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Marc Vetri on Why Two Years at URBN Was Enough

Yesterday afternoon, Marc Vetri took to Instagram to announce his exit from the URBN empire — a two-year stint in corporate life that brought a […]

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Marc Vetri Announces That He’s Leaving Urban Outfitters

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. Marc Vetri announced on Sunday afternoon that he has stepped down from his executive […]

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Urban Outfitters Sued Over Wage and Overtime Practices

On Friday, two Urban Outfitters employees filed lawsuits against the Philadelphia-based retailer for allegedly failing to pay them for total hours worked, including overtime. The […]

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Pizzeria Vetri Teams Up With Shake Shack

First, the Vetri Family empire expanded into fast-casual with Pizzeria Vetri. Then, the sale of (most of) the restaurant group to Urban Outfitters took the […]

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Urban Shareholders Fail to Unseat Two Long-Serving Board Members

At the beginning of the month, an Urban Outfitters investor group came down hard on the retailer’s board for “extreme insularity” and urged shareholders to […]

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Urban Outfitters Dragged for Lack of Diversity on Board

Urban Outfitters, a company that’s largely riding on revenue from women’s apparel, has a board that’s mostly made up of white men with law degrees […]

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Coachella Sues Urban Outfitters in Trademark Battle

Urban Outfitters has been hit with yet another trademark infringement lawsuit. This time it’s the popular Coachella music festival that’s demanding that the Philly clothier […]

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Urban Outfitters Kicked Out of S&P 500

About a week after CEO Richard Hayne criticized the state of the retail landscape, his company Urban Outfitters has been dropped from the S&P 500. […]

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So, Wait, Does Urban Outfitters Really Not Have an HR Department?

Last week, we told you about a controversial flex-time policy change at Urban Outfitters that had outraged some of the parents who worked there. The […]

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Urban Outfitters Says Retail Landscape Is Oversaturated

After reporting lower-than-estimated fourth quarter earnings, Urban Outfitters shares dropped more than eight percent on Wednesday and CEO Richard Hayne says the dire state of […]

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Working Mothers Outraged Over Urban Outfitters’ New Flex-Time Policy

To outsiders, the headquarters of Urban Outfitters in Philadelphia might seem like a great place to work. Employees at many of the Urban buildings down […]

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Amis Is Getting A Second Location

So word went out this morning that Marc Vetri, Brad Spence and their Urban Outfitters partners were planning a second location for Amis–the successful, Roman-style […]

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Urban Outfitters and Navajo Nation Finally Settle Infringement Battle

Shoppers may be able to buy Navajo Nation-inspired merchandise at Urban Outfitters in the future, but this time around, the items will be the real […]

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Pizzeria Vetri Going Square

The Pizzeria Vetri that’s opening at the confluence of the Urban Outfitters brands at the King of Prussia Mall will be different than the other Pizzeria […]

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Urban Outfitters Bares All

America’s original naval shipyard is in Philadelphia, at the southern tip of the city, where the Schuylkill River meets the Delaware — 900 acres that […]