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Walmart Bangladesh Factory Fire

Clothing Labels List Sweatshop Atrocities So Buyers Will Shop More Consciously

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.05.2015 | Impact

The writing on clothing labels is generally kept pretty pithy, because unless customers are shopping in Milan, they’re likely not all that intereste...

Kim Bhasin

Walmart Weighs In On Bangladesh

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 05.02.2013 | Business

After the catastrophic collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory building in Savar, Bangladesh, last week, Walmart is making assurances that it's tak...

Walmart Issues Strict Warning

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 03.24.2013 | Business

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has alerted its global suppliers that it will immediately drop them if they subcontract their work to f...

Deemed Unsafe Months Before Deadly Blaze

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 02.06.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh — The factory where 112 garment workers died in a fire should have been shut down months ago. The fire department refused to r...

Walmart Rejected Proposal To Protect Bangladesh Factories Against Fire

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.06.2012 | Business

Last year, Walmart reportedly decided against aiding factory upgrades that could have stopped fires like last month's blaze at a Bangladesh garment fa...

Desperate Workers Demand To Return To Site Of Horrible Blaze

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 01.30.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Hundreds of garment workers protested Friday outside a Bangladeshi factory where 112 people were killed by a fire, demanding...

'Nobody Told Me That There Was No Emergency Exit'

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 01.29.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh — The owner of a Bangladesh clothing factory where a fire killed 112 people says he was never informed the facility was requir...

Major American Companies Connected To Deadly Blaze Revealed

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 01.28.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh — The garment factory in Bangladesh where 112 people were killed in a fire had been making clothes for Wal-Mart, Disney, Sears...

Fox Business Contributor: Factory Fire Victims Appreciated Those Jobs

Posted 11.27.2012 | Business

The workers who died in Bangladesh’s worst-ever factory fire were thankful to be toiling away making garments, according to Fox Business host Charle...

Walmart Admits Connection To Factory Fire

AP | FARID HOSSAIN and JULHAS ALAM | Posted 01.27.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh — The garment factory in Bangladesh where a weekend fire killed at least 112 people had been making clothes for Wal-Mart witho...