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Amazon, Asos Ditch Boohoo in Wake of Explosive ‘Sweatshop’ Allegations

When it’s deliver-or-die, supply chains become the lifeblood of a company. To that end, the fashion industry has embraced technology to navigate today’s hyper-complicated supply chain, with myriad solutions shaping the first, middle and last mile. Call it Sourcing 2.0.

Boohoo’s troubles amid its Leicester “sweatshop scandal” deepened Wednesday after its alleged promotion of poverty wages and unsafe conditions prompted e-tailers Amazon, Asos and Zalando to jettison the ultra-fast-fashion company’s clothing from their lineups. Next had already dropped Boohoo last week after growing reports that the brand had compelled its supplier factories in Leicester, England,…

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