American Eagle Outfitters sells casual American clothing for men and women; it carries denim jeans and shorts for both genders, skirts and dresses for women, and accessories such as socks and underwear. In addition to these clothes, American Eagle has seasonal clothing such as bathing suits, hats and gloves, and jackets. It has clothing accessories too, including jewelry, sunglasses and shoes.
American Eagle began as an American clothing retailer in the late 1970s. Its clothing for men and women has a vintage look with classic designs. The brand sells large quantities of denim jeans, shorts and skirts, along with graphic T-shirts, henley shirts and polos. True to its origins, American Eagle still sells outerwear such as raincoats and winter jackets, along with sturdy footwear.
In addition to its main line, American Eagle has several subsidiaries. Aerie is its lingerie, loungewear and sleep wear division. This company sells undergarments for women along with pajamas and active wear, including sweatshirts, sweatpants and other athletic apparel. 77kids is an American Eagle subsidiary that makes clothes for boys and girls ages 2 to 10. This company is the most recent addition to the American Eagle family, and sells products online and at its single physical location in Pennsylvania.