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    Apple supplier faces scrutiny over labor conditions in China

Apple supplier faces scrutiny over labor conditions in China

The watchdog group China Labor Watch said Thursday that a factory in the Chinese city of Suqian…

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    Worldwide changes in cost competitiveness

Worldwide changes in cost competitiveness

China has managed to offset higher wages with rising productivity to keep prices competitive China has managed to offset higher wages with rising productivity to keep prices competitive

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    Gap’s report on supplier factories detail problems

Gap’s report on supplier factories detail problems

The US Embassy of Burma released a report on Thursday voluntarily submitted by US retailer Gap Inc. detailing the compliance issues found in their two factories initially and the improvements made.

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Li & Fung looks to new frontiers for growth

  Li & Fung looks to new frontiers for growth

Li & Fung is in year one of its three-year growth strategy

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‘Made in China’ Now Being Made in Africa

  ‘Made in China’ Now Being Made in Africa

The cost of labor in China is going up, so Chinese manufacturers are moving to Africa, and they’re playing all the angles.

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Fashion brands pledge to end sourcing fibres from endangered forests

  Fashion brands pledge to end sourcing fibres from endangered forests

Destruction of rainforests is major reason Indonesia is considered world’s third largest emitter of greenhouse gases

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Volkswagen to increase local parts sourcing in India

  Volkswagen to increase local parts sourcing in India

Volkswagen to increase local parts sourcing in India Volkswagen AG, which recently announced it would move to invest $250 million over the next few years in India, aims to increase its use of locally made car parts to survive a highly competitive market

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Inspections a blessing for garment factories

  Inspections a blessing for garment factories

Alan Roberts of Bangladesh Accord Foundation explains why assessment is necessary to improve workplace safety standards

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Gap Gambles on Myanmar

  Gap Gambles on Myanmar

The company spent a year preparing to enter the former pariah state.

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