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Walmart And Gap Unveil Bangladesh Safety Plan

Reuters | Jessica Wohl | Posted 07.10.2013 | Business

July 10 (Reuters) - Nearly 20 North American retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Gap Inc unveiled a 5-year safety plan for Bangladesh garment ...

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...

Walmart Accepted Clothing From Banned Bangladesh Factories

Propublica | Michael Grabell | Posted 06.13.2013 | Business

ProPublica: Since the Rana Plaza building collapse killed more than 1,100 people in April, retailers have faced mounting pressure to improve safety...

Kim Bhasin

Walmart And Gap Unite On Bangladesh | Kim Bhasin | Posted 05.30.2013 | Business

Walmart and Gap are working on their own independent safety plan to prompt reform in Bangladesh after both retailers declined to sign the Accord on Fi...

Dave Jamieson

Walmart Goes Its Own Way | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.14.2013 | Business

Walmart announced Tuesday that it plans to develop its own safety program to address dangerous working conditions in factories in Bangladesh, where th...

Report: Walmart Agrees To Big Change In Bangladesh

Posted 05.16.2013 | Business

Walmart has decided to improve its inspection standards at Bangladesh factories, according to a Bloomberg News tweet. The retail giant had faced press...

Gap, Walmart Decline To Endorse Bangladesh Safety Accord

Reuters | Veronica Ek and Jessica Wohl | Posted 05.14.2013 | Business

* H&M, Inditex sign Bangladesh reform accord * Gap wants changes in how disputes are resolved in court * Wal-Mart asks Bangladesh government to ...

Kim Bhasin

Retailer Condemns 'Deafening Silence' In Wake Of Bangladesh Tragedy | Kim Bhasin | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

In the aftermath of a deadly collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh, one North American retail giant whose products have been made there is accus...

Kim Bhasin

Walmart Weighs In On Bangladesh | 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, Armstrong Seek Redemption Without Remorse

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 03.23.2013 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Oddly, the top international cyclist -- Lance Armstrong -- and the top international retailer --Walmart -- revealed last week that they have much in common. No, not doping. It's their dopey concept of the atonement process.

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...