Aeropostale, Inc., (Aeropostale) is a mall-based retailer of casual apparel and accessories for 14 to 17 year-old women and men through its Aeropostale stores and 4 to 12 year-old kids through its postscript (P.S.) from Aeropostale stores. The Company operates 949 Aeropostale stores consisting of approximately 871 stores in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, 78 stores in Canada, as well as 151 P.S. from Aeropostale stores in 31 states and Puerto Rico. The P.S. from Aeropostale brand offers the customer trend-right casual clothing and accessories focusing on kids between the ages of 4 and 12. The Company�s P.S. from Aeropostale products are sold only at its stores and online through its www.ps4u.com and www.aeropostale.com e-commerce websites. The Company maintains separate design and merchandising groups for each of its brands and within those brands, for each of the young women�s and young men�s product lines.