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We invited Daegyoung Apparel to respond to allegation about union busting. The company did not respond.
- This is a non response from the following companies: Daegyoung Apparel
We invited Kohl's to respond to the allegation about the union busting by its supplier. The company did not respond.
- This is a non response from the following companies: Kohl's
A labour-rights watch group reports about union busting in Korean-owned Daegyoung Apparel in the Philippines. The report, linked below, mentions that the company is a supplier of Kohl's. It also notes that "the workers union at Daegyoung Apparel Inc....
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