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British luxury brand Burberry last year burned of their own products worth $ 36 million, writes the Times.
According to the publication, over the last five years the brand was destroyed clothes to almost $ 118 million. Insiders report that the luxury manufacturers are getting rid of unsold goods to prevent their theft or resale of “gray markets” the “wrong people” at a lower price.
Burberry assures that things are disposed of in a special environmentally friendly waste incinerators, and the process energy used in production.
Burberry is one of the oldest British brands, specializiruetsya in the production of clothing, accessories and perfumes of luxury. The company was founded in 1856 and its headquarters is located in London.
In February, the creative Director of Burberry, designer Christopher Bailey said that his collection for spring-summer 2018 supported the rights of gays, lesbians and other sexual minorities. For this purpose, according to Bailey, it complements traditional beige tartan house parts in colours of the rainbow flag.
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