Aeropostale is a company that was started in 1987, founded by R.H. Macy & Company. Aero had originally started in New York City, New York. Aero was started as a private label. The founder of Aero decided to sell Aero to someone else. Aéropostale, Inc. is a mall-based, specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories, principally targeting 14 to 17 year-old young women and men through its Aéropostale stores. The Company provides customers with a focused selection of high-quality, active-oriented, fashion and fashion basic merchandise at compelling values. Aéropostale maintains control over its proprietary brands by designing, sourcing, marketing and selling all of its own merchandise. The Company currently operates 914 Aéropostale stores in 50 states and Puerto Rico, 75 Aéropostale stores in Canada and 97 P.S. from Aéropostale stores in 22 states. In addition, pursuant to various licensing agreements, the licensees currently operate 20 Aéropostale and P.S. from Aéropostale stores in the Middle East, Asia and Europe.
Aero has also an off brand called, P.S. from Aeropostale. P.S. from Aeropoststale is a based for children 4 to 12 year old kids. The new P.S. from Aéropostale brand offers trend right merchandise at compelling values for girls and boys ages four to twelve. The P.S. from Aéropostale store provides an experience that is cool for kids and enjoyable for parents. The Company currently operates 97 P.S from Aéropostale stores in 22 states. P.S. from Aéropostale products can only be purchased in its stores or online through its website.
Aero started because of pioneer airmail in company called Compagnie Generale Aeropostale.