Prejudice Pizza: Papa John’s Racism Scandal & Should We Abandon Brands In Times Like These
AlwaysAList.com’s Jawn Murray appeared on HLN’s “Across America with Carol Costello” with guest host Susan Hendricks to talk about the fallout at pizza company Papa John’s over its founder John Schnatter using the n-word on a conference call with staffers.
Can a brand survive this type of controversy?
Should consumers stop supporting a brand when the head or spokesperson faces public scandal.
The panel of guests debate that topic and discuss additional brands like Starbucks, CVS, Chick-Fil-A, H&M and others. And let’s just say, things got heated in this conversation.
WATCH: Jawn Murray on HLN’s “Across America with Carol Costello.”