Surfwear and streetwear
Founded in Australia in 1969. Acquired by Sports Direct International in 2012.
|Hot Tuna (International) PLC||UK||website|
| Sports Direct International plc
owns 100% of Hot Tuna (International) PLC
|Hot Tuna (International) PLC|
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|Sports Direct International plc|
The 2020 Fashion Transparency Index reviewed 250 of the world's largest fashion brands and retailers and ranked them according to how much they disclose about their social and environmental policies, practices and impacts. Brands owned by this company scored 6%, signifying it has little to no information about their supply chain practices or policies available to the public. The average score was 23% and the highest score was 73%.
[Source 2020][More on Sustainability Reporting]
This company has been criticised for irresponsible advertising. In 2018 the UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld complaints about the online pricing of boots. The ASA concluded the ad breached the Code.
[Source 2018][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
The Apparel and Footwear Supply Chain Transparency Pledge (Transparency Pledge) helps demonstrate apparel and footwear companies' commitment towards greater transparency in their manufacturing supply chain. Transparency of a company's manufacturing supply chain better enables a company to collaborate with civil society in identifying, assessing, and avoiding actual or potential adverse human rights impacts. This is a critical step that strengthens a company's human rights due diligence. This company is not aligned with the Transparency Pledge and has made no commitment to publish supplier factory information.
[Source 2019][More on Sustainability Reporting]
California, the UK and Australia have all enacted legislation requiring companies operating within their borders to disclose their efforts to eradicate modern slavery from their operations and supply chains. Follow the link to see this company's disclosure statement.
[Source 2018][More on Human Rights]
|Company Structure||Wholly-owned subsidiary|
|Subsidiaries||Hot Tuna Australia Pty Ltd|
|Address||London, United Kingdom|
Products / BrandsHot Tuna Australia
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