Clicks stores threatened to shutdown following ‘racist’ advert
Following a controversial submit made by Clicks on Friday, the EFF disclosed that they need all of Clicks’ shops to shutdown or else, the occasion will pressure its closure.
The well being and sweetness retailer bought into this scorching soup after an advert in a marketing campaign run on its web site described African hair as dry and broken whereas white hair is described as positive and flat by means of using pictures.
On Sunday, EFF in a press release mentioned it wrote to Clicks to appropriate their “racist act” throughout the 24 hours however they weren’t glad with the corporate’s corrections.
They described Clicks’ corrections as that which didn’t present any type of regret.
The occasion instructed the corporate to shut for 5 days as a result of it claimed that their apology was not real.
“If Clicks doesn’t shut, our members in all branches will shut down all 800 Clicks retailers throughout the nation from Monday September 7 2020 to Friday September 11 2020,” the EFF mentioned.
EFF chief Julius Malema took to Twitter informing their members to “assault” on Monday if the corporate refuses to shut down.
No response from Clicks but.
@Clicks_SA see you tomorrow. Fellow fighters and floor forces; ATTACK!!!