The President of the United States Donald trump expressed dissatisfaction with the decision of the us fashion retailer, Nordstrom not to renew the contract with his daughter Ivanka for the purchase of manufactured under its brand name products. On Wednesday, February 8, the American leader wrote in his microblog on Twitter.
“Nordstrom is so very unfair to my daughter Ivanka. She is a great person — always encouraging me to do the right thing! Terrible!” — says the publication.
Later, on 8 February, White house spokesman Sean Spicer explained that trump’s statement is not connected with the business interests, he enrolled as a loving father. “I think it was not about business, but the attacks on his daughter. He was elected to the presidency, he won, he runs the country, and, I think, when the concern over his actions and his decrees transferred to members of his family, he has every right to stand up for them and praise their success”, — quotes RIA Novosti statement of Spicer, made at a regular briefing.
He also expressed the opinion that efforts were being made to undermine the name Ivanka for the job of her father. “This is a clear attempt attacks on the policies of her father and her good name,” — said the representative of the White house.
3 February it became known that a chain of American Department stores Nordstrom has decided to stop selling goods produced under the brand of Ivanka trump, as the reason was called the low demand.
Donald trump won the presidential elections held on 8 November 2016, and he was inaugurated on January 20. During the election campaign the question arose whether he, if successful, to avoid conflict of interest between his business activities and work on a post of the head of the United States.
Ivanka, daughter of Donald trump from his first marriage , her 35 years. Under the Ivanka Trump brand produces women’s clothing, shoes and bags.