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Thousands of Chinese Workers Strike at Nike and Adidas Supplier

Foes Nike and Adidas are experiencing a case of déjà vu: Up to 5,000 workers at the world’s largest athletic footwear factory in South China went on strike Tuesday.

In 2014, more than 40,000 employees at the same factory operated by Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. in the Guangdong province of China went on strike over salaries and social security payments for a week, costing the company $27 million in lost profits and additional air freight expenses.

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