Tuesday, February 21, 2006
In the midst of the cartoon crisis there is a sad tale, one sure to bring a tear to any good Capitalist's Heart. Bahrain Danish Dairy, 100% Bahraini owned, has somehow ended up on boycott lists passed out after Friday prayers in the Islamic world. Despite the name, their dairy products aren't Danish nor do they contain Danish dairy products. While the company severed its relationship with its Danish owners in 1993, for business and not political reasons, their sales are suffering, as is its management, stuck with a (currently) most unfortunate name.