Tesco backs Bangladesh skills and productivity push
By Leonie Barrie | 14 November 2012
UK-based retail giant Tesco is taking steps to boost productivity in the Bangladesh apparel industry by investing in a new training centre to teach leadership skills and production techniques to garment workers.
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