Tag : manufacturing
26 Bangladesh Alliance factories improve safetySubscription
The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety has said 26 affiliated Bangladeshi factories have completed action plans to improve their safety.
85% of Bangladesh factory repairs completeSubscription
Garment factories under the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety have completed 85% of all required repairs, in its fourth year of operating.
All Bangladeshi clothing factories to be mapped Subscription
A new initiative to improve transparency in the Bangladeshi garment manufacturing industry by mapping out every clothing factory in the country launches today.
Representatives from New Look and Asos have met with more than 50 representatives of textile industry regulators and enforcement agencies to discuss stamping out unethical practices in factories in the Leicester area.
The government should consider enforcing an embargo on goods made in factories that fail to pay workers the minimum wage, director of labour market enforcement Sir David Metcalf has said.
Menswear supplier Bagir has set its sights on growing its high-end customer base, as Chinese textile manufacturer Shandong Ruyi prepares to buy a controlling stake in the business for $16.5m (£12.4m).
A union representing Bangladeshi textile workers has settled a $2.3m (£1.65m) case with a multinational apparel brand, following accusations of delays in rectifying hazardous factory conditions.
The Bangladeshi government has given the Bangladesh Accord on Fire and Building Safety the go-ahead to operate for another three years.
Bangladeshi manufacturers lay off thousandsSubscription
Three Bangladeshi garment manufacturers that supply brands such as H&M and Next have laid off thousands of workers amid ongoing wage protests.
Drapers gets to know some of the UK manufacturers on the British Fashion Council’s new database.