Become a Member · About 24/7
Already a member? Login
 

Company: China Labor Watch

Founded in 2000, China Labor Watch (CLW) is an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Over the past 14 years, CLW has collaborated with unions, labor organizations, and the media to conduct in-depth assessments of factories in China that produce toys, bikes, shoes, furniture, clothing, and electronics for some of the largest multinational brand companies. CLW’s New York office creates reports from these investigations, educates the international community on supply chain labor issues, and pressures corporations to improve conditions for workers.


China Labor Watch Resources

Papers
Apple is hindering the improvement of working conditions in the smartphone industry, and if Apple does not take on responsibility commensurate with its status, other companies will not have the ability to make improvements either.




China Labor Watch in the News

Videos
New York University graduate student Dejian Zeng spent last summer working in a Pegatron factory manufacturing the iPhone 6s and 7 as part of a summer project, where he got a first hand look at what factory life is like for a worker in China. (May 05, 2017)

While the handsets are still on track to launch September, Apple's 2017 iPhone lineup, led by an anticipated high-end OLED model, is rumored to go into production earlier than the usual timeframe, in a move that could allow the company more time to iron out kinks associated with new technology. (February 10, 2017)

On January 9th, 2007, Steve Jobs stood on a stage and introduced an Apple device that would come to define the biggest technology company in the world - the iPhone. (January 09, 2017)

Trends
Apple’s next-gen iPhone is expected to feature a major redesign, with at least one of the three iPhones due next year tipped to sport an all-screen design featuring an OLED display. (November 23, 2016)

It's the end of an era for BlackBerry, the company, famous for making cellphones with physical keyboards that were once so popular people nicknamed them Crackberries, has decided to stop making its own devices. (September 28, 2016)

Research
A new report published by China Labor Watch demonstrates that the same legal and ethical violations that attracted media attention in 2012 continue unabated at Apple supplier factories today. (August 28, 2016)



China Labor Watch on Facebook



Latest China Labor Watch Tweets



China Labor Watch on the Web

national labor. committee china labor watch china nyc facing an olympian struggle to survive puma’s workers in china august 2004 puma’s workers in china
Investigative reports into labor violations in hundreds of factories supplying to over 80 international brand companies, including Samsung, Apple, Mattel, Nike, Dell ...
The Chinese Official Toy Association Criticizes the Corruption Audit of International Council of Toy Industries
Malcolm Turnbull said Mao founded China using the phrase ‘the Chinese people have stood up’, a widely held view that might not be entirely correct
Analyzes interdisciplinary environmental data from around the world, providing information on how to build a sustainable society. Website has articles on a broad ...
U.S.: Hold Steady. June 09, 2009 Earth Island Journal If we don't stabilize population growth, life as we know it is unlikely to continue.
Area controlled by the People's Republic of China shown in dark green; claimed but uncontrolled regions shown in light green.
The International Labor Comparisons (ILC) program prepares economic indicators—including labor productivity, unit labor costs, and hourly compensation costs—that ...
Our latest thinking on the issues that matter most in business and management.
China denied Monday that it has been using social media to infiltrate German politics and business, a day after Germany's domestic intelligence service had accused ...
More about China Labor Watch






Supply Chain Logo
Supply Chain 24/7 is the ul­ti­mate online bus­i­ness re­source for Trans­por­ta­tion, Dis­trib­u­tion, Log­istics and Supply Chain pro­fes­sionals.
About Us
Contact Us
Advertise
Privacy Policy
Newsletters
RSS


Follow Us


©2017 SupplyChain247.com is owned and produced by Peerless Media, LLC., a Division of EH Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved.