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.
Global Apparel Facilities on OAR ? Global apparel facilities on Open Apparel Registry
Tea Suppliers Disclosed ? The number of supply chain entities (tea plantations and factories) disclosed.
ETI Member ? Is this company a listed member of the Ethical Trading Initiative.
IDH Living Wage Commitment ? Has this company joined the sustainable trade initiative’s living wage call to action.
ETP Member ? Is this company a listed member of the Ethical Tea Partnership.
Tea Transparency actions
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Tea Transparency Tracker
Protection of freedom of association
Payment of minimum wages
Equal pay for equal work
Severance process and entitlements
Maternity leave with pay
Sick leave with pay
Protection against violence & harassment
Access to safe water & sanitation
Reduction in use of hazardous materials
Not linking wages to minimum plucking quantities
Procure certified tea
Selected sourcing Countries
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Associated top issues
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.
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.
Oxfam Supermarket Scorecard 2020? The percentage score awarded based on the assessment of 16 global supermarket brands’ policies and practices, scored across four indicators.
Top associated countries
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Company mentions (Articles, reports, news etc.)
Company mentions (Articles, reports, news etc.) in disputed regions
Company headquarters in disputed regions
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