TITLE

RUSSELL ATHLETIC: MENDING RELATIONS WITH COLLEGES

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
SGB;May2009, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Russell Athletic Corp. is receiving favorable responses from universities and colleges across North America for its closure of Jerzees de Honduras (JDH) manufacturing plant in 2008. Russell has denied the allegations that the factory was closed to retaliate against joining a union by workers in Honduras and says that the closure was due to economic reasons. Russell has invited schools to tour its factories in Honduras so that they can interact with the workers.
ACCESSION #
41023660

 

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