Kate Upton criticized for Canada Goose, in partnership, while promoting polar bear conservation, “This is so unfair’

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The world first fell in love with Kate Upton when she graced the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2011. But did you know that the model is a Whirlpool heiress? Here are just a few of the things you didn’t know about Kate Upton.

Some critics have blasted Kate Upton is the new brand of co-operation, as a believer, after the model of a shared-Instagram-post at the same time, promote polar bear conservation group, and division retailer, Canada Goose.


Happy #WorldKindnessDay! It is, therefore, important to be kind to the world around us, not just today, but every day,” the model wrote to her 6.1 million followers on Wednesday, captioning a smiling selfie with husband, Justin Verlander. “I’m very proud to work with Canada Goose, and a PBI [Polar Bears International, to help raise awareness and to ensure a future for polar bears.”

“I recently had the honor of visiting the new PBI’s House to learn more about the polar bear, polar bear research and the role each of us play in polar bear conservation,” she went on, and then the two marks for their efforts “to make this world a better place.”

In the snow, a photo, Upton is seen keeping warm in a blue jacket with a PBI ambassador of the patch, and a black woolly hat, in addition to the are MLB-player-beau, who was shown in a black turtleneck, and a hat with a Canada Goose logo on it.


Commenters, however, had strong feelings about the a-bomb co-operation with retailers, who are at the center of controversy for its use of real fur and down to her expensive and parkas, with some being sold for more than $1,000.

“As the world kindness day, and you partner with a company that has the feathers of a duck, of their jackets! Think about it, and at goose farms,” one user wrote.

“It can’t be left behind on this one, Kate Upton. The Canada Goose can help the polar bears, but they are killing the local animals for the advantage of those is that you have to promote it!” is that of an echo.


“Come on, come on. How do the Canada Goose as they are for the killing of foxes for the fur and the torture (yes, torture) of the ducks, the down? Really appreciate your effort to be nice to you, but this is unfair,” alleged.

A lot of Canada Goose, the maker of the stuff, with real fur trim and down to the ethics of the sourcing, that is a long time being questioned by organizations such as PETA. The brand, however, has argued that the ethical falls coyotes (the hotel is on the lines of a number of of the jacket has a hood), in accordance with Canada’s Agreement on International Humane Trapping Standards (AIHTS), and the Best Practices in the US, Newsweek reports.

In particular, some of the pitfalls that are permitted under the AIHTS are banned in other countries, including the whole of the EU. In America, there are laws that regulate fur trapping vary from state to state.


As for the goose down used in the filling of the coat’s interior, Canada Goose, said they will work with Hutterite down feathers come from renewable sources such as by-products of the meat industry, by Years.

“We believe that all animals are entitled to humane treatment in life and in death, we are deeply committed to the ethical and responsible sourcing and the responsible use of all animal derived materials used in our products, and the brand of the coat and down to the policy to read. “We have to do is not to intentionally abuse, neglect, or acts that deliberately cause the animal unnecessary suffering. Our standards of sourcing, and the use of animal fur, down and wool, it reflects our concern is that the materials are derived from animals that have not been subjected to willful cruelty or unnecessary harm.”

A spokesman for the Canada Goose, was not immediately available for more information on play all around Upton’s partnership with the company.

It wouldn’t be the first time that the 27-year-old model, has made the headlines for wearing Canada Goose.

Sports Illustrated’s cover in the magazine’s 2013 Swimsuit Edition starring Kate Upton, which will hit newstands in march 2013.
(Sports Illustrated/Derek Kettela via AP)

The blonde beauty famously bared it all in a white, fur-trimmed Canada Goose coat on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Edition in 2013, which will fur-experts say that it resulted in a fashion frenzy for the cold weather by wearing coats, according to the Chicago Tribune.

In the years since, the demand of the Canada Goose design has only gained momentum.


On Nov. 13, Canada Goose Holdings, Inc. reported a fiscal second-quarter net income of $45.9 million, in its results, which topped Wall Street’s expectations.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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