The cost of labour debate

Comment: Apparel costing for a living wage

The vexed question of a 'living wage' continues to tax some of the major apparel retailers and brand owners. But…

Comment: Caught in the cost of labour trap

In the ongoing debate running on just-style about labour costs in Bangladesh, David Birnbaum asks why wages in the country…

Comment: Why it is all about the cost of labour!

It is well-known that sourcing decisions are not simply based on labour costs. But a comment piece on just-style earlier…

Comment: It’s not about the cost of labour

The cost of labour is just one element that needs to be taken into account when it comes to evaluating…