'WE CAN ALL CLEAN UP WELL' - Kenneth Cole Productions Launches Custom T-Shirt Store on Facebook Supporting Gulf Clean-Up Efforts

Jun 21, 2010, 16:56 ET from Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.

NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc. is launching a custom T-shirt store on its Facebook page to help save the Gulf.  Through the month of July 100% of net profits from the sale of the shirts will be donated to AWEARNESS, The Kenneth Cole Foundation to support the Gulf clean-up efforts.

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The opening of the store was announced by Kenneth on Thursday, June 17 at 12pm EDT with a special Twitter promotion.  Each day, for five consecutive days, 20 people who retweet Kenneth's message will be chosen at random to win a free T-shirt.

The T-shirts will be sold exclusively through the Kenneth Cole Productions Facebook Page (Kennethcole.com/facebook), and people visiting the site can mix and match 12 slogans, 14 colors, and various different graphic designs to create their own custom shirt.  The Gulf clean-up "Kennethisms" include: WE CAN ALL CLEAN UP WELL and I CLEAN UP WELL. T-shirts retail for $35.

"People everywhere need to get behind the Gulf cleanup efforts and by purchasing one of these custom T-shirts everybody can now look good by doing good," said Kenneth Cole.

The custom T-shirt store will be promoted through a billboard on the West Side Highway at 57th Street being unveiled the week of June 14, as well as with a social media campaign on Facebook and Twitter.

*100% of net profits will be donated to AWEARNESS, The Kenneth Cole Foundation – A philanthropic, not-for-profit organization that inspires social change and encourages everyone to look good by doing good.

SOURCE Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.