Primark is one of the world's most successful clothing companies yet few realise it is Irish. It only employs about 30, 000 directly but employs some 250, 000 more indirectly, mostly in the 3rd World who make its garments.
Today news comes through that 113+ people died in Bangladesh in a building collapse of one of its suppliers:
Dozens dead after factory supplying Primark collapses in Bangladesh - Telegraph
I am fine with Primark's existence as I accept globalisation as a positive force, yet I wonder why their record isn't subjected to more scrutiny here.
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