06 Dec '12, 5pm

H&M

doing some damage control? In the wake of a Swedish broadcast that accused it of facilitating sweatshop-like conditions overseas, the fast-fashion giant has reaffirmed its commitment to increasing fire-safety awareness among its suppliers and their employees in garment factories in Bangladesh, announced the formalization of a human-rights policy based on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights , and unveiled a sustainably produced urban-cycling capsule collection for men. The retailer’s next charm offensive is a biggie: The launch of a first-of-its-kind clothing-collection initiative that spans all 48 of its markets worldwide.

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