Spain -New Inditex agreement on social audits along company supply chain -May 16, 2012

Spanish union FITEQA-CC.OO and the International Textile, Garment and Leather Workers’ Federation (ITGLWF) reached an agreement with Spanish retailer Inditex Group that monitors compliance and guarantees union intervention throughout Inditex’s supply chain. The agreement guarantees the ITGLWF and its affiliated unions access to all Inditex information on suppliers’ workplaces, commits Inditex to giving the unions the schedule of planned social audits and listing of suppliers to be inspected and provides rights for the trade unions to inspect the sights themselves.

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