Canada: investigations launched against Walmart and Hugo Boss after allegations of Uyghur forced labour in their supply chains

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 05 September 2023 Ă  15h51 - Update on 05 September 2023 Ă  15h51

On 24 August, Canada’s corporate ethics watchdog, the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise (CORE) opened investigations into three companies (Walmart, Hugo Boss, Diesel) over their alleged use of forced Uighur labour through their subcontracting channels.…

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