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Abercrombie & Fitch facts for kids
|Traded as||NYSE: ANF (Class A)
S&P 600 Component
|When it was created||June 4, 1892
Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
|Number of locations||1,049 (December 2014)|
The company also had another brand called RUEHL No.925 which closed in January 2010.
Stores operate in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Italy, France, Denmark, and Japan. It was created by David Abercrombie and Ezra H. Fitch. Abercrombie & Fitch was created in 1892. In this year, David Abercrombie opened the first store in New York City. The company operates 1,049 stores across all three brands.
In an attempt to more effectively reach the brand's ideal "college-age" customer Abercrombie & Fitch opened two campus stores in August 2018.
Its main competitors are Aéropostale and American Eagle Outfitters.
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Abercrombie & Fitch store formerly located at The Grove at Farmers Market in Los Angeles, California