Posted on Monday, December 8, 2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. and WASHINGTON, D.C.– Dec. 8, 2014 –Three factories receive loans through innovative program intended to promote worker safety.
VF and Hinrich Foundation Open Applications for Global Trade Leader Scholarships for 2015-16 Academic Year
Posted on Tuesday, November 11, 2014
HONG KONG, Nov. 11, 2014- VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) and the non-profit Hinrich Foundation have partnered for a second consecutive year on the Global Trade Leader Scholarship (GTLS) program. Four...
Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2014
VF Corporation took part in a luncheon in New York on Sept. 26, 204, with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Her Excellency Sheikh Kasina, who was in the United States attending the 69th United Nations General Assembly. Scott D...
VF Teams Up with International Finance Corporation to Provide $10 Million for Bangladesh Factory Safety Improvements
Posted on Wednesday, September 3, 2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sept. 3, 2014 - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced a collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to provide up to $10 m...
Posted on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Source by: The New York Times
Posted on Saturday, January 17, 2015 Source by: NPR
In April 2013, the Rana Plaza in Bangladesh collapsed, killing over 1,100 workers employed in the garment factories in the building. Now there's an effort to make sure all garment factories are safe.
Posted on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Source by: The New York Times
In response to the assaults, two major apparel companies are ending or suspending orders with the Azim Group, which owns the two factories where they occurred.