Superdrug (part of Hutchison Whampoa)
Malaysia: Condom supplier to NHS and British retailers accused of 'shameful' working conditions & labour abuses
Author: Nicola Smith, The Telegraph
"Revealed: Condom supplier to NHS and British high street accused of 'shameful' working conditions", 23 January 2019...
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- Related companies: Boots (now Alliance Boots) Costco Global Protection Corp (part of Karex) Karex Reckitt Benckiser Superdrug (part of Hutchison Whampoa) Tesco
Author: Economic Times [India]
…Superdrug [part of Hutchison Whampoa]…has pulled out the perfumes of reality TV star Katie Price from its shelves following allegations that Indian workers making the bottles were not even paid minimum wages…A spokeswoman for Superdrugs…said: "As a...
Author: James Macintyre and James Moore, Independent [UK]
Politicians and campaigners rallied behind The Independent's highlighting of Burma's appalling human rights abuses, and called for British businesses to sever links with the country's regime...But Rolls-Royce's director of corporate affairs, Charles...
Author: BBC News
Human rights activists [in UK] have added 11 large companies to their "dirty list" of firms doing business in Burma. In total the UK campaigners now name and shame 79 multinationals, demanding that they should pull out of Burma. [refers to P&O...