Factory audit details sought: Anti-sweatshop group raps Hudson's Bay Co.

Author: Steven Theobald, Toronto Star, Published on: 5 March 2002

An anti-sweatshop group is demanding Hudson's Bay Co. disclose the results of an audit the retailer performed on factories in southern Africa [garment factories in Lesotho] making private-label clothing for Zellers...Allegations included the use of child labour, verbal and sexual harassment, locked emergency doors and compulsory overtime that sometimes stretched to 75 hours a week.

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