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The director involved in the campaign has since left the company and the country, Unilever said in a joint statement with the EFF on Thursday. The British-Dutch company promised an internal investigation and said it would take necessary disciplinary action if needed. … [Read more...] about South Africa retailers remove TRESemmé products from shelves over ‘racist’ ad
Until the FTC chooses to prosecute a case, the extent to which the free-publicity-to-free-products cycle violates its rules is unclear. But this is not an issue likely to go away: Although the practice of posting empties has primarily been endemic to the cosmetics realm of Instagram, new forms of partnership-fishing are beginning to metastasize. Tran told me a story about a trip to the Bahamas with a friend who covered her breasts with two slices of pizza, took a photo, and posted it as a Domino’s paid partnership. “Domino’s flagged it and removed the post, but then later reached out and said it’d be cool to collaborate in the future.” … [Read more...] about How Influencers Get Free Products, and You Can Too!
When checking in on a menswear forum he regularly visits, writer Louis Cheslaw saw a member pose a question that, honestly, lots of us have been asking ourselves: “Been living in Baggies all summer,” it began. “What’s a decent fall/winter pant that I can still throw a blue button-down and some loafers on with?” To find options at all price points, Cheslaw reached out to a dozen cool people about what “kind-of-smart, kind-of-slouchy plants they plan to trade for their summer shorts.” This not-too-expensive pair comes suggested by creative director Salomon Thiombiano, who told Cheslaw he recently bought the “earthy tone” pants for his fall wardrobe. “The fabric softly wraps around your body, giving you a warm yet comfortable feeling,” Thiombiano says of the pants, adding that he thinks their fabric “offers a balance between comfort and practicality.” … [Read more...] about 9 Products That Delighted Us Last Week: From Plant Poles to Cat Toys
"LVMH has a good track record of diving into the integration of street wear and luxury," Oliver Chen, managing director and senior equity research analyst for retail and luxury goods at Cowen, told CNN. "They've made some really good creative strides which are really embracing the future of luxury. I also think that Tiffany management feels confident in its strategy so it is not going to be lured by the skills that LVMH may be able to bring via an acquisition." … [Read more...] about Tiffany needs to attract millennials. The company that hired Rihanna and A$AP Rocky wants to help