You can’t avoid it: along the entire supply chain of everything that you wear, someone has most likely been exploited. Just ask outdoorwear company Patagonia, which performed audits in 2011 all the way down its supply chain to look for exploited workers and victims of human trafficking. They found problems, which were not unexpected. [More]
Curt is a happy Patagonia customer. He bought a fleece sweater in 1977 and he was able to get it fixed by them, at no charge, over 29 years later. Now that is some great customer service!