Bought by Glorious Sun in 1994. Today Jeanswest operates over 2,200 stores across Australia, New Zealand, Middle East, and China.
|Jeanswest Corporation Pty Ltd||AUS||website|
| Glorious Sun Enterprises Ltd
owns 100% of Jeanswest Corporation Pty Ltd
|Jeanswest Corporation Pty Ltd|
This company has signed the Cotton Pledge with the Responsible Sourcing Network, signifying a public commitment to not use Uzbekistani cotton. (Uzbekistan is the world's fifth largest exporter of cotton and has for decades been criticised for using the forced labour of its schoolchildren to harvest that cotton by hand under appalling conditions. This practice is organised and controlled by the central government).
[Source 2016][More on Human Rights]
B+ grade in the Baptist World Aid Australia's 'Ethical Fashion Report 2017', which grades companies, from A to F, on the strength of their systems to mitigate against the risks of forced labour, child labour, and exploitation in their supply chains. Assessment criteria fall into four main categories: policies, knowing suppliers, auditing and supplier relationships, and worker empowerment.
[Source 2017][More on Workers Rights]
Oxfam Australia's 2016 Naughty or Nice list ranks the biggest and most popular clothing brands on what they are actually doing to protect and support the women making our clothes, especially on whether brands are bold enough to bring the list of factories that make their clothes out of hiding. This company has been dubbed 'Nice', as they have published a full list of their supplier factories. Jeanswest also makes some clothes in Australia which are accredited with Ethical Clothing Australia.
[Source 2016][More on Workers Rights]
This company has taken angora items off the shelves and promised not to use angora again, following a PETA campaign launched in Dec 2013 which revealed the cruelty inflicted on angora rabbits in Chinese factory farms, where 90% of the world's angora is produced.
[Source 2015][More on Animal Rights]
This company supports a number of charities including Children's Medical Research Institute (since 2006) and the Red Cross.
[Source 2017][More on Finance]
|Glorious Sun Enterprises Ltd|
This company has Corporate Social Responsibility claims on its website, mainly in the area of charitable donations.
[Source 2014][More on Sustainability Reporting]
|Company Structure||Wholly-owned subsidiary|
|Revenue||$168 million in 2015|
|# Employees||1,200 in 2013|
|Address||14-16 Yarra St, South Yarra, VIC, 3141, Australia|
|Phone||03 9860 8888|