Kanye West and crew escorted out of Skechers headquarters

Kanye West and crew confirmed up at Skechers’ headquarters in Manhattan Seashore on Wednesday with out an invite, and the shoe firm was undoubtedly not having it.

“Kanye West — also referred to as Ye — arrived unannounced and without invitation at one of Skechers’ corporate offices in Los Angeles,” the corporate stated in an announcement. “Considering Ye was engaged in unauthorized filming, two Skechers executives escorted him and his party from the building after a brief conversation.”

Skechers stated it had “no intention” of working with the rapper-designer-entrepreneur, who has discovered himself on skinny ice commercially and socially these days following a litany of conspiracy-minded and antisemitic public feedback.

Along with his current remarks, West additionally advised in 2018 that slavery was a selection, referred to as the COVID-19 vaccine the “mark of the beast” in mid-2020 and wore a “White Lives Matter” T-shirt alongside conservative commentator Candace Owens at his Yeezy assortment present in Paris earlier this month.

“We condemn his recent divisive remarks and do not tolerate antisemitism or any other form of hate speech,” Skechers’ assertion continued, including — simply in case anybody was unclear — that “The Company would like to again stress that West showed up unannounced and uninvited to Skechers corporate offices.”

Ye’s look at Skechers’ company workplaces may need been sparked by Adidas’ determination Tuesday to chop ties with the rapper and cease manufacturing of his Yeezy footwear.

That transfer got here after what Adidas referred to as a “thorough review” of their relationship. The athletic-gear firm expects a lack of round $246 million in web revenue attributable to ending the partnership.

West lately has been dropped by myriad firms — together with high-fashion home Balenciaga and expertise company CAA — and was suspended on Twitter and Instagram since kicking off his most up-to-date spherical of offensive feedback.