Comment: The BFBSA can make a mark on factory safety
By Ineke Zeldenrust | 4 February 2013
Has the Bangladesh Fire and Building Safety Agreement (BFBSA) campaign struggled to make a mark? In his most recent Flanarant column, which was published on just-style on Friday (1 February), Mike Flanagan suggests that is the case. Campaigners, however, have hit back to say he misrepresented the Agreement on several key points. We publish their comments below.
Join now for increased access
There are various access options to choose from. All provide instant access to the latest news, insight and expert analysis.
If you're already a member, login here.
More articles related to this one
US: Apparel groups unveil own Bangladesh safety plans
A group of North American retailers has gone its own way on strengthening safety efforts at Bangladesh garment factories, setting up a new initiative said to offer a long-term solution that also offers flexibility to "respond to an ever-changing environment."
Who has signed the Bangladesh safety accord?
A total of 33 companies have signed the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh following the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building last month, which killed more than 1,000 people.
BANGLADESH: More retailers race to join safety accord
More retailers and brands have joined the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh ahead of the midnight deadline (15 May).
Market research related to this article
Tommy Hilfiger B.V. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Tommy Hilfiger B.V. (Tommy Hilfiger) is a design apparel group. The company undertakes the designing and marketing of apparels through a network of stores. The product line of the company includes menswear, womenswear, children's apparel and denim c...
PVH Corp. (PVH) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
PVH Corp. (PVH) is a US-based apparel company. It is principally undertakes designing and marketing of branded dress shirts, neckwear, sportswear, footwear, and other related products worldwide. The company also carries out wholesale and licensing bu...
Tommy Hilfiger Group - SWOT, Strategy and Corporate Finance Report
Tommy Hilfiger Group - SWOT, Strategy and Corporate Finance Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings, detailed financials, an...