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Sex, Lies and Cheap Cologne: An Oral History of Abercrombie & Fitch’s Softcore Porn Mag

The story of how an oversexed, strangely intellectual magazine by a polo shirt brand completed the improbable task of changing the course of sexuality in America’s malls, homes and moose-print boxers

The Shirtless Abercrombie Model Is the Ghost of Retail’s Past

The early 2000s prepster store has entirely transformed its brand, but people still don’t want to shop there

Am I Legally Obligated to Show My Receipt When I Leave a Store?

It depends on how much trouble you’re looking to cause

The Unwanted Economics of Christmas Returns

Only half the stuff we take back to the store goes back on the shelves