Sales of Ivanka Trump's perfume soar after Nordstrom row

Sales of Ivanka Trump’s perfume soar after Nordstrom row

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Sales of Ivanka Trump’s perfume soar after Nordstrom row
The Telegraph ^ | 02/18/2017 | Chris Graham

Posted on 02/18/2017 9:47:45 PM PST by SeekAndFind

There’s no such thing as bad publicity, as Ivanka Trump is discovering.

The president’s daughter was caught up in a row this month when Nordstrom said it would stop selling the her brand of products.

Although the upmarket department store said the decision was simply down to poor sales, Donald Trump accused the company of treating his daughter “so unfairly”.

His senior adviser, Kellyanne Conway, was then “counselled” by the White House after urging the president’s supporters to buy Ivanka’s line of products, which includes clothing, jewellery, handbags and other goods.

The encouragement may have paid off as her perfume has become a best seller on Amazon.

On Saturday, her scent took the top two spots in Amazon’s best sellers in Women’s eau de parfum: one spot for the spray and one for the roll-on version.

The surge in sales comes despite a #GrabYourWallet campaign to encourage shoppers to boycott products with ties to Mr Trump, his family and his donors.

Ivanka’s business also has drawn criticism for blurring the lines between brand promotion and politics.

Her company sent a style alert to journalists in November promoting a gold bracelet that she wore during an interview on CBS’s 60 Minutes.

Nordstrom was one of the first retail partnerships for Ivanka’s footwear after it was launched in 2011.

Despite the Nordstrom setback, Ivanka Trump’s brand continues to push into new categories: it recently added baby bedding and fashion jewellery.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: ivankatrump; nordstrom; perfume

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To: SeekAndFind

Step aside J Lo; let Ivanka show you how it’s done…

2 posted on 02/18/2017 9:57:42 PM PST by MichaelCorleone (Jesus Christ is not a religion. He’s the Truth.)

To: SeekAndFind

I think I’m going to have to buy some of this for the wife. A “President’s Day” gift.

3 posted on 02/18/2017 10:06:44 PM PST by FlingWingFlyer (As long as tyranny exists, the Constitution and Bill of Right will never be “outdated” or “obsolete”)

To: MichaelCorleone

J. lo is an attention whore. Ivanka—a real woman with a husband a three children. Lopez changes husbands with each sock.

4 posted on 02/18/2017 10:06:52 PM PST by Fungi (Every breath, another five thousand fungal spores enter your body. All five thousand will be named.)

To: SeekAndFind

My mom ordered some of Ivanka’s perfume…and she’s allergic to fragrances! I need to get on the ball with that, too!

5 posted on 02/18/2017 10:30:55 PM PST by TXBlair (We will not forget Benghazi.)

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