My daughter Ivanka has been treated so unfairly by @Nordstrom. She is a great person — always pushing me to do the right thing! Terrible!
According to News.com.au
The dispatch was soon retweeted by the official @POTUS Twitter account.
Other retailers to drop the brand include Neiman Marcus, Belk, Jet and ShopStyle, amid a widespread #GrabYourWallet campaign to boycott businesses the Trump family profits from.
Mr Trump’s tweet has sparked outrage, with many observers saying it represents a conflict of interest.
“(It’s) unprecedented for a number of reasons,” Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics spokesman Jordan Libowitz told New York Daily News.
“It’s pretty rare for the president to use the power of the presidency to go after a company. And to do so on behalf of his family’s business interests is certainly something we’ve never seen before.
“This is a weapon he could be wielding to benefit his family … It plays into this larger narrative where people have to wonder, when he’s making decisions in the office of the President, are they being made with the American people’s best interests in mind or with the Trump family’s bottom line in mind?”