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What Do Armani, Ralph Lauren and Hugo Boss Have in Common? Bangladesh

Collapsed building in Bangladesh | Source: Associated Press

“Cheap garment-factory labor doesn’t always equal cheap clothes… But designer brands including Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren and Hugo Boss BOSS also have outsourced manufacturing to Bangladesh, where worker safety has become a huge issue following several fatal accidents. Indeed, high-end labels often use the same factories as their discount peers.”