Do you love lingerie? Red, black, white, pink and multi-colored lingerie? You may have a preference, but bed bugs certainly don’t. According to this NBC New York report, Victoria’s Secret had to close its stores for a few hours earlier this week due to a bed bug sighting at their Lexington Ave. store off 58th Street.
The retailer released a statement in an attempt to ease their customer’s minds saying “”As a proactive measure, we tested our Manhattan stores. When we found small, isolated areas that may have been impacted, we immediately took action to resolve the situation.”
Unfortunately, it is extremely difficult to tell exactly how far the infestation had spread before the bed bugs were even sighted and it is more than likely, despite their proactive measures, that bed bugs will be sighted in Victoria’s Secret again.
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