Online fashion giant ‘flips’ on anti-wool stance

Mahmud Kamani
Manchester online fashion chain Boohoo appears to have made a swift U-turn following reports it had banned products using wool. Late on Friday it released a statement saying: "The Boohoo Group is pleased to confirm that it has committed to omit wool from its product range effective from the Autumn season onwards." The decision is believed to have been influenced by a campaign by animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals). The organisation had released footage of alleged abuse at sheep shearing shed... For the full story register now for free or login below...