A day after announcing the new names two of its Allen’s-branded lollies… parent company Nestlé is again copping it.
On Monday, Nestlé said Red Skins would officially become Red Ripper, and Chicos will become Cheekies after revealing the racially insensitive names were out of step with the company’s values.
The internet then not-so-politely pointed out something.
The Red Ripper was the name of a serial killer.
Not only that, but ‘Red Ripper’ means something else in the Urban Dictionary and it’s downright bizarre.