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Resource A responsible retailer listens to its workers
Type Extension leaflet, brochure, policy brief or poster
Last update: 05/05/2015
Type: Extension leaflet, brochure, policy brief or poster
Language English
Year of publication: 2015
Target countries: Netherlands
Download: 327kb
Summary Ahold is, no doubt, a major retailer. In the Netherlands, Albert Heijn is the largest supermarket chain. In the U.S., its subsidiaries Giant and Stop & Shop are the 5th largest retailers and are also leaders in online grocery sales. This means Ahold has direct influence on a large number of consumers and employees. But through their enormous buying power, retailers can also exert influence on the labour conditions of millions of workers worldwide that are employed by their providers.
Role Organisation
Network Organisation organisation details Fair Price and Fair Wages
List Keywords
1.1 Socio- economic Sector (OECD) 331 Trade