WARRENDALE, PA., April 24 /CNW/ - American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.
(NYSE: AEO) today announced that it will provide automatic free shipping on all
orders over $100 on ae.com through August 31. Automatic free shipping will be
applied to orders being sent anywhere in the U.S. and Canada.
Orders shipped free will arrive in the same amount of time as regular
standard shipping. American Eagle Outfitters is among the first specialty
retailers in its category to offer automatic free shipping for such an
extended time period.
"We are working hard to create a true multi-channel shopping experience,
meaning it's just as easy and economical to shop on our Web site as it is to
visit our stores," said Kathy Savitt, executive vice president and chief
marketing officer, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. "By offering automatic free
shipping on ae.com, we've simultaneously raised the bar on both convenience
and value in a meaningful way for customers."
Customers will receive free shipping on orders of $100 or more
automatically. There is no need to make a special selection or enter a
promotional code during the checkout process. As always, express two-day and
overnight shipping are available for an additional charge.
Qualifying orders must be shipped to a single address. Further details
and conditions can be found at www.ae.com.
About American Eagle Outfitters
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) is a leading retailer that
operates under the American Eagle Outfitters and MARTIN + OSA brands.
American Eagle Outfitters designs, markets and sells its own brand of
laidback, current clothing targeting 15 to 25 year-olds, providing
high-quality merchandise at affordable prices. AE's original collection
includes standards like jeans and graphic Ts as well as essentials like
accessories, outerwear, footwear, basics and swimwear. American Eagle
currently operates 837 stores in 50 states, the District of Columbia and
Puerto Rico, and 73 AE stores in Canada. American Eagle also operates ae.com,
which offers additional sizes and styles of favorite AE merchandise and ships
around the world. The American Eagle brand also includes a new collection of
dormwear and intimates, "aerie by American Eagle." aerie is available in
American Eagle stores across the country and at aerie.com. It includes bras,
undies, camis, hoodies, robes, boxers, sweats and leggings for the AE girl.
Designed to be sweetly sexy, comfortable and cozy, aerie offers AE customers a
new way to express their personal style everyday, from the dormroom to the
coffee shop to the classroom.
The company introduced MARTIN + OSA, a new sportswear concept targeting
25 to 40 year-old women and men. MARTIN + OSA carries apparel, accessories and
footwear, using denim and sport inspiration to design fun and sport back into
sportswear. MARTIN + OSA currently operates eight stores. For additional
information and updates, visit martinandosa.com.
For further information:
For further information: American Eagle Outfitters Beth Barney,