Express announced that it has no plans to sell mohair items! The company learned that, in the mohair industry, goats often endure a bloody and violent shearing process and most are ultimately killed, often by being cut with a dull blade while still conscious. Express joins Arcadia Group (including Topshop and its other seven brands), Gap Inc. (including Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, and Athleta), H&M Group, Inditex’s apparel brands (including Zara), and Anthropologie, which have all agreed not to sell products containing mohair.
“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