Tag : Rana Plaza
Five years on from the Rana Plaza disaster, Drapers examines whether the fashion industry has stepped up its efforts to improve supply chain transparency, and how it can benefit brands and retailers.
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.
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.
The next steps to an ethical fashion industrySubscription
Ethical fashion champion Safia Minney talks to Drapers about what more retailers should be doing, the impact of the Modern Slavery Act and the importance of a fair supply chain.
Comment: Let transparency be your watchwordSubscription
When it comes to disclosing supply chain information, pension deficits, or snap elections, transparency – openness and clarity – is key
Global fashion brands are still not disclosing enough information about their impact on the lives of workers in their supply chains and on the environment, research published today has revealed.
Bangladesh Alliance reports 72% repairs completeSubscription
Factories under the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety have completed 72% of all required repairs almost four years since the collapse of Rana Plaza in which 1,134 people died.