wildsingapore news: Carrefour to stop selling shark's fin too

Three other supermarket chains - Sheng Siong, Giant and Shop N Save - said they have no plans to stop selling shark's fin. However, all three added that they do not advertise or run any promotions on their shark's fin products. FairPrice announced on Thursday it would become the second supermarket chain here, after Cold Storage, to stop selling shark's fin. This followed a public outcry over an insensitive Facebook post made by one of its suppliers. The comment 'Screw the divers' - an apparent reference to diving enthusiasts campaigning against the shark's fin trade - appeared on the Facebook page of Thern Da Seafood. It was announcing the launch of a new shark's fin product at FairPrice outlets. Outraged netizens began posting on FairPrice's Facebook page on Wednesday, urging it to stop selling shark's fin. Within 24 hours, the chain announced that shark's fin will no lon...

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