European, U.S. retailers split on Bangladesh reform plan




 
--
European, U.S. retailers split on Bangladesh reform plan
 
May 14th, 2013  
News Manager
 

Topic: European, U.S. retailers split on Bangladesh reform plan


European, U.S. retailers split on Bangladesh reform plan
By Veronica Ek and Jessica Wohl STOCKHOLM/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Major U.S. retailers, including Gap Inc, declined to endorse an accord on Bangladesh building and fire safety backed by Europe's two biggest fashion chains, a trans-Atlantic divide that may dilute garment industry reform efforts. Three weeks after the collapse of a building housing garment factories, which killed more than 1,100 people, Western brands that rely on Bangladesh to produce clothing cheaply disagreed over how best to ensure worker safety. ...




More...
 


Similar Topics
Was Lee Whi-So killed by the U.S Government?
ABC News: Did Russian Ambassador Give Saddam the U.S. War Plan?
The US roll in central & south America.
Shaking hands with Sadam Hussein
What was said on the 3rd presidential debate.