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Cost Pressure on Suppliers Leads to Poor Conditions and Pay, Study Says

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Cost pressure is fueling unethical supply chains. Aiming to exact the lowest possible cost during negotiations is the driving force fueling poor and unethical working conditions in supply chains a world away, according to the second semi-annual Better Buying Purchasing Practices Index (BBPPI), citing tactics employed by buyers to drive down prices as a key culprit. “Increased…

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