Tag archive for ‘Standard General’
Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Dov Charney and American Apparel Are Suing One Another — Again

– – Dov Charney and his former firm American Apparel are trading law suits. Charney was the one who fired the first shot in this round of fighting between the two. Will this high profile divorce More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Open Letter from Morris, Dov Cherney’s Father: A Plea for Justice in the case of American Apparel

A PLEA FOR JUSTICE IN THE CASE OF AMERICAN APPAREL/ IT ISN’T ALL ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSEMENT/IT IS MORE ABOUT MONEY, GREED AND DECEIT A terrible social injustice is being done. I was the oldest [the first] More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Class-action lawsuit accuses hedge fund Standard General of holding American Apparel hostage

A shareholder class-action suit filed on Wednesday accused New York-based hedge fund Standard General of holding American Apparel hostage. Reportedly, it would reap huge benefits if the clothing company declared More...

Eli Horn On Monday, January 5th, 2015

Dov Charney is No White Knight for American Apparel, Report Says

Clothing retailer American Apparel just fired former CEO Dov Charney. But rumor has it he’s trying to buy back the company he founded. This situation might look similar to instances in which other CEOs More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Brother, Can You Spare Dov Charney a Dime?

  Dov Charney, founder and disgraced former CEO of American Apparel may be headed toward skid row. He said in an interview with Bloomberg that he is down to his last $100, 000 and is sleeping on a friend’s More...

Eli Horn On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Clothing Retailer American Apparel Mulls Offer from Potential Buyer

American Apparel, the retail chain that ousted its controversial founder last week, said a buyer has expressed interest in acquiring the company for as much as $1.40 a share, confirming reports that have More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

American Apparel’s Dov Charney Is a Lamb that Must Lie Down with Lion Capital

Lion Capital, which has the authority because of loans to buy 12% of American Apparel and has some say about its board, is filling two vacant board seats in the company. Robert Mintz, who was chief More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, August 24th, 2014

American Apparel’s Old Boy Corporate Culture Challenged with 2 Female Board Members

American Apparel is known for its risque ads that often offend or please, are edgy, off-putting to some, but certainly attract attention, and perhaps, a particular kind of daring consumer. These More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Despite the Curves, Flat Q2/14 Sales at American Apparel

American Apparel is still a troubled company, forced to deal with slower sales and expenses that rose over ongoing problems connected to the ouster of founder Dov Charney. Sales came in for Q2/14 at$162 million, More...

S.M. Lightening On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Hedge Fund Sees Good Things in American Apparel Future, Probably Without Charney

– A partner in Standard General said new stores and a better website can help turn American Apparel around. – Standard General, the hedge fund that acquired American Apparel, now has a recovery More...

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