Elextrolux accused of locking up more than 100 workers at Thai factory & firing union representative - company denies claims
SvD Näringsliv (Sweden), 15 Jan 2013
Triumph dismissals in Philippines & Thailand alleged to be an attempt to get rid of unions - includes company response
Clean Clothes Campaign, 27 Jul 2009
Thailand: Sub-contractor of Samsonite reinstates workers and gives assurance it will not “interfere with trade union activities”
Intl. Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU), 16 Sep 2001
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Author: Clean Clothes Campaign
The German/Swiss lingerie multinational Triumph seems to use the pretext of the global economic recession to close down factories in the Philippines and Thailand…It is clear, however, that Triumph's actions are aimed at hampering the unions in their...
- Related stories: Philippines, Thailand: Clean Clothes Campaign says Triumph is attempting to "get rid of" unions through factory dismissals
- Related in-depth areas: Apparel & textile Dismissals Harassment & intimidation Interference with right to form trade unions Interference with right to strike Labour - an introduction Thailand
- Related companies: Triumph International
Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Following a sustained global trade union campaign, the final 29 workers sacked illegally from a ‘Light House Industry’ factory in Thailand have been reinstated...the Light-House Industry (a sub-contractor of US luggage giant Samsonite) also gave...