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Exclusive: Read Ousted American Apparel CEO Dov Charney’s Termination Letter | BuzzFeed, June 2014

Exclusive: Abercrombie Execs Troubled By Involvement Of CEO’s Partner | BuzzFeed, May 2013

Models on Abercrombie Jet Had Rules on Proper Underwear | Bloomberg News, October 2012

While reporting out a tip on the Abercrombie & Fitch CEO, I discovered a reverse-age discrimination lawsuit from a former pilot on his corporate jet. The depositions and 40-plus page airplane manual detailing the dog seating arrangements and music for takeoff provided a rare and deeply useful look into the inner workings of Abercrombie and the CEO's private, intense micromanaging style. 

Exclusive: C. Wonder Is Completely Shutting Down | BuzzFeed, January 2015

The January 2015 closure followed my scoop from November, when I reported that the company was planning to shutter most of its stores and transition into a wholesale brand. At the time, the company called my report "off base." Less than two months later, management called employees into an impromptu town hall meeting and told them the brand was shutting down. Most employees left that day.  

Staples Threatens To Fire Staff For Working More Than 25 Hours A Week | BuzzFeed, February 2015

President Obama criticized Staples' behavior after BuzzFeed's editor-in-chief asked him about this story in an interview. The scoop and the president's response were picked up by outlets including the BBC, Reuters, The Washington Post, CNBC and The Boston Globe.

J.C. Penney High-Flying Executives Seen Hampering Revamp | Bloomberg News

Exclusive: A Standoff Between The Winklevoss Twins And Debtholders Killed Hukkster | BuzzFeed

Gap's Athleta Looks a Lot Like Lululemon | Bloomberg News, Businessweek print edition

Exclusive: Inside The Bitter Clash That Led To The Surprise Ouster Of American Eagle’s CEO | BuzzFeed

How A Reclusive Texas Billionaire Took Back The Biggest-Ever Donation To A Liberal Arts College | BuzzFeed (with Bobby Allyn)

Exclusive: Therapist Enlisted To Help J.C. Penney Employees Cope Compares Retailer’s Past 17 Months To 9/11 | BuzzFeed