- Due to slumping sales in the US, Aeropostale has decided to expand its operations in the international market to gain some respite.
- It has announced to operate in Chile. The market in Chile has been recording increases in apparel sales, and the economic environment is favorable to operate in the country.
- The competition in the market is very tough, with local, international and even cheaper markets reporting gains in market share.
- Share prices have tumbled by 68% during this year.