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Aug 20, 2013, 16:40 ET

Western Union refuses China Labor Watch's request to wire money to China

China Labor Watch issues statement in response to refusal by Western Union to send funds to China on behalf of the nonprofit organization: On...

Nov 29, 2012, 10:44 ET

Fresh Investigation Reveals Deterioration of Mattel's Labor Conditions

 China Labor Watch (CLW) has released an investigative report on the labor conditions at one directly-owned Mattel factory and three Mattel...

Nov 10, 2011, 12:41 ET

Auditing Giant Intertek Sued in Relation to Auditor Bribery

Identity exposure led to harassment of whistleblower Labor rights watchdog China Labor Watch is suing international auditing giant Intertek...

Sep 29, 2011, 12:01 ET

China Labor Watch: The Failure of Target's Audit System in its Chinese Supplier Factories

A recent investigation conducted by China Labor Watch (CLW) has uncovered numerous labor violations at the Rushan Alice Garments Company, LTD., a...

Jul 12, 2011, 11:13 ET

Tragedies of Globalization: The Truth Behind Electronics Sweatshops

CLW recently completed a 136 page in-depth investigative report examining the electronics manufacturing industry in China.  This report...

Feb 07, 2011, 13:50 ET

Dell, HP, and NEC Chinese Supplier Factory Case Study: MSI Computer (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

Founded in 2000, China Labor Watch (CLW) is a New-York based not-for-profit organization. CLW views Chinese workers' rights as inalienable human...

Aug 11, 2010, 12:09 ET

China Labor Watch: Worst Sweatshop in the World

Where DGC and KKR Profit As most people know, Dollar General Corporation (DGC) is one of the biggest retailers in the U.S., and Kohlberg Kravis...

Apr 29, 2010, 11:22 ET

Workplace Injury Still Found in Chinese Supplier to Disney and Tesco

A Chinese factory that supplies products to Disney and Tesco was found to have violated local labor laws due to its practices, such as forcing...

Jan 26, 2010, 09:00 ET

Teamsters, China Labor Watch Protest KKR at Dow Jones Private Equity Conference

Call for KKR to Cease Workers' Rights Violations in China and U.S. Representatives from China Labor Watch and the International Brotherhood of...

Dec 22, 2009, 12:14 ET

Investment Giant KKR Profits From Dollar General's Poor Labor Record, Report Shows

China Labor Watch's newest report describes conditions for workers who make Dollar General's merchandise in four supplier factories producing...

Dec 09, 2009, 10:58 ET

Bureau Veritas Auditors Bribed, Fail to Report Illegal Conditions, Report Shows

Factory audits are key to corporate awareness of violations in supplier factories. Audit corruption undermines this process, conceals...

Nov 25, 2009, 10:50 ET

Wal-Mart Standards Fail in China, Worker Rights Abused, Report Shows

Workers making shoes, Christmas lights, tools, curtains and paper boxes sold at Wal-Mart stores labor in illegal and degrading conditions....

Oct 29, 2009, 12:01 ET

China Labor Watch: New Report Shows Violations in Toy Supplier to Disney, Mattel, McDonald's

Merton Plastics and Electronics Factory in Dongguan, China produces Disney, Mattel and McDonald's toys for sale around the world. A new report...

Jul 27, 2009, 18:24 ET

China Labor Watch: Labor Violations, Bogus Standards in Wal-Mart's Chinese Supply Chain

Facing consumer scrutiny, Walmart has established corporate responsibility standards, enforced through factory audits. Yet despite rising...

Jul 06, 2009, 19:20 ET

Labor Violations Exacerbate Ethnic Tensions in South China

The following was released today by China Labor Watch: The July 5th events in Urumqi are a tragedy for both Uyghur and Han people. CLW hopes...

May 26, 2009, 17:54 ET

Teenage Worker Mutilated, Factory Passed Disney Inspections

The following release was issued today by China Labor Watch: A 17-year-old worker was mutilated by unsafe equipment in a Disney-audited...