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Importers Survey Shows Production Leaving China for Vietnam, Pakistan, Bangladesh

Editor’s Note: This article was originally written by Patrick Lamson-Hall for the Sourcing Journal. It is republished here with permission from the publication. The exodus continues, as importers who sell to major US retailers report plans to move out of China. They blame heightened raw…

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Brookings Institution Hosts Seminar on U.S.- Latin America Economic Relationship

On December 6, 2011, Director of Compliance Administration Avedis Seferian participated in the second American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) International Product Safety & Restricted Substances Conference. Following the success of the first conference, held in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on November 30, Seferian headed to Bangalore,…

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WRAP’s Fire Safety Training Courses Continued Success Help Brands

November 17 4:00 – 6:00 pm: Registration 6:00 – 7:00 pm: Welcome reception November 18 8:30 am – 9:00 am: Registration 9:00 am – 9:15 am: Welcome Charles C. Masten, Chairman, WRAP 9:15 am – 10:00 am: Panel 1 Using the Web for CSR Communication:…

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WRAP’s Monica Escobar-Hertzoff Conducts Webinar for U.S. Embassy in Peru

By Steve Jesseph Welcome to our new website; we hope you like it.  For the past year, we’ve been working on a new look and enhanced functionality to provide you with better and more useful information.  In the coming weeks and months, you will find…

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India-Africa Trade Partnership Aims to Reach $90 billion in Bilateral Trade by 2015

Editor’s Note: This article was written by Ashley Vaughn for the Sourcing Journal and it is republished on the WRAP blog with the author’s permission. The government of Bangladesh plans to establish new special economic zones (SEZs) in various parts of the country in an…

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