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‘Every Supplier,’ ‘Every Tier’: What Uniqlo’s Xinjiang Links and Lapses Mean for Your Brand

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s recent seizure of a Uniqlo shipment over suspected forced labor linked to China’s Xinjiang region has the apparel industry, if not exactly running scared, then at least riddled with anxiety about its implications for clothing imports destined for the American market. It’s a landmark case—perhaps not on the scale of…

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