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Lidl

  • Retail
  • Germany

  • Lidl Stiftung & Co. KG is a privately owned company that owns and operates supermarket retail stores globally.

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Indicators

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Global Apparel Facilities on OAR ? Global apparel facilities on Open Apparel Registry

Global Framework Agreement ? Company has signed a Global Framework Agreement, negotiated on a global level with a trade union.

Living Wage in Supply Chains ? Fashion Checker found no public evidence that the company’s suppliers are paying workers a living wage.

Transparency Pledge ? Company has fully aligned or committed to aligning with the Transparency Pledge standard, by publicly disclosing information about their supplier factories.

ETP Member ? Is this company a listed member of the Ethical Tea Partnership.

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Tea Suppliers Disclosed ? The number of supply chain entities (tea plantations and factories) disclosed.

IDH Living Wage Commitment ? Has this company joined the sustainable trade initiative’s living wage call to action.

ETI Member ? Is this company a listed member of the Ethical Trading Initiative.

Tea Supply Chain actions ?

Information in this section obtained through company survey responses and public statements. Implementation of actions not verified by suppliers or workers.

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Protection of freedom of association

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Payment of minimum wages

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Equal pay for equal work

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Severance process and entitlements

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Maternity leave with pay

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Sick leave with pay

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Protection against violence & harassment

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Access to safe water & sanitation

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Reduction in use of hazardous materials

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Not linking wages to minimum plucking quantities

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Procure certified tea

Selected sourcing Countries

  • Myanmar

  • Vietnam

  • Indonesia

  • Philippines

  • Sri Lanka

  • Pakistan

  • Bangladesh

  • China

  • Cambodia

  • India

Benchmark rankings

Fashion Transparency Index 2021
? A review of the biggest global fashion brands and retailers ranked according to how much they disclose about their social and environmental policies, practices and impacts. These scores have been rounded to one decimal place.
68 / 250
Fashion Transparency Index 2020
? A review of the biggest global fashion brands and retailers ranked according to how much they disclose about their social and environmental policies, practices and impacts.
67 / 250
Fashion Transparency Index 2019
? A review of the some of the world's biggest global fashion brands and retailers ranked according to how much they disclose about their social and environmental policies, practices and impacts.
47.5 / 250
Oxfam Supermarket Scorecard 2020
? The percentage score awarded based on the assessment of 16 global supermarket brands’ policies and practices, scored across four indicators.
32 / 100

Top associated countries

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