Victoria’s Secret has a PR mess on its hands. An in-depth investigative report by Bloomberg details abuses against a 13-year-old girl in Burkina Faso who harvests organic, fair-trade cotton used to make the company’s lingerie and sleepwear lines.
In a statement, the Limited Brands, parent company of Victoria’s Secret, said it did not know about the abuses and that it will fully investigate the matter.
But the company may need to do more than that. The lengthy report is quickly being disseminated across the Web, and it contains some pretty horrible details.
Read the whole Bloomberg report here.