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Condition of Indian home-based garment sector… not so much tainted!

A recent report ‘Tainted Garments: The Exploitation of Women and Girls in India’s Home-based Garment Sector’ has serious findings regarding India’s home-based garment sector. Apparel Resources explored the report as well as the other side of the story.

Feb 13 19  |  Sustainability

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Vietnam voices concerns over textile units posing environmental risk

The local authorities in Vietnam are cautious of taking up new textile projects, particularly dyeing projects, owing to risk of pollution.

Jan 21 19  |  Sustainability

Factories located in residential areas are getting located

How ODLO, a premium performance sportswear brand, is becoming more sustainable

According to the Sustainability report 2017/2018 released by the Swiss-based ODLO, the premium performance sportswear brand is becoming more sustainable

Jan 16 19  |  Sustainability

HERproject: Improving the life of apparel workers

Collective efforts of brands, NGOs and apparel exporters are benefitting the overall life of apparel factory workers. One such example is HERproject, which comprises of initiatives like HERfinance, HERrespect and HERhealth.

Jan 03 19  |  Sustainability

Orient Craft was also appreciated by BSR and M&S for smooth implementation of HERhealth and HERrespect recently in an event.

The pangs of the compliance audits!

Compliance audits by different buyers and each with its own compliance parameters adds to the worry of the garment manufacturing sector.

Dec 22 18  |  Sustainability

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Bangladesh apparel sector might be on the brink of a major unrest

Workers from Bangladesh’s apparel sector have been agitating due to their concerns over a “discriminatory” wage hike that overlooks evaluation of merit and experience in the new pay structure.

Dec 17 18  |  Sustainability

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