Following an Unannounced Appearance, Kanye West Was “Escorted” Out of The Skechers Office :Kanye West was escorted out of Skechers corporate office by the two executives when the rapper turned up unannounced, the shoe manufacturer said in a statement Wednesday.
Mr. West, formally known as Ye, has recently made headlines for racist and anti-Semitic remarks that have cost him some lucrative design collaborations.
Skechers stated he appeared at the Los Angeles office “unannounced and without invitation” adding that he was “engaged in unauthorized filming.” Kanye West Was “Escorted” Out of The Skechers Office
The Hip-Hop Musician Attended a Paris Fashion Show Wearing a Shirt with The Message White Lives Matter
This month, the hip-hop musician attended a Paris Fashion Show wearing a shirt with the message White Lives Matter, as a response to the Black Lives Matter movement.
He was kicked from Instagram and Twitter days later for threatening to “Go death con 3 on JEWISH PEOPLE,” a reference to US military readiness.
“Skechers is not considering and has no intention of working with West,” the company declared on Wednesday.
“We condemn his recent divisive remarks and do not tolerate anti-Semitism or any other form of hate speech.”
“Considering Ye was engaged in unauthorized filming, two Skechers executives escorted him and his party from the building after a brief conversation,” the statement continued.
On Tuesday the World’s Largest Sportswear Firm Adidas Said That It Was Discontinuing Its Collaboration with Mr. West
On Tuesday, the world’s largest sportswear company, Adidas, said it was discontinuing its collaboration with Kanye. Later that day, American clothing company GAP declared that it was removing Mr. West’s products immediately.
Balenciaga, a Paris-based fashion business, severed ties with Kanye last week.
CAA, one of Hollywood’s largest talent agencies, announced Mr. West’s departure on Wednesday, while film and TV producer MRC announced the cancellation of an already completed documentary about the musician.