Fresh Del Monte Produce
Headquarters in USA
Fresh Del Monte Produce website: www.freshdelmonte.com
Author: Centro Nuovo Modello di Sviluppa
At the moment this section contains: Adidas, Chiquita, [Fresh Del Monte Produce], Fyffes, Levi's, Nike, Walt Disney and other enterprises.
Author: Banana Link
Author: Amy Ling and Martha Olson Jarocki, Pesticide Action Network North America, in Multinational Monitor
Dow Chemical, Shell Oil Company and Standard Fruit (Dole Food Company in the U.S.), must pay $490 million in compensation to 583 banana workers injured by Nemagon, an extremely toxic soil fumigant that has sterilized thousands of Central American...
Author: Elliot J. Schrage, Adjunct Senior Fellow in Business and Foreign Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations, and Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School, in Columbia Journal of Transnational Law
Simply slamming the door on those seeking relief in U.S. courts is bad foreign policy, bad economic policy, and bad legal practice...An effective policy would harness the power of private litigation in U.S. courts as a vehicle for encouraging other...
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- Related companies: Barclays Chevron Citigroup Coca-Cola DaimlerChrysler (now Daimler) Ford Fresh Del Monte Produce Gap General Motors IBM JPMorgan Chase Levi Strauss Pfizer Statoil Talisman Texaco (part of Chevron) Unocal (part of Chevron)
Author: Ignacio Ramonet, Le Monde Diplomatique
...Les entreprises multinationales ne sont pas les dernières à profiter de cette exploitation des mineurs. Entre autres, celles du tabac (Philip Morris, Altadis), de la banane (Chiquita, [Fresh Del Monte Produce]) et du cacao (Cargill). Au Malawi, par...
Author: David Corn, The Nation
...For several years, a small group of lawyers and labor advocates has been trying to hold transnational companies responsible for their actions by suing them in the United States for abetting and/or benefiting from human rights abuses overseas. ...
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Author: Dana Frank, Professor of American Studies at the University of California Santa Cruz, in Washington Post
Noboa, an Ecuadorean company that is the nation's largest banana producer, sent an armed force of several hundred men to confront the striking workers; Human Rights Watch released a report alleging widespread abuses in the industry, including the use...
"Tainted Harvest" - Human Rights Watch Report Reveals Child Labour and Worker Rights Abuses in Ecuador's Banana Fields
Author: IUF - International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers’ Associations
...It is significant that Dole's response was not sent by senior management, corporate social responsibility management or operational management. It was sent by their public relations department. One must therefore ask whether Dole views accusations...
Author: Human Rights Watch
El trabajo infantil peligroso y el antisindicalismo plagan el sector -...El informe señala que empresas exportadoras de banano - como Chiquita, [Fresh Del Monte Produce] y Dole, y las ecuatorianas Noboa y Favorita - no utilizan su influencia financiera...