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American Apparel Overview

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Los Angeles, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
1998
Company - Public (APP)
Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (CAD) per year
Unknown
American Apparel wants you to be hip and comfortable inside and out. It designs and makes logo-free T-shirts, tank tops, yoga pants, and more for men, women, and children -- and does it all from its California factory, rather than exporting labor overseas. Brands include Classic ... Read more

American Apparel Reviews

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American Apparel CEO Chelsea Grayson
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Vancouver, BC
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Vancouver, BC
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at American Apparel full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Got lucky with a great team
    - Can make commission

    Cons

    Spent too much time working (because I enjoyed it)

    Advice to Management

    None, they were great.

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American Apparel Photos

American Apparel photo of: Headquarter offices of American Apparel in Los Angeles, California, also the main factory. (Photo by Coolcaesar - available under under CC-BY-NC-SA 3.0 & GFDL, v1.2)
American Apparel photo of: King of Prussia location
American Apparel photo of: Denim Display
American Apparel photo of: Meeting Celebrities
American Apparel photo of: Organizing Pantyhose
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American Apparel Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at American Apparel.

    Interview

    got a call to come into the store, was brought out into the front of the mall by the supervisor on shift and asked a few basic questions in an informal setting

    Interview Questions

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