After discussions with PETA and after more than 260,400 PETA and peta2 members and supporters—over a span of almost three years—urged BCBG to stop selling fur and angora, executives announced today that the brand will no longer develop items containing fur or angora, which often comes from animals who endure a tremendous amount of pain and suffering. BCBG joins hundreds of designers and retailers around the world—including Stella McCartney, Ralph Lauren, Inditex, and H&M—that are fur- and angora-free.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind