30 Jul '15, 5pm

PETA becomes Hermès shareholder in crocodile flap

PETA becomes Hermès shareholder in crocodile flap

A PETA video posted recently purported to show abuses on crocodile farms that provide Hermès skins, including allegations that animals at Hermès-owned tanneries are sawed open while they’re still alive. In response to the video, earlier this week, English actor and singer Jane Birkin asked Hermès to remove her name from its Birkin crocodile bag, the Birkin Croco, “until better practices in line with international norms can be put in place.” Her request, which did not extend to Birkin handbags made of different skins, such as calfskin, were the result of her seeing the video.

Full article: http://fortune.com/2015/07/30/peta-hermes-crocodile-birki...

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