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Author: Erica Barnett, In These Times
A partial list of companies that have worked within the prison system, directly employed prison workers, or contracted with companies that employ prison workers, either currently or in the past: Allstate, Best Western, Dell Computer, Eddie Bauer,...
Author: Michael Skapinker, Financial Times
An FT survey that gave companies plaudits for their environmental record included some surprise choices [includes reference to Body Shop, BP, Royal Dutch/Shell, Toyota, Microsoft, Procter & Gamble, Vivendi, Honda, Ford, Siemens, GE, IBM, Volkswagen...
- Related stories: Being seen to be green helps corporate image
- Related companies: Ben & Jerry's (part of Unilever) Body Shop (part of L'Oréal) BP ExxonMobil Ford General Electric Honda IBM McDonald's Microsoft Procter & Gamble Shell Siemens Toyota Unilever Veolia (formerly Vivendi Environnement) Volkswagen
Author: National Labor Committee
[reports on abusive working conditions, and calls on Wal-Mart, Toys R Us, Disney, Mattel, Hasbro & McDonald's to work with their Chinese contractors to clean up the factories, guarantee that labour laws are adhered to, protect workers from unsafe...
Merton Company Limited [China] - Products: McDonalds, Disney, Hasbro, Mattel, Warner, Paramount, Franklin Mint and DC Comics Factory - Workers work 12.5 hours per day
Author: Li Qiang, China Labor Watch
There is no overtime pay...After all kinds of deductions, the average salary per hour is 13 cents. Many workers have to work 120 days consecutively before getting one day off...To fight for their rights, the workers have organized strikes, tried to...
Author: BBC News
A franchise in Camberley, Surrey, which runs two outlets, admitted 20 offences involving the illegal employment of children under 16.
- Related companies: McDonald's