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15 January 2020

ZEIT ONLINE Interview: Director of Primark Germany on human rights and supply chain regulations

Author: Zeit Online (unofficial translation by BHRRC)

This is an unofficial summary translation of the original German interview. ...

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14 January 2020

So. Africa: Court holds retail giant liable for recklessly lending to vulnerable consumers, includes company comments

Author: Katharine Child, Business Day (South Africa)

‘Shoprite fined R1m for reckless lending’ 14 January 2020...

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14 January 2020
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Author: Ileana Grabitz und Zacharias Zacharakis, Zeit Online

"Kann ein Shirt für 8 Euro wirklich fair sein, Herr Krogmann?", 13. Januar 2020...

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13 January 2020

China: Alibaba receives positive feedback for featuring gay couple in Chinese New Year Ad for Tmall

Author: SupChina

“Alibaba Features Gay Couple In Chinese New Year Ad Campaign For Tmall”, 9 January 2020...

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10 January 2020

Poland: Castorama responds to allegations it unfairly dismissed 10 trade union activists

In December 2019, UNI Global Union reported that Castorama Poland (owned by Kingfisher) dismissed 10 trade union activists and accused the company of "union-busting activities". As reported further by UNI Global Union, UNI Commerce has taken legal...

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6 January 2020
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Après une enquête secrète menée par ActionAid et China Labor Watch dans l’une des usines chinoises de Mattel, un nouveau rapport documente l’exploitation perpétuelle des employés et une culture de sexisme et de harcèlement sexuel. Le rapport contient...

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3 January 2020
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Author: El Comercio

“Empleados acusan a Amazon de amenazarlos con despido por criticar su política climática”, 2 de enero de 2020...

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23 December 2019

USA: Amazon warehouse workers face 'alarmingly high' injury rates which increase during holiday season, report finds; Amazon refutes findings

A report released in December 2019 by a national anti-Amazon coalition called Athena has found 'alarmingly high' injury rates faced by workers at Amazon fulfillment centers across the USA. The report's authors say the findings - based on Amazon's own...

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13 December 2019

CEOs of Microsoft, Apple, Google and more urge Trump administration to stay in Paris climate deal

Author: Nat Levy, GeekWire

...[D]riving progress on addressing climate change is what’s best for the economic health, jobs, and competitiveness of our companies and our country...  [W]e stand by our conviction that a commitment to the Paris Agreement requires a just transition...

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12 December 2019

New Zealand: Ex-employees file sexual harassment claims against KFC & Pizza Hut following failures to address rape & harassment

Author: Alison Mau, Stuff

"KFC, Pizza Hut forced to apologise over handling of staff rape and harassment cases", 8 December 2019...

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