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Bangladesh Working to Stave Off Another Rana Plaza

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.

An initiative to digitally map every export-oriented ready-made garment factory in Bangladesh has hit a critical milestone. As of January, Mapped in Bangladesh, a project of the Centre for Entrepreneurship Development of Dhaka’s Brac University, has pinned down 3,630 factories employing nearly 2.8 million workers, or roughly half of the South Asian nation’s total garment-producing…

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