- The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety works out an agreement to implement a stricter set of standards in Bangladesh in order to improve working conditions at factories in the nation.
- The Rana Plaza factory building collapse in which more than a thousand workers died put the issue in focus.
- Participating retailers include Costco (COST), Kohl's (KSS), Target (TGT), Nordstrom (JWN), Gap (GPS), and Wal-Mart (WMT).
U.S. retailers implement safety standards in Bangladesh
Nov 21 2013, 07:08 ET