18 Aug '11, 5pm

Fast-fashion retailer Zara has been caught for allegedly using slave labor in its garment factories

Fast-fashion retailer Zara has been caught for allegedly using slave labor in its garment factories

, known for its affordable knockoffs of runway designs, has been accused of allegedly using slave labor in more than 30 of its outsourced plants in Brazil. On an episode of the investigative TV show, A Liga , reporters visited a factory where Bolivian immigrant garment workers were caught in “slave-like conditions,” according to Forbes on Wednesday. Zara, a subsidiary of Inditex , one of the world’s largest apparel distributors, is now under investigation by Brazil’s labor ministry , which is cracking down on slave labor in the logging, charcoal, and sugarcane industries.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/high-street-retailer-zara-accuse...

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