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Donald Trump just used his presidential power to advertise LL Bean - Washington Post;

Donald Trump just used his presidential power to advertise LL Bean - Washington Post

Washington PostDonald Trump just used his presidential power to advertise LL BeanWashington PostAfter the co-owner of retailer L.L. Bean expressed support for President-elect Donald Trump, the future leader of the United States urged his 19.6 million Twitter followers to buy the company's goods. Thank you to Linda Bean of L.L.Bean for your great ...and more »

Trump Tweets Support for LL Bean Against Leftist Boycott - Breitbart News;

Trump Tweets Support for LL Bean Against Leftist Boycott - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsTrump Tweets Support for LL Bean Against Leftist BoycottBreitbart NewsPresident-elect tweeted his support for L.L. Bean, the clothing and outdoor equipment company, in response to a leftist effort to boycott the company because one of its 50 co-owners donated money to a pro-Trump political action committee (PAC). The ...and more »

An LL Bean boycott is not the way to go - The Boston Globe;

An LL Bean boycott is not the way to go - The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeAn LL Bean boycott is not the way to goThe Boston GlobeAssociated Press/File 2011. Would a boycott of the iconic L.L. Bean duck boot even do any good? How desperately I want a duck boot boycott to change things. Lord knows, nothing else seems to. The president-elect, a bully and a moral vacuum of a man, ...and more »

Beans, boots, Trump, and tweets - The Boston Globe;

Beans, boots, Trump, and tweets - The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeBeans, boots, Trump, and tweetsThe Boston GlobeIt's unlikely he was wearing the company's iconic duck boots, but President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday waded into the controversy swamping L.L. Bean over a family heiress's support for the Republican during the presidential campaign. In a tweet ...and more »

Trump Tweet About LL Bean Underscores Potential Danger for Brands - New York Times;

Trump Tweet About LL Bean Underscores Potential Danger for Brands - New York Times

New York TimesTrump Tweet About LL Bean Underscores Potential Danger for BrandsNew York TimesLinda Bean, the granddaughter of L.L. Bean, in 2009. Credit Craig Dilger for The New York Times. With a single tweet on Thursday, President-elect Donald J. Trump pulled L. L. Bean, the Maine retailer known for its boots, jackets and preppy New England ...and more »

Trump tweet puts LL Bean in political crossfire - The Seattle Times;

Trump tweet puts LL Bean in political crossfire - The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesTrump tweet puts LL Bean in political crossfireThe Seattle TimesEric Rego stitches boots in the facility where L.L. Bean boots are assembled in Brunswick, Maine. The company produced 600,000 boots at its U.S. factories this year. (Pat Wellenbach/AP). These are perilous times for brands, with partisans on both sides ...and more »

About Trump's LL Bean Tweet - TheStranger.com;

About Trump's LL Bean Tweet - TheStranger.com

TheStranger.comAbout Trump's LL Bean TweetTheStranger.comThank you to Linda Bean of L.L.Bean for your great support and courage. People will support you even more now. Buy L.L.Bean. @LBPerfectMaine — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 12, 2017. For those who didn't grow up in the Northeast, ...and more »

Trump's LL Bean tweet would break WH policy: report - The Hill (blog);

Trump's LL Bean tweet would break WH policy: report - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)Trump's LL Bean tweet would break WH policy: reportThe Hill (blog)President-elect Donald Trump Donald TrumpDem rep on Trump: 'You really gotta try to be that bad' Timeline: Trump's relationship with Priebus Dems introduce act would authorize FBI Director to revoke WH staff security clearance MORE encouraged his ...and more »

Donald Trump's LL Bean Tweet Is Setting Off A Storm Of Controversy - GOOD Magazine;

Donald Trump's LL Bean Tweet Is Setting Off A Storm Of Controversy - GOOD Magazine

GOOD MagazineDonald Trump's LL Bean Tweet Is Setting Off A Storm Of ControversyGOOD MagazinePresident-elect Donald Trump is right where he wants to be: at the center of our thoughts. In this edition of “What Did He Just Do?” we find ourselves taken aback by a tweet thanking L.L. Bean for a donation board member Linda Bean made to a PAC that ...and more »

Trump says buy LL Bean _ but many products are made in China - Yahoo Finance;

Trump says buy LL Bean _ but many products are made in China - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceTrump says buy LL Bean _ but many products are made in ChinaYahoo FinanceFILE- This Oct. 11, 2007, file photo shows a L.L. Bean store in Colonie, N.Y. Republican President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, urged people to buy from outdoors retailer L.L. Bean — even though many of its products are made in China ...and more »

5 Ways LL Bean Is Actually a Progressive Company - Hollywood Reporter;

5 Ways LL Bean Is Actually a Progressive Company - Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter5 Ways LL Bean Is Actually a Progressive CompanyHollywood ReporterFor starters, the retailer's clothes still are made in America, and it has provided Somali refugees with job opportunities. We're living in contentious times. The venerable American brand L.L. Bean, maker of the famously preppy duck boot and boat tote ...and more »

