GERMANY: Adidas To Continue Using Kangaroo Skin
The head of sportswear and footwear giant adidas-Salomon AG today defended his company's use of kangaroo leather and said he would not give in to animal rights protestors. Speaking at the launch of the company's new soccer boot in Malaysia, Herbert Hainer said the German company would keep on using kangaroo skin despite claims the animals are slaughtered in a barbaric way.
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