Company produces coffee creamers featuring Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini on the covers (video)By Mason White 4:27 PM October 27, 2014
By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A company in Switzerland, was forced to apologize to its customers after producing coffee creamers, featuring Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini on the covers.
A spokesperson for Migros, said that the packets of creamers bearing the faces of the fascist leaders were packed by the Karo-Versand, and shipped to restaurants and cafes.
The spokesperson admitted that the internal controls had failed, and the company plans to increase their controls to prevent similar incidents of occurring in the future.
Karo-Versand officials said that the stickers were part of a larger line designed to resemble classic cigar labels.
A spokesperson for Karo-Versand, said that the creamers were intended for collectors only, and was not meant to be sent to restaurants and cafes.
Migros announced that it will cut ties with Karo-Versand.
“Whether the creamers were meant for collectors or for Migros, it is unacceptable. Hitler has no place in our society,” the spokesperson for Migros said.