WRC Comments on adidas’ Recent Communication to Universities re PT Kizone


October 5, 2012

Dear Colleagues,

Last week, adidas circulated a communication to universities and colleges concerning the labor rights violations at the PT Kizone factory in Indonesia. The adidas communication contains a number of statements that are inaccurate, incomplete or misleading. Please see our corrections and comments on these points at this link. We hope these will be helpful to you in clarifying the facts of this important case. As always, please contact us with any thoughts or questions.



Scott Nova 
Worker Rights Consortium 
5 Thomas Circle NW 
Washington DC 20005 
ph 202 387 4884 
fax 202 387 3292