Kalamazoo business investigated by attorney general for failing to fulfill $38K worth of T-shirt orders
KALAMAZOO, MI — A Kalamazoo T-shirt company is under scrutiny after failing to fulfill nearly $38,000 worth of orders.
The Michigan Attorney General’s Office sent a cease and desist letter after more than 100 consumers complained to the Better Business Bureau about the online storefront, Inspiring Clothing. At least 14 of those came from Michigan residents, according to a press release.
The business, Kalamazoo Screen Printing LLC and Inspiring Clothing, falsely advertised that profits from the T-shirts would benefit suicide prevention or cancer nonprofits.
The website promised 80% of the profits would be sent to charitable organizations. This was a driving force for many customers, said Phil Catlett, President of the Better Business Bureau Serving Western Michigan.
“A number of