2015 Assessments of Shared Hazelnut Supply Chain in Turkey: Nestle, Balsu, and Olam

Publication date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Report type: 
Assessment Report
In August 2015, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) conducted independent assessments in the Turkish hazelnut supply chain shared by three FLA affiliates – Nestlé, and its two strategic first-tier suppliers. The FLA found a decrease in the reporting of child labor, along with the continued need for progress in other areas like hours of work, wages, discrimination against migrant workers, and transportation safety.

Delta Galil Industries, Ltd.

Established in 1975, Delta Galil Industries is a global manufacturer and marketer of private label apparel products for men, women and children. Delta Galil owns and operates 7 factories in 6 countries: 3 socks factories in Israel, Bulgaria and Turkey, 2 underwear factories in Egypt and Thailand and 2 seamless active wear factories in Israel and Jordan (Jordan also produces underwear).

Troon Manufacturing in Nicaragua

Publication date: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Report type: 
Third Party Complaint
In August 2015, the FLA accepted a Third Party Complaint filed by the labor union Unidos en Victoria alleging freedom of association violations and improper dismissals at the factory Troon Manufacturing in Tipitapa, Nicaragua. The FLA accepted the case for review, informing adidas-Group, an FLA-affiliated company that sourced from the factory.


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