New signatory to Garments and Textile Agreement: Fristads

The Dutch Agreement on Sustainable Garments and Textile has acquired a new signatory: Fristads Kansas Benelux BV. Like its Agreement partners, it will work to prevent such abuses as exploitation, animal suffering and environmental damage in production countries.

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Fristads Kansas Benelux BV manufactures work apparel for a wide range of industries. The company will be sharing details of its production sites with the secretariat in the near future and making a concerted effort to shed light on the entire production chain.

Agreements promoting international responsible business conduct (IRBC agreements) involve partnerships between enterprises, government, unions and NGOs. The Garments and Textile Agreement is being facilitated by the SER and represents the Dutch approach to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises promoting international responsible business conduct.