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Bangladesh Safety Accord

Retailers Agree On Bangladesh Safety Standards

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

By Marina Lopes NEW YORK, Nov 20 (Reuters) - North American and European retailers announced Wednesday that they had agreed on fire an...

Uniqlo Signs Bangladesh Safety Accord

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2013 | Business

TOKYO, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Fast Retailing Co Ltd, Asia's biggest retailer and operator of the Uniqlo clothing chain, said on Thursday it had signed a ...

5 Reasons American Companies Refused To Sign Bangladesh Safety Accord

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 07.11.2013 | Business

Earlier this week Walmart, Gap and 15 other North American clothing companies were roundly criticized by labor groups after the retailers signed on to...

H&M, Other Retailers Finalize Bangladesh Factory Inspection Plan

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business

* Companies to pool data on factories for first time * Initial inspections due within nine months * Brands agree to help...

Report: Walmart, Gap Nearing Bangladesh Safety Pact

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.27.2013 | Business

Months after facing criticism for not signing on to a legally binding deal to improve worker safety in Bangladesh, Walmart, the Gap and other retailer...

Dave Jamieson

Dem Rips Gap, Walmart For Dodging Factory Safety Agreement

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. congressman who visited garment factories in Bangladesh earlier this week had harsh words for the U.S. clothing brands that have ...

Gap CEO Defends Decision Not To Sign Bangladesh Accord

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2013 | Business

May 21 (Reuters) - Gap Inc's chairman and CEO said on Tuesday the U.S. retailer was ready to sign a global accord designed to prevent another deadly...

These American Companies Refused To Sign The Bangladesh Safety Accord

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2013 | Business

The deadline to sign onto the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh passed on Tuesday, and at least 14 major North American retailers decli...

Major U.S. Brand Commits To Bangladesh Safety Accord

Posted 05.15.2013 | Business

Apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch announced Wednesday that it would agree to the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, a spokeswoman sa...