“Teen Mother 2” star Jenelle Evans has been fired from her meals supply service promo gig after receiving buyer complaints that the truth star’s controversial persona conflicted with the model’s healthful picture.
Evans, who was employed by home-cooking meals supply firm Blue Apron, was paid by the corporate to share Instagram posts to her 2.eight million followers to assist promote the model.
However clients of the family-inspired cooking model shared complaints in regards to the star’s involvement with the corporate citing Evans’ previous legal file and her previous use of homophobic and derogatory slurs. Critics say her previous indiscretions make her poor illustration for the family-friendly meals service.
After receiving many tweet complaints with the hashtag “#boycottBlueApron,” on Feb. eight., Blue Apron made the choice to half methods with Evans and launched an announcement which learn, “Thanks for reaching out. We’ll now not be promoting with Jenelle.”
Along with her derogatory feedback and legal previous, Blue Apron customers additionally referred to as out Evans for her previous drug dependancy. The mother opened up about her battle with medication in her 2017 guide, “Learn Between the Strains: From the Diary of a Teenage Mother.”
Based on Individuals, within the guide the teenager mother spoke in regards to the starting of opioid abuse and mentioned that she “received’t glamorize the drug by going into the lengthy particulars of why folks adore it so damned a lot,” however admitted that her “first journey was superb.”
However the star additionally detailed the draw back of utilizing medication, explaining the way it managed her life and the battle to get clear.
“My life has modified a lot since I finished doing medication — my entire angle has modified,” she informed Individuals in a 2015 interview.
Since being fired from the meals supply model, Evans has lashed again at Blue Apron by retweeting buyer complaints on her Twitter web page.