Uyghur forced labour : Investigations launched in Canada against Walmart and Hugo Boss

Following complaints from a group of NGOs, an investigation has been launched into Walmart and Hugo Boss which are two of three companies being accused of sourcing from factories suspected of using forced Uyghur labour.

Through Antoine Piel. Published on 08 September 2023 à 16h05 - Update on 08 September 2023 à 16h08

After the complaint filed in July 2023 in France against Uniqlo, Inditex and Skechers, on August 24, Canada’s corporate ethics watchdog opened investigations into three companies (Walmart, Hugo Boss, Diesel) over their alleged use of forced Uighur labour through their subcontractors.…