BANGLADESH: Fashion firms back factory clean-up scheme
By Leonie Barrie | 24 May 2012
Leading global brands and retailers including H&M, Levi Strauss, Carrefour and Tesco have backed a three-year programme to clean up production in the Bangladeshi garment industry.
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
INDIA: Human rights trial hears garment worker woes
Around 250 Indian garment workers from Bangalore, Gurgaon and Tirupur have attended a tribunal event being held this week to talk about poverty pay, harassment and abuse in factories that make clothes for Western brands and retailers.
Top 10 Black Friday deals on clothing and footwear
US retailers are pulling out all the stops to lure shoppers in-store and online this weekend, kicking off the holiday shopping season by opening their doors early on Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving.
US: Apparel organisations team up on sustainability
In a bid to boost collaboration on key sustainability initiatives across the US apparel and footwear industry, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) and the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) are to work together more closely.
Market research related to this article
Levi Strauss & Co.: Retail Company Profile and SWOT Report
Canadean's "Levi Strauss & Co.: Retail Company Profile and SWOT Analysis" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company overview, business description, SWOT analysis, Key Employees, key f...
Carrefour: Hypermarket Reinvention
European hypermarkets account for 70% of Carrefour's total sales. However, sales at the format have fallen into negative figures. This brief explores the reasons behind the decline of the hypermarket and the strategies Carrefour is adopting to reinve...
Carrefour Brazil: Consumer Profile
Carrefour Brazil: Consumer Profile is the result of Canadean’s extensive online consumer survey Carrefour in Brazil, presenting uniquely detailed data on Carrefour’s end-consumers. It provides retailer profiles for both Main and Occasional consumers ...