Do You Consider Ethics & the Environment When You Sell Apparel?
The call for safer factory conditions and ethical practices is nothing new, but it is particularly popular now following recent factory collapses in Cambodia and Bangladesh. If your clients read the news, they know about the conditions of some factories overseas, so they may have some questions. Certainly, some overseas factories have unsafe and unethical working conditions, but some are safe. How do you show your clients that the products you are sourcing for them are safe and ethical? Refinery29 offered a few tips on how to shop for ethical apparel. Here are those tips modified to apply to distributors in the promotional apparel industry.