Chinese snack maker Three Squirrels apologises for a 2019 ad featuring the red scarf, a symbol of the Young Pioneers of China which is banned for commercial use. Photo: Handout
Chinese snack maker Three Squirrels apologises for a 2019 ad featuring the red scarf, a symbol of the Young Pioneers of China which is banned for commercial use. Photo: Handout

China: ‘slanted eyes’ ad snack company in hot water again over earlier campaign using revolutionary red scarf

  • Snack maker Three Squirrels forced to apologise again after an old ad featuring unauthorised use of the revolutionary red scarf resurfaced
  • It follows an apology issued last week after the company was accused of using models with ‘slanted eyes’ in another ad campaign

Topic |   China society
Chinese snack maker Three Squirrels apologises for a 2019 ad featuring the red scarf, a symbol of the Young Pioneers of China which is banned for commercial use. Photo: Handout
Chinese snack maker Three Squirrels apologises for a 2019 ad featuring the red scarf, a symbol of the Young Pioneers of China which is banned for commercial use. Photo: Handout
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