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17 October 2010

Alianza Fashion: A Test Case for the Guatemalan Government & the Office of the United States Trade Representative

Author: National Labor Committee [US]

Alianza Fashion in Guatemala, with 1,350 workers, sews garments for Briggs New York [for Kellwood], Sag Harbor [for Kellwood], Fashion Bug [for Charming Shoppes], Alfani and JM Collection [for Macy’s]. Forced overtime...[is] the norm...Workers are...

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Company response
14 October 2010

Response by Kellwood: Natl. Labor Committee (US) alleges labour abuses at Alianza Fashion factory - including forced overtime, low wages, denial of freedom of association.

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1 October 2010

Report on Alianza Fashion factory in Guatemala & company responses [Guatemala]

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In September 2010, National Labor Committee (NLC) issued a report "Alianza Fashion: A Test Case for the Guatemalan Government & the Office of the United States Trade Representative", alleging labour abuses at the Alianza Fashion factory in...

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16 March 2009

[DOC] Response by Kellwood/Briggs New York to report regarding Nicotex – Guatemala

Author: Kellwood

The allegations as presented by the NLC are very serious... Therefore, Kellwood immediately launched a review of this factory... Our investigation did find that repairs/improvements need to be made to the facility. We have initiated a compliance...

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25 February 2009

Guatemala: Labour rights violations at Nicotex factory supplying Briggs NY, Lane Bryant, says National Labor Committee report

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25 February 2009

Women Exploiting Women [Guatemala]

Author: National Labor Committee & Center for Studies and Support for Local Development (CEADEL)

Women in the U.S. are purchasing clothing sewn by women who are exploited in Guatemala. The Nicotex sweatshop produces clothing for Briggs New York [part of Kellwood] and Lane Bryant [part of Charming Shoppes]...overtime work is common, obligatory...

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5 December 2003
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4 December 2003
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Author: Human Rights Watch

Los derechos de los trabajadores en El Salvador son vulnerados de manera sistemática por los empleadores mientras el gobierno ignora o incluso facilita tales abusos, señaló Human Rights Watch en un informe..."Indiferencia intencionada: Inacción del...

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4 December 2003

El Salvador: Government Ignores Widespread Labor Abuse - CAFTA Must Include Strong Protection for Workers' Rights

Author: Human Rights Watch

Workers' human rights in El Salvador are systematically violated by employers while the government disregards or even facilitates the abuses, Human Rights Watch said in a report... "Deliberate Indifference: El Salvador's Failure to Protect Workers'...

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4 December 2003

El Salvador: Human Rights Watch report on widespread abuse of labour rights

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