The Associated Press May 10, 2013
Julhas Alam, The Associated Press May 10, 2013
Julhas Alam, The Associated Press May 6, 2013
Part of the story not being explored is that multinationals with overseas manufacturing have been well aware of the risk in Bangladesh for some time. Why an audit of the Bangladesh facility that just collapsed wasn’t undertaken immediately following a similar collapse only six months earlier is a question left neither asked nor answered.
Miguel Bustillo, The Wall Street Journal November 29, 2012
Nike also attempts to reduce its exposure to countries where it considers factory conditions to be risky—including Bangladesh, where a fire last weekend that killed 112 garment workers. Nike says eight of the 896 factories it worked with last year were in Bangladesh.