Pret crit­i­cised over use of ‘kiss me’ team badge

The Daily Telegraph - - News -

Pret a Manger has been crit­i­cised af­ter an em­ployee was seen wear­ing a badge stat­ing “I am new, kiss me!”.

A pic­ture was posted on Twit­ter by Bella Mackie, with the mes­sage: “Come on Pret, it’s kind of gross to make new fe­male em­ploy­ees wear this badge.” Pret told The Daily Tele­graph: “Our teams can per­son­alise their own name badges; on this oc­ca­sion, the badge has been used in­ap­pro­pri­ately.

“We have al­ready taken ac­tion and will be en­sur­ing that only names are used on badges go­ing for­ward.”

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