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 Relations' link at www.aeropostale.com and
About Aeropostale, Inc.
Aeropostale, Inc. (www.aeropostale.com) is a mall-based specialty
retailer of casual apparel and accessories that targets both young
women and young men aged 11 to 20. The Company provides customers with
a selection of high-quality, active-oriented, fashion basic
merchandise in a high-energy store environment. The Company maintains
complete control over the proprietary brand by designing and sourcing
all of its own merchandise. Aeropostale products can be purchased only
in its stores, which sell Aeropostale merchandise exclusively.
The first Aeropostale store was opened in 1987. The company
currently operates 371 stores in 36 states.
Michael Cunningham, 973/872-5677
Integrated Corporate Relations, Inc.
James Palczynski/Chad A. Jacobs, 203/222-9013