Anti-Trump Supporters Are Boycotting LL Bean After a Co-Owner Supported Donald Trump's Campaign - TeenVogue.com;

Anti-Trump Supporters Are Boycotting LL Bean After a Co-Owner Supported Donald Trump's Campaign - TeenVogue.com

TeenVogue.comAnti-Trump Supporters Are Boycotting LL Bean After a Co-Owner Supported Donald Trump's CampaignTeenVogue.comThe #GrabYourWallet campaign that's recently swept social media isn't so much a fashion statement as it is a political one. Through the grassroots movement, people are boycotting brands that donate or support Trump-backed organizations — and one major ...and more »

Trump tweet on LLBean would break White House rule - Politico;

Trump tweet on LLBean would break White House rule - Politico

PoliticoTrump tweet on LLBean would break White House rulePoliticoDonald Trump on Thursday morning put his presidential-elect seal of approval on L.L.Bean, thanking one of the heirs of the company's founder for her support, and tweeting that people should “Buy L.L.Bean.” If he does the same when he becomes president, ...and more »

As Trump, LePage blast boycott, 'absurd' is word of day at LL Bean - Bangor Daily News;

As Trump, LePage blast boycott, 'absurd' is word of day at LL Bean - Bangor Daily News

Bangor Daily NewsAs Trump, LePage blast boycott, 'absurd' is word of day at LL BeanBangor Daily NewsCustomers can be seen on Thursday outside L.L. Bean's Hunting and Fishing Store in Freeport. Many said a boycott effort targeting the outdoor retailer would not stop them from shopping there. Linda Bean's Maine Kitchen and Topside Tavern sits across ...and more »

Was Trump's Endorsement of LL Bean Even Legal? - Fortune;

Was Trump's Endorsement of LL Bean Even Legal? - Fortune

FortuneWas Trump's Endorsement of LL Bean Even Legal?FortuneThe president-elect dragged yet another U.S. company into a surprise media controversy on Thursday, using his Twitter account to praise one of the owners of L.L. Bean, Linda Bean, for her political support. Donald Trump also encouraged his Twitter ...and more »

Trump's LLBean Tweet Draws More Controversy - SGB Media (press release) (subscription) (blog);

Trump's LLBean Tweet Draws More Controversy - SGB Media (press release) (subscription) (blog)

SGB Media (press release) (subscription) (blog)Trump's LLBean Tweet Draws More ControversySGB Media (press release) (subscription) (blog)Donald Trump urged his 19.6 million Twit ter followers to buy L.L.Beans' goods as the outdoor retailer faces a call for a boycott because one of its owners donated money to help elect Donald Trump. The tweet was sent a week after the Associated Press ...and more »

Liberals, Don't Let Donald Trump Tarnish LL Bean's Sterling Brand Reputation - Slate Magazine (blog);

Liberals, Don't Let Donald Trump Tarnish LL Bean's Sterling Brand Reputation - Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)Liberals, Don't Let Donald Trump Tarnish LL Bean's Sterling Brand ReputationSlate Magazine (blog)This week in Donald Trump tweets with a long backstory: Thursday morning, the president-elect wrote on Twitter, “Thank you to Linda Bean of L.L.Bean for your great support and courage. People will support you even more now. Buy L.L.Bean.” He then ...and more »

With one tweet, Trump makes LL Bean trendy - CNET;

With one tweet, Trump makes LL Bean trendy - CNET

CNETWith one tweet, Trump makes LL Bean trendyCNETTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. gettyimages-484233222.jpg Enlarge Image. Somehow, I can't see Donald Trump wearing these. Press Herald via Getty Images. The worst presidential product ...and more »

People Are Freaking Out About Donald Trump's LL Bean Tweet - Huffington Post;

People Are Freaking Out About Donald Trump's LL Bean Tweet - Huffington Post

Huffington PostPeople Are Freaking Out About Donald Trump's LL Bean TweetHuffington PostPresident-elect Donald Trump tweeted his support for L.L. Bean on Thursday, encouraging his followers to buy the brand after the retailer got mixed up in politics. Thank you to Linda Bean of L.L.Bean for your great support and courage. People will ...and more »

Donald Trump: 'Buy LL Bean' - Patch.com;

Donald Trump: 'Buy LL Bean' - Patch.com

Patch.comDonald Trump: 'Buy LL Bean'Patch.comL.L. Bean is the target of a boycott over Linda Bean's support for Donald Trump. He tweeted his support Thursday. By Jason Claffey (Patch Staff) - Updated January 12, 2017 4:37 pm ET. Donald Trump: 'Buy L.L. Bean'. FREEPORT, ME — President-elect ...and more »