H&M sparked outrage on social media over the weekened for posing a black child model in a sweatshirt emblazoned with the words "Coolest Monkey In The Jungle
H&M was forced to apologize for using a black child to model a sweatshirt with a "coolest monkey in the jungle" slogan.
removed the offending ad from its website after hundreds of social media users accused it of being racist. It continues to sell the hooded top online.
"This image has now been removed from all H&M channels and we apologize to anyone this may have offended," said H&M spokeswoman Anna Eriksson.