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American Apparel Overview

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Los Angeles, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
1998
Company - Public (APP)
Consumer Products Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) 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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    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    With all of the international and people, it was a great for-now job.

    Cons

    Low salaries. Super disorganised, run by children.

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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
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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

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