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How activism forced Nike to change its ethical game

Many large corporations have built factories in developing countries such as China, where they can get away with paying workers little to nothing for long working hours and harsh working conditions. One company that came under fire for sweatshops was Nike, who moved their factories from the US to Taiwan, Vietnam, China and South Korea to bypass US working regulations. Campaigns spread word about Nike’s child labour and unethical practices, damaging their reputation and forcing them to repair…

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The world’s foremost name in sporting apparel isn’t just dipping its toe in the waters of expression and acceptance. It’s diving in headfirst. After signing the WNBA’s Brittney Griner to a contract that has her market and wear men’s clothing as well as women’s apparel, and makes her the company’s first openly gay athlete, Nike … Continue reading →

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Nike Air Force 1 '07 Suede | Grey

& Other Stories | Nike Air Force 1 '07 Suedehttp://www.stories.com/fr/Shoes/All_shoes/Nike_Air_Force_1_07_Suede/590763-104632596.1 105€

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Went to see a talk by the design company 'hort' today, this is some of the stuff they've done for Nike that i really like :)

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in conversation with harley weir

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