased 4.3%. For the Quarter, ended August 3, 2002, total sales have increased 41.... 
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07/10/02Aeropostale, Inc. Reports June Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jul 10, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall-based specialty retailer, today announced that total net sales for the five-week period ended July 6, 2002 increased 42.1% to $32.4 million, compared to $22.8 million for the five-weeks ended July 7, 2001. The company's comparable store sales for June increased 11.8%. Fiscal year to date, total sales have increased 48.1% to $144.2 million, compared to $97.4 million in the year-ago pe... 
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06/11/02Aeropostale, Inc. to Present At U.S. Bancorp Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference
NEW YORK, Jul 11, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall-based specialty retailer, today announced that the company will make a presentation at the U.S. Bancorp Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 12, 2002 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time at The W Hotel in New York City. The presentation will be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet and will be available at the following web address: w... 
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06/11/02Aeropostale Reports May Sales Results
NEW YORK, Jul 11, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) (www.aeropostale.com), a mall based specialty retailer, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended June 1, 2002 increased 48.3% to $26.7 million, compared to $18.0 million for the four-weeks ended June 2, 2001. The Company's comparable store sales for May increased 19.1%. Aeropostale, Inc. is a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories that targets both young women and ... 
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06/11/02Aeropostale Reports First Quarter Results
NEW YORK, Jun 11, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) Earnings Per Share of $0.01 Versus Loss Per Share of ($0.07) in Prior Year; Revenues Increase 50% Versus Prior Year; First Quarter Comparable Store Sales Increase 22% Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO), a fast-growing, mall-based specialty retailer of active and casual apparel for the teen market, today reported results for the fiscal first quarter ended May 4, 2002 versus the quarter ending ... 
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06/05/02Aeropostale, Inc. to Broadcast Review of Fiscal 2002 First Quarter Financial Results and May Comparable Store Sales Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Jun 5, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) today announced that the Company's conference call to review its fiscal 2002 first quarter financial results and May comparable store sales will be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, June 11, 2002 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The broadcast will be available through the `Investors Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com and at www.companyboardroom.com. To listen to the broadcast, your computer must have Windows... 
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