Founded in Germany in 1886, today it is one of the world's largest underwear producers, with sales in over 120 countries.
This company scores Ethical Consumer's worst rating for the likely use of tax avoidance strategies, and has at least two high risk subsidiaries in tax havens.
Source: Ethical Consumer (2018)
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 10%, signifying it makes some efforts to manage and improve their supply chains but make little supply chain information publicly available. The average score was 23% and the highest score was 73%.
Source: Fashion Revolution (2020)
This 2011 report by the International Textile Garment and Leather Workers' Federation (ITGLWF) examined working conditions in 83 factories in Indonesia, Sri Lanka and the Philippines. Investigations found that widespread violations and abuses of workers' rights continue to be the norm, such as underpaying workers, long hours, forced overtime, and repression of the freedom of association. This company's brands were found to be made in one or more of the 83 factories covered in the research. [Listed under Information due to age of report]
Source: ITGLWF (2011)
This company has corporate responsibility claims on its website, mainly in the area of workers rights.
Source: company website (2020)
|Type||Family-owned private company|
|Revenue||1.4 billion euros|
|Employees||30,000 in 2011|
|Subsidiaries||Triumph International (Australia) Pty Ltd|
Products / BrandsTriumph Australia
Triumph Intimate Apparel