Singer (part of Classic Medallics)
Headquarters in USA
Author: compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
[responses by US distributor Singer Co., Chinese supplier Full Start]
Response by Singer (part of Classic Medallics): Workers in Junxingye factory making crucifixes (distributed by Singer) for religious gift shops in US work 15-hour days in poor conditions, says Natl. Labor Committee (USA).
- Related in-depth areas: National Labor Committee report on conditions for production of crucifixes - company responses
- This is a response from the following companies: Singer (part of Classic Medallics)
Author: Miguel Cruz Tejada, Diario Libre [República Dominicana]
La catedral de San Patricio, sede de la arquiodécesis católica de Nueva York...abrieron la venta de cientos de crucifijos fabricados en talleres de explotación a obreros y obreras en la China, denunció el Comité Nacional de Trabajadores...Hechos en los...
[C]rucifixes sold in religious gift shops in the U.S. are produced under "horrific" conditions in a Chinese factory with more than 15-hour workdays and inadequate food. "It's a throwback to the worst of the garment sweatshops 10, 20 years ago," said...