WRC Factory Investigation

Tarrant Ajalpan

Factory: Tarrant Ajalpan

Key Buyers: Charming Shoppe, Federated Department Stores, Lane Bryant, Levi Strauss, The Limited, Tommy Hilfiger, Wet Seal

Last Updated: 2003

Case Summary

The WRC investigation found that Tarrant Ajalpan has illegally fired all of the leaders of a lawfully constituted worker movement, which was established to promote better working conditions at the facility and to organize an independent union. Tarrant Ajalpan has further illegally fired at least 150 other workers in a further attempt to prevent factory employees from exercising their associational rights.

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