Officer update Q2 2013

Washington, D.C. 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 19, 2013

               ABERCROMBIE & FITCH CO.               
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

        6301 Fitch Path, New Albany, Ohio 43054         
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

                              (614) 283-6500                             
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

               Not Applicable               
(Former name or former address,
if changed since last report)

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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Item 5.02(b). Departure of Certain Officers.

On July 19, 2013, Ronald A. Robins, Jr. (Rocky), Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Secretary of A&F, formally resigned from A&F (such resignation being effective on August 30, 2013, or such later date as may be fixed by agreement) to return to the partnership of Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP, outside counsel to A&F, where it is anticipated that Mr. Robins will continue to provide legal services to A&F. He has agreed to remain with A&F through the retention and on-boarding of his successor.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Dated: July 22, 2013
By: /s/ Jonathan E. Ramsden
      Jonathan E. Ramsden
      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer