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Analysis: Why Abercrombie & Fitch’s turnaround has not been cancelled

Those who came across last week’s news of Abercrombie & Fitch’s forthcoming exit from Singapore might be forgiven for thinking it was the latest sign of the controversial brand’s long-term decline. The teen apparel retailer announced that it will be closing its flagship store in May – the brand’s only store in the country. However, A&F’s recent financial figures and strategy actually show a brand that is firmly in recovery mode, with a focus on more on-point marketi