Central Texas Couple Sees ‘Black Ppl’ On Their Receipt! Wrong Or Ok? [Vote]
An Austin couple, described as 'Black PPl' on their receipt are upset! Arainia Brown and Rolman Sparkman were unpleasantly surprised by the description they saw on their receipt at the IHOP off I-35 and Cesar Chavez. According to KCEN, Rolman said "This is not a joke. It's very serious and it hurt a lot of people's feelings."
IHOP Corporate's statement is:
"This was a poor choice made by our franchisee’s team member, and is not in keeping with policies and procedures. We recognize that it could be offensive and apologize. Everyone is welcome in our restaurants and our franchisee is using this as a teachable moment for the entire team so that it will not reoccur."