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“Thailand’s Seafood Industry: Bound by Invisible Chains” – ESG Risk Alert – Solaron – January 7, 2016

On January 7, 2016 the analytics and research firm Solaron published an ESG Risk Alert entitled, “Thailand’s Seafood Industry:  Bound by Invisible Chains.”  According to the document, one Swiss multinational’s admission of “the prevalence of slave and child labor in its seafood supply chain based in Thailand” is only the “tip of the iceberg.”   “Scores […]

“Intel supply chain will be conflict free this year” – Supply Management – January 7, 2016

According to an article published on Supply Management on January 7, 2016 “Intel’s entire supply chain and every product it produces will be free of conflict minerals from this year.” Intel’s CEO made the announcement at the Consumer Electronics Show 2016 in Las Vega.  If successful, Intel would achieve the goal it set for itself […]