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A workers’ rights group says Boohoo’s cut-price business model only turns a profit if workers are paid criminally low wages. Analysts disagree.

Boohoo’s business practices have come under scrutiny after a Sunday Times investigation found that workers at one of its suppliers’ factories were being paid as little as £3.50 ($US4.41) an hour. A workers’ rights group said that Boohoo’s purchasing practices and its fast-fashion business model rely on illegal wages to […]
A workers’ rights group says Boohoo’s cut-price business model only turns a profit if workers are paid criminally low wages. Analysts disagree.
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Boohoo stock tumbles 30%, wiping $1.25 billion off its market value, after an explosive report into working conditions at one of its factories

The UK’s fastest-growing online retailer Boohoo saw its shares tumble 30% over two days after it acknowledged that poor working conditions at a factory were “totally unacceptable.” An investigation by the Sunday Times found that the fast-fashion retailer paid its factory workers low wages that were less than half the […]
Boohoo stock tumbles 30%, wiping $1.25 billion off its market value, after an explosive report into working conditions at one of its factories
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Leaked Tesla email contradicts layoff reports, says ‘essential’ employees should go to work at the factory, which is in a shelter-in-place zone, amid coronavirus outbreak

There is still some confusion at Tesla’s Fremont, California plant which is located in a county ordered to shelter-in-place to mitigate the spread of coronavirus. On Wednesday night, a Tesla attorney sent out an email that reiterated that most employees should go to work and clarified that the company had […]
Leaked Tesla email contradicts layoff reports, says ‘essential’ employees should go to work at the factory, which is in a shelter-in-place zone, amid coronavirus outbreak
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A video of a worker appearing to urinate on a production line at the world’s largest pork producer went viral, but it reveals an even more disturbing truth plaguing employees

Smithfield Foods, the world’s largest pork and hog producer, was forced to halt production and destroy 50,000 pounds of meat after a worker allegedly urinated on the production line earlier in October. While it is unclear why the worker appeared to have urinated on the production line, a lack of […]
A video of a worker appearing to urinate on a production line at the world’s largest pork producer went viral, but it reveals an even more disturbing truth plaguing employees