Aéropostale

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    I worked at Aéropostale

    Pros

    Great training programs for management, excellent leadership (DM/RM/corp partners) ability to grow and move up in the company, fun atmosphere, and great tools to help make daily goals.

    Cons

    The peak seasons could've been supported better with payroll hours. Training part time associates would cut into your floor coverage, making it difficult to train during the peak seasons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The stores need more hours to help support the daily tasks so that it doesn't interfere with floor coverage, hindering the customer experience we are trying to deliver. This would also ease the stress of the management team, less turn-over. Every store runs completely different so not all stores need the same amount of hours. Give your part-time employees raises, it's difficult to keep great talent when they are stuck at minimum wage every year.

Aéropostale Interviews

Updated 15 Nov 2014
Updated 15 Nov 2014

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    Role Model Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Aéropostale.

    Interview Details

    I was recruited off the floor while shopping and had a really quick interview. I was asked to come back the next week for an interview which ended up being just to be checking to make sure I had all the right ID and papers and to schedule my training

    Interview Questions
    • Put together an outfit for:
      -a concert
      -a football game
      -a date
        Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

Aéropostale Awards and Accolades

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America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
Best Companies to Work for in New York (Large), Best Companies Group, 2010

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Website www.aeropostale.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1987
Type Company - Public (ARO)
Industry Retail
Revenue ₹100 to ₹500 billion (INR) per year

Aéropostale flies high in the world of youth fashion. The retailer operates more than 1,000 mostly mall-based stores under the Aéropostale and P.S. from Aéropostale (for kids) banners in 49 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada. Aéropostale stocks the usual teen outerwear (jeans, T-shirts, accessories), mostly under the Aéropostale and Aéro names. It designs and sources its own merchandise so that it can quickly respond to trends. The Aéropostale name originated from a 1920s airmail firm, Compagnie Generale Aéropostale. The brand was created by R.H. Macy & Co. as a private label... More

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