LONDON, Jun. 23, 2011 (PR Newswire Europe) — v>
– With Photo
Michelle Obama wears ASOS AFRICA printed sleeveless oversized shirt [http://www.asos.com/Asos-Africa/Asos-Africa-Printed-Sleeveless-Oversized-Shirt/Prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=1497119&SearchRedirect=true&SearchQuery=ASOS%20AFRICA%20Printed%20Sleeveless%20Oversized%20Shirt ] while at the Emthonjeni Community Center in Zandspruit Township, South Africa, June 21st 2011.
ABOUT ASOS AFRICA [http://www.asos.com/Women/A-To-Z-Of-Brands/Asos-Africa/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=10178 ] | GBP5.00 from each ASOS Africa garment sold this season will continue to go directly to the construction of SOKO’s new workshop, with the ASOS Foundation matching each GBP5.00 donation. The ASOS Africa [http://www.asos.com/Women/A-To-Z-Of-Brands/Asos-Africa/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=10178 ] collection forms part of the Green Room [http://www.asos.com/The-Green-Room/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=10062 ] offer on ASOS [http://www.asos.com ], an online marketplace which brings together and highlights brands that promote people and the planet. ASOS Africa is produced in collaboration with SOKO, enabling underprivileged communities to establish sustainable business through their local craftsmanship.
About ASOS | Established in June 2000 and admitted to AIM in October 2001, ASOS.com [http://www.asos.com ] is the UK’s largest independent online fashion and beauty retailer, offering over 40,000 branded and own label product lines across womenswear – including dresses [http://www.asos.com/Women/Dresses/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=8799 ], shoes [http://www.asos.com/Women/Shoes/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=4172 ], lingerie [http://www.asos.com/Women/Lingerie-Nightwear/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=6046 ] and jeans [http://www.asos.com/Women/Jeans/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=3630 ]- and menswear, including jeans [http://www.asos.com/Men/Jeans/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=4208 ], trainers [http://www.asos.com/Men/Shoes/Trainers/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=5775 ],t-shirts [http://www.asos.com/Men/T-Shirts-Vests/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=7616 ], and suits [http://www.asos.com/Men/Suits-Tailoring/Cat/pgecategory.aspx?cid=5678 . 1,500 – 2,000 new product lines are being introduced each week. Aimed primarily at fashion forward 16 – 34 year olds, ASOS.com attracts over 11 million unique visitors a month and as at 31st December 2010 had 4.8 million registered users and 1.9 million active customers.
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