Step One Pick a clothing company and research their manufacturing practices. In
Pick a clothing company and research their manufacturing practices.
In a brief paragraph, explain why you’ve chosen this company.
Pick three websites to use for your research.
One of them should be the company’s own site. You will find the relevant information underheadings such as “corporate social responsibility” or “manufacturing practices”.
Another website should be a news report or a government report about the company’s practices.
The final one can be from a non-governmental organization (NGO) or a personal blog.
Answer the following questions in complete sentences:
Did your findings surprise you?
Will you still buy goods from this company? Why or why not?
How can you make informed decisions about the goods you buy?
Which website was the most useful? The most reliable? How did you make this assessment?