Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Costco recently removed a popular pimento cheese brand from 120 of its stores after the owner called the Black Lives Matter movement a "terror organization" on his public Facebook. In reaction to the murder of two local residents, Brian Henry, founder of Palmetto Cheese and mayor of Pawleys Island, South Carolina, took to Facebook on Aug. 25 with a message many residents considered to be racist in nature. ... "I am profoundly sorry to those I offended with my post last week. My comments were hurtful and insensitive," Henry said at the conference in a prepared statement.
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