operates as a specialty retailer of casual apparel in the United States.
It operates stores that sell casual apparel for men, women, and kids under the Abercrombie & Fitch, abercrombie, Hollister, and RUEHL brands.
The company offers polos, humor tees, logo tees, athletic tees, sleeveless tees, shirts, shorts, surf or active shorts, pants, woven shirts, denim, outerwear, underwear, belts, jewelry, adjustable caps, stretch fit caps, flip flops, and cologne for men.
Abercrombie & Fitch also provides polos, open neck knits, open neck graphics, shoulder showoff, ponchos, humor tees, vintage tees, tanks or camis, tube/halter tops, knits, shirts, denim minis, knit/woven minis, shorts, pants, fleece, sweaters, sleepwear, intimates, swimwear, totes/bags, belts, flip flops, and personal care for women.
In addition, its stores offer music, movies, photos, postcards, desktop images, screen saver, and cool sites.
As of May 5, 2005, the company operated 351 Abercrombie & Fitch stores, 167 abercrombie stores, 260 Hollister Co.
stores, and 5 RUEHL stores in 49 states and the District of Columbia.
It also operates e-commerce Web sites, through which it sells its products.
Abercrombie & Fitch was established in 1892 and is headquartered in New Albany, Ohio.