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Crate & Barrel, Jos. A Bank, and Phillips-Van Heusen Announce Ban on Burma Buys

Author: Free Burma Coalition, Published on: 24 October 2001

Three major U.S. companies have implemented bans on buying and retailing products from Burma on account of rampant human rights abuses by the country's ruling military regime. Crate and Barrel, Jos. A Bank, and Phillips-Van Heusen (PVH) informed the Free Burma Coalition (FBC) of the decisions after numerous complaints, joining twenty other corporations including Wal-Mart, IKEA, Perry Ellis, Costco, TJX, and Williams Sonoma that have forbidden sourcing from the country in the last 15 months

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Related companies: Costco Crate & Barrel IKEA Perry Ellis International PVH (Phillips-Van Heusen) TJX Walmart Williams Sonoma