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7 October 2019

UK supermarkets admit they cannot guarantee their supply chains are free of soya linked to deforestation despite commitments made

Author: Anna Sophie Gross, Uki Goñi and Bibi van der Zee, The Guardian

"Tesco and M&S likely to have soya linked to deforestation in supply chains", 5 Oct 2019...

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29 September 2019
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Author: Mongabay (Latinoamérica)

“¿Supermercados del Reino Unido implicados en la deforestación de Brasil?”- 27 de septiembre de 2019...

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19 August 2019

UK: ASDA accused of pressuring workers to accept new 'punitive' contract requiring unpaid breaks and compulsory bank holiday shifts; Incl. co. comments

In August 2019, Asda was accused by workers of forcing them to accept a new contract, 'Contract 6'. The contract, which was previously voluntary increases wages to £9 an hour, and introduces unpaid breaks and compulsory bank holiday shifts. Staff can ...

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19 August 2019

UK: ASDA staff protest over conditions of new contract

Author: BBC News

"Asda staff in Leeds protest over new working contract", 14 August 2019...

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12 August 2019

Calls for major reforms to UK Modern Slavery Act & mandatory due diligence growing, Ethical Corporation reports

Author: Katherine Steiner-Dicks, Ethical Corporation

"‘We know most global companies have modern slavery in their supply chains’", 6 Aug 2019...

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6 August 2019

UK: Asda workers set to strike after supermarket allegedly forces workers to accept ‘punitive’ new contract or face termination

Author: Emma Munbodh, The Mirror

"Thousands of Asda workers told to sign "punitive" new contracts or face the sack", 5 August 2019...

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2 August 2019

Charity & police break up UK's largest modern slavery ring; victims worked in farms allegedly supplying UK retailers & supermarkets

In July 2019, the largest-ever modern slavery ring uncovered in the UK has been broken up following a three-year investigation into its activities. Investigators found some of its 400 victims worked for as little as 50p a day, working on farms, rubbish...

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3 July 2019

UK: Supermarkets making slow progress to end human suffering in global supply chains, acc. to Oxfam

Author: Oxfam GB

"UK supermarkets making slow progress to end human suffering in global supply chains", 3 July 2019...

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7 June 2019

Tailored Wages 2019: Surveys show major global clothing brands failing to deliver on living wage commitments to garment workers

In 2019, Clean Clothes Campaign released Tailored Wages 2019, a series of reports examining whether major European brands are meeting living wage commitments in their global supply chains, based on brand responses to surveys on the outcome of their wa...

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19 February 2019

UK: Equal pay claim brought by employees against supermarket Morrissons for allegedly discriminating against women

Author: Independent

"Morrisons faces Valentine's Day equal pay claim. A case of 'love me love equality'?" 16 Feb 2019...

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