“We are extremely sorry and appalled this 3rd party seller listed their item with this particular description on the online marketplace,” spokeswoman Danit Marquardt authored inside a statement. “It is really a obvious breach in our policy, and it has been removed, and we’re investigating the vendor to find out how this might have happened.”
Walmart was apologizing on Monday after an appalling description of the product with a third-party vendor made its way to the retail giant’s website.
“Hey @Walmart what’s happening,Inches Twitter user Kwani Lunis tweeted having a screenshot from the problematic product listing.
The store was slammed early Monday following the colour of a netting weave cap — utilized as a safety layer from a person’s hair and stitched-in extensions — on its site was described as the colour “N— Brown.”
New You are able to Occasions best-selling author Roxane Gay condemned the retail chain, tweeting that shedding the N-explosive device on their own site was “so far past unacceptable.”
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“While we try to provide accurate product information, it’s supplied by manufacturers, suppliers yet others, and is not verified by us,” a disclaimer provided underneath the product read.
— Kwani Lunis (@KwaniALunis) This summer 17, 2017