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Published on Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Gap, Zara, H&M criticised in China supplier exposé

Written by Brett Mathews

BEIJING - An undercover investigation into Chinese clothing manufacturers which supply to GAP, H&M, and Zara has revealed what the investigators claim to be a "remarkable disparity between [the brands'] supplier CSR Policies and the reality in their Chinese supplier factories." The findings, which claim excessive working hours, unsafe working conditions and a lack of worker representation, once again bring into question the effectiveness of factory auditing.


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