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California Apparel News / February 10, 2012

Supply-Chain Software Tapped to Manage Calif. Human-Trafficking Law

When California’s new Transparency in Supply Chains Act went into effect on Jan. 1, apparel companies found themselves under increased scrutiny to disclose their efforts to eradicate slavery and human trafficking from their supply chains.

Known as SB657, the act mandates that all retailers and manufacturers doing business in California with annual worldwide gross receipts over $100 million must provide verification of transparency by monitoring supplier information and providing training for company employees and supplymanagement staff on human trafficking and slavery. Read more »