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KnowTheChain: Ranking of 20 food & beverage companies on efforts to address forced labour in the supply chain
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- Related companies: Archer Daniels Midland Associated British Foods BRF Coca-Cola Coca-Cola FEMSA ConAgra Danone General Mills Hershey JBS Kellogg Kraft Heinz Mead Johnson (part of Bristol-Myers Squibb) Mondelēz International Monster Beverage Corporation Nestlé PepsiCo Tyson Unilever Wilmar International
USA: Judge finds no religious discrimination in lawsuit against JBS for not allowing Muslim prayer breaks
Author: Jeff Bahr, The Grand Island Independent (USA)
"No religious discrimination found in 2008 JBS dispute", 26 Sep 2016...
KnowTheChain invited 20 food and beverage companies to respond to engagement questions about their policies and processes on supply chain forced labour: the responses are considered in the evaluation of each company for the KnowTheChain benchmark,...
- Related in-depth areas: KnowTheChain - Food and beverage company disclosure
- Related companies: JBS
USA: Oxfam report finds poultry workers forced to wear nappies as they are denied adequate toilet breaks & suffer danger to health
The findings are the result of hundreds of interviews with line workers from some of the largest poultry processing companies in the USA, including Tyson Foods, Pilgrim's, and Perdue.
USA: Muslim workers file religious discrimination complaint against hardware company for allegedly refusing to accommodate their prayer schedule
Author: Jack Jenkins, ThinkProgress (USA)
"This Company Fired Muslims Who Wanted To Pray On The Job. Now The Workers Are Fighting Back", 2 May 2016...
USA: Muslim workers file complaints against Cargill with govt. agency over alleged religious discrimination
Author: Emilie Rusch, Denver Post (USA)
"Fort Morgan workers accuse Cargill of federal employment discrimination", 07 Mar 2016...
Ceres' Feeding Ourselves Thirsty report evaluates 37 food companies on their water use, stewardship and policies, including the right to access to water. The report provides recommendations for how investment analysts can more effectively evaluate...
Author: Blog do Sakamoto
O Ministério do Trabalho e Emprego...[MTE]...suspendeu...interdição que havia imposto à...JBS...[que processa frangos]...em Montenegro...motivada por...“situação de grave e iminente risco à saúde e segurança dos trabalhadores''...após fiscalização.....