August 10, 2022


Physique Store joins stampede of British retailers to halt buying and selling in Russia after its lethal invasion of Ukraine

The Physique Store has joined the stampede of British retailers to have halted buying and selling in Russia after its lethal invasion of Ukraine. 

The skincare specialist, which has operated in Russia for greater than 15 years via an area franchisee, is shutting its 26 shops and on-line operations all through the nation. 

It stated the suspension will stay in place for the foreseeable future, with the franchise associate set to supply help for the corporate’s Russia-based staff. 

Shutting up store: The Physique Store has operated in Russia for greater than 15 years via an area franchisee

The Physique Store was based by inexperienced entrepreneur Anita Roddick in 1976 and trades on its moral values. It stated Russia’s act of aggression was a ‘direct violation’ of human rights. 

British retailers together with Marks & Spencer, Subsequent and Mothercare are amongst a throng of Western corporations to have shut their Russian operations since Vladimir Putin ordered his troops into Ukraine final month.

Learn extra at DailyMail.co.uk

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