rue21 Statistics and Facts for 2024

Last Updated on: January 6th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting rue21 statistics and facts I was able to dig up including store count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

rue21 Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about rue21.

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1970
  • Headquarters: Warrendale, Pennsylvania
  • Founder(s): Cary Klein
  • Current Chief Executive: Bill Brand
  • Parent Company: R21 Holdings Inc

rue21 Statistics store count and Facts 2023

rue21 is an American fashion retailer that specializes in affordable clothing and accessories for young men and women. The company offers a wide range of clothing, including tops, bottoms, dresses, shoes, and accessories, and is known for its trendy and stylish designs.

rue21 was founded in 1976 by Carl Lipsky in Pennsylvania, USA. Initially, the company sold clothing and accessories for men and women, but later shifted its focus to the teenage market. In 2003, the company was acquired by Saunders Karp & Megrue, a private equity firm, which led to significant growth and expansion for the brand.

Today, rue21 has over 700 stores in the United States and operates an online store as well. The company is headquartered in Warrendale, Pennsylvania, and employs over 7,000 people. It is known for its affordable pricing and trendy designs, making it a popular choice for young people looking for fashionable clothing at an affordable price.

rue21 Store Count

Number of rue21 stores:

758 stores (2018)

Number of states rue21 has stores in:

45 (2018)

rue21 Employee Count

Nothing just yet. Be sure to check back soon as we update all company stats if/when they are released publicly.

rue21 Revenue Totals

Nothing just yet. Be sure to check back soon as we update all company stats if/when they are released publicly.

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these rue21 statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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