Gig Economy & Retail Stores

Labour Behind the Label report cover.

Contractors to Boohoo, an ‘ultra fast fashion company,’ have been paying their largely immigrant

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Photo: Amit Agarwal (used under Creative Commons license)

Amazon’s relentless expansion around the world has met with serious headwinds in India and in Eur
One in ten Amazon employees in Ohio needs government assistance to make ends meet, according to a
Which are the world's worst multinationals? Which are the best?
At the world's largest and most profitable retailer, low wages, unpaid overtime, and union busting are a way of life. Now Wal-Mart workers are fighting back.
Staples Inc, the largest U.S. office supplies retailer, said on Friday it ceased doing business with Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) late last month because of environmental concerns.
Is Walmart going green? Mike Duke, the company's CEO, says in a new 126 page report that the company is becoming more sustainable and responsible while "building meaningful, long-term change." Activists disagree. Walmart's "environmental impact has only grown over the last seven years" they say in a counter-report.
Buying green may not be so easy.
For the past three years, PETA has attempted to have a dialogue with