No Sweat Apparel
Headquarters in USA
Author: Sharmila Devi, Financial Times
Two noble goals - the promotion of Middle East peace and the ethical production of sweatshop-free clothing - are being combined in a project launched by a Jewish American businessman and his Palestinian supplier in the West Bank. Adam Neiman...founded...
Author: No Sweat Apparel
See how one company is building on this one piece of common ground & how you can be a part of this experiment in entrepreneurial diplomacy.
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Author: Daphna Berman, Haaretz [Israel]
A Jewish-American businessman has teamed up with a factory in Bethlehem to produce Palestinian-made clothes and accessories for sale on the international market. Adam Neiman, head of...No Sweat, a sweatshop-free apparel label that sells clothing and...
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Author: Maquila Solidarity Network
[summary of report's conclusions:]...Whether or not fair trade and sweatfree initiatives are successful in creating a niche market for conscientious consumers, or even in broadening the demand for such products to include mainstream consumers, the...