Navigation Links
Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie Starts Petition Against Retailers Selling Used Underwear and Lingerie
Date:4/9/2010

In light of The Today's Shows hidden camera investigation in March 2010 that exposed large retailers selling used and returned underwear, Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie has started a petition to champion stricter laws around the sale of used underwear and lingerie.

Englewood, CO (PRWEB) -- One of the Web’s most popular fine lingerie retailers, Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie, is speaking out against the recent firestorm surrounding the re-sale of used underwear and lingerie from retailers like Macy’s, Victoria’s Secret, and The Gap. The company’s owner, Alicia Vargo, is so disgusted by this practice that she has started an online petition to encourage lawmakers to outlaw this practice altogether.

“We are looking to collect at least 1,000 signatures from women and men who want their voice heard against the unethical practices of lingerie retailers selling used merchandise,” she says.

The petition stems from a hidden camera exposé NBC’s The Today Show did in March 2010 that showed retailers re-tagging and then putting returned and obviously used underwear and lingerie merchandise back on store shelves for sale as if they were new.

Vargo, who is sometimes criticized for her store’s strict return policy, says these dirty practices by popular lingerie retailers have got to stop.

“Our mission is to help women feel nurtured and beautiful. They need to trust that their local lingerie retailer is not putting their health or trust at risk by selling used or returned goods,” she adds.

Vargo says that women should always inspect their underwear and lingerie merchandise before buying. “If you suspect something isn’t right, don’t buy from that store. Women can speak loud and clear by how they spend – or don’t spend – their money.”

She also adds that women should always wash new underwear and fine lingerie before wearing “for added peace of mind.”

To join Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie in it’s effort to “Outlaw the Sale of Used Undergarments and Lingerie,” please visit http://www.petitionspot.com/petitions/StopSellingUsedUnder/ and have your voice heard!

About Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie
Pampered Passions Fine Lingerie opened its doors in Englewood, Colorado in 2001. Its founder, Alicia Vargo, wanted a lingerie store that not only offered the finest collection of distinctive lingerie fashions, but also a place women could visit to find something that makes them good about themselves in an inviting and encouraging environment. In order to bring her mission to more women, she opened www.PamperedPassions.com, an online superstore with all the latest bra and lingerie fashions. In 2009, Vargo was named “Colorado’s Leading Lady” by Ladies Who Launch. Pampered Passions is a four time nominee as the Best Lingerie Store in the USA and a 2010 Bride’s Choice Award™ recipient from WeddingWire.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/04/prweb3852184.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Bluestar Silicones Launches a New Range of Silbione(R) TCS 7560 & 7561 Elastomers for Lingerie, Support Stockings and Medical Textile Applications
2. Stopping schizophrenia before it starts?
3. All for Haiti: America TeVe Starts a Humanitarian Bridge to Help Earthquake Victims in Haiti
4. Golden Living Kick-Starts Post-Acute Health IT with Microsoft HealthVault and Amalga UIS Connection
5. WellPoint/Blue Cross Liver Transplant Denial Trial Starts Monday
6. Promotional Stress Ball Supplier -- StressBallsUK.com Starts 2010 Strongest Ever
7. Secondhand Smoke Starts Damaging Arteries in Childhood
8. Health Diagnostic Laboratory Inc. (HDL, Inc.) Launches Community Initiative, It Starts with the Heart
9. Building Olympic Champions Starts With Addressing Childhood Obesity
10. Health Professionals Petition FTC For Relief From Red Flags Rule
11. Community Oncologists Launch Petition to Stop Drastic Cancer Care Cuts
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... If you don’t mind a bit of prickly therapy to ... to consider a treatment that some have called the next great tool in dermatology ... also known as skin needling, is a procedure using a device covered with tiny, ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... MAP ... Platform, announced today that Enlightened Solutions has joined the Premier Outcomes-Driven Provider Network. ... care continuum for their patients being treated for substance use. , Enlightened Solutions ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... Nepenthe Laboratory Services (NLS), a ... last week to raise non-perishable food item donations for Food for Lane County, and ... on NBC. , “The goal of the assembly was to create an exciting atmosphere ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... In an effort to increase public awareness ... promotion and research organization, declared May as “National Sunshine Month.” , With ... cultural behavior over the past several decades, Americans spend more time indoors than ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... , ... May 04, 2016 , ... ProList is a ... Pro X . With ProList, editors can easily create lists for presentations, youtube ... create additional bullet points. ProList is the perfect complement to presentation style videos. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/4/2016)... NEW YORK , May 4, 2016 ... Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2022 - ... End User (Hospital, Diagnostic Center and Others)" by P&S Market ... at $4,894.3 million in 2015, and it is expected to ... slice type, the high slice type segment is expected to ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... , May 4, 2016 ... concluded a series of free workshops across ... global requirements for Good Distribution Practices (GDP). ... which ensures that products are consistently stored, transported and ... authorization (MA) or product specification. Only a few years ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... May 4, 2016 ... the  "Global Multiple Myeloma Market and Competitive ... offering.       (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ... and Competitive Landscape Highlights 2016, provides comprehensive ... Myeloma epidemiology, Multiple Myeloma market valuations and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: