Does American Eagle use real animal fur?

Answer American Eagle Outfitters does not use real animal fur in its products. The Humane Society of the United States maintains an online database of designers and retailers that refrain from using or se... Read More »

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Mexican Eagle Vs. American Eagle?

The only eagle that flies the North American skies is the American bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). The "Mexican eagle" isn't actually an eagle at all. It's real name is the crested caracara ... Read More »

How old do you have to be to work at American Eagle?

American Eagle Outfitters hires job applicants who meet the minimum age requirement, which varies from state to state. In most states the minimum age requirement to work in retail is 14 to 15 years... Read More »

Who is the creator of American Eagle?

American Eagle was founded in 1977 as a division of Silvermans Menswear, Inc. Silvermans Menswear Inc. was owned and operated by brothers Jerrry Silverman and Mark Silverman. The Silverman brothers... Read More »

Who owns American Eagle?

According to, Silvermans Menswear, Inc. launched American Eagle Outfitters in 1977 before changing its name to Retail Ventures, Inc. in 1980. In 1991, the Schottenstein family p... Read More »