A famous Chinese brand had been selling Prayer Mats as decorative rugs when Muslims saw this mistake, that created an outrage on Social Media. As Muslims called this step unethical.
Prayer mats are very important in Islam as Muslims pray on it. But selling it as rugs means people would walk over this holy thing. All the Muslims all around the world calling to boycott the brand.
Being such a big name, it is strange how their Quality Control passed this product to be sold as rugs. Shein was the Chinese Brand who did this.
They later apologized!
Right after seeing the uproar on social media. They took the product off the website. They also posted a token of apology on their Instagram, which is followed by 11.5 million people.
They also apologized to all the Muslim community for making that mistake. And ensured that it won’t happen again.