Whoops! Unilever didn’t mean to name its product after Kim Jong Un

gettyimages 114649076 Whoops! Unilever didnt mean to name its product after Kim Jong Un

Products of Unilever are displayed for sale at a supermarket on May 25, 2011 in Nantong, Jiangsu Province of China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)

By Connecting Vets staff

A new shower gel by Unilever in China is causing a stir because its name shares the same initials as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Unilever said the products under the label KJU Perfumed by Lux, has nothing to do with the leader, Bloomberg reports.

The company created the new KJU label with a Korean designer, according to Bloomberg, and they insist that it wasn’t until after they had trademarked the name did they realize the similarity.

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