Thursday October 22, 2020

The Good Life: Why ethics are in fashion

Walmart hasn't had much in the way of positive publicity over the years.

9th December, 2012
'Many of these workers go on to develop silicosis, in which silica dust becomes embedded in the lungs'.

Walmart hasn't had much in the way of positive publicity over the years, from deaths among stampeding holiday shoppers to strikes by workers claiming unfair wages and working practices.

So the giant US retailer couldn't have been pleased when goods bound for its stores were found among the ashes at the recent factory fire in Bangladesh, where over 100 garment workers lost their lives. Walmart was just one of several global brands whose products were...

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