Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Allegedly Says Store Only Makes Clothes For ‘Cool’ and ‘Attractive’ People
A response that the CEO of popular clothing line Abercrombie & Fitch gave has gone viral, and is not making a lot of people happy.
Most of you have probably seen it on your Facebook news feed. It’s an alleged quote from Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Michael Jeffries. The now viral photo contains the statement that Jeffries made:
CBS in Los Angeles reports that these statements may in fact be true, and that Jeffries doesn’t want ‘larger people’ shopping in his stores. If this quote is true, it’s very discriminatory In 2006 Jeffries said in a magazine interview that his store doesn’t try to target women of all shapes.