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Huh? Even M&M's are getting an 'inclusive' makeover

Cheapism Logo By Saundra Latham of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 33: More people, products, and companies are updating their images to make sure they're on the right side of history. These changes are nothing new, however — rebranding is a time-honored way to keep up with consumer tastes or recover from public relations nightmares like corporate scandals. Here are some of the most notable initiatives and transformations, including swapping heels for sneakers on M&M's characters in the name of gender equality. Related: Biggest Retail Boycotts of All Time

Big Names Forced to Change Course

More people, products, and companies are updating their images to make sure they're on the right side of history. These changes are nothing new, however — rebranding is a time-honored way to keep up with consumer tastes or recover from public relations nightmares like corporate scandals. Here are some of the most notable initiatives and transformations, including swapping heels for sneakers on M&M's characters in the name of gender equality.

Related: Biggest Retail Boycotts of All Time

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