Elements of Style: Raging Bulls - High Fashion and Exploitation

Author: Lynn Yaeger, Village Voice, Published on: 16 October 2002

...Pinault-Printemps-Redoute (PPR), a $27 billion conglomerate which owns, along with glittery businesses like Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, and Gucci, the decidedly unglamorous Brylane, a catalog warehouse in Indianapolis that is facing fierce management opposition in its struggle to unionize. UNITE also wants to put pressure on PPR to stop using sweatshop labor in the thousands of factories it has contracts with around the world.

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Related companies: Brylane (formerly part of Pinault Printemps-Redoute now Kering) Kering (formerly PPR, Pinault-Printemps-Redoute)