All adidas Group's apparel, footwear and equipment products. The adidas Group brands include adidas, Reebok, TaylorMade adidas Golf, Rockport, CCM, and Ashworth. adidas Group's compliance program is accredited by FLA.
From the adidas Group website: As a truly global business in the sporting goods industry, the adidas Group is continually confronted with a variety of challenges that arise from our commitment to striking the balance between shareholder interests and the needs and concerns of our employees, the workers in our supply chain and the environment, or in short in our aim to become a sustainable company.
On December 2, 2014, a worker at the factory New Holland Apparel de Nicaragua, in Nicaragua, filed a Third Party Complaint with the FLA alleging that she had been dismissed from her job because of her union affiliation; moreover, the worker alleged that she was harassed by management, which had led to psychological trauma and the need for medical treatment.
Between November 2014 and March 2015, the Petralex factory in Villanueva, Honduras, illegally fired or forced the resignations of at least 19 garment workers, including nine SITRAPETRALEX union leaders, and 10 union affiliates or relatives of union leaders, according to an independent investigation conducted by the Fair Labor Association (FLA) in April of 2015.
After a worker submitted a third party complaint to the FLA alleging violation of workers' freedom association, the FLA engaged affiliated brand Adidas to conduct an investigation.
On April 3, 2013, FLA commissioned Comisión para la Verificación de Códigos de Conducta (COVERCO) to investigate allegations by the labor union federation “Federación Dominicana de Trabajadores de Zonas Francas, Industrias Diversas y de Servicios” (FEDOTRAZONAS) that workers' freedom of association had been violated at the factory JoeAnne Dominicana in the Dominican Republic.
On May 10, 2013, FLA commissioned Comisión para la Verificación de Códigos de Conducta (COVERCO) to investigate allegations by the union Sindicato de Trabajadoras, Trabajadores, Sastres, Costureras y Similares (SITRASACOSI) that workers' freedom of association had been violated at the Textiles Opico, S.A de C.V. (TEXOPS) factory in El Salvador.