TO source said the manager responsible for the cartoon, was reprimanded and left the company shortly afterwards.
A manager of a regional branch, who is openly gay, told The Telegraph he was embarrassed when he said Mr. Kelvin made a crude comment in front of staff and customers. He said: "We are going to be busy with a" . "
The source said Mr Kelvin was "bullying and intimidating" and made "inappropriate comments".
A source close to Mr. Kelvin said they did not recognize either the newsletter or the claim of what he said to the manager. Mr Kelvin was teetotal so i would be unlikely to say they were drinking mates.
To Ted Baker spokesman said: "The investigation will consider all relevant matters which have been or are
notified to the company. A further announcement will be done in two ways of looking into the investigation.