Littlewoods takes ethical supply stand

Prickett, Ruth
November 1998
People Management;11/26/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 23, p13
Reports on a proposal for the imposition of ethical working practices among foreign suppliers in Great Britain. Role of Littlewoods, the retail group which initiated the program; Aim of the policy; Significance of the equal opportunities measures.


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