Apple should not profit at the expense of low-wage workers

"To resolve poor labour conditions, Apple must pursue profit maximisation only within a framework of sufficient investment in labour." Li Qiang  in South China Morning Post.

Response to Mattel on 2014 Toy Factory Report

After a CLW report on labor abuses at toy factories, Mattel Toys responded, denying many allegations. CLW replied to Mattel in a point-by-point letter.

Another Samsung Supplier Factory Exploiting Child Labor

CLW had uncovered five child workers (under 16) at Shinyang Electronic Co.Ltd. Meanwhile, the investigation also revealed 15 sets of labor violations.
Investigative Report: Abuses at Quanta Factory
CLW found a number of ethical and legal violations at Quanta Shanghai Manufacturing City, a Taiwanese company supplying for Apple, Sony, Dell, and HP.
Labor Exploitation at Samsung Supplier Factory Samkwang  
At Dongguan Samkwang, a partner of Samsung (Huizhou), CLW uncovered a long list of ethical and legal violations.
Li Qiang on Foxconn Workers' Protest of Working Conditions
On Democracy Now, Li Qiang, executive director of CLW, analyzed the large massive strike in a Foxconn plant.
CLW Testifies at Congressional Hearing 
In Dec 2014, CLW's executive director Li Qiang testified on poor working conditions in Chinese toy factories at a hearing of the Congressional-Executive Committee on China.

Investigative Report: Apple's Unkept Promises

Investigation of three factories belonging to the Pegatron Group, a major supplier of Apple, uncovers wage theft, an unsafe work environment, and a lack of worker voice.

Child Labor at Samsung Supplier Factory

CLW's 2012 investigation identified seven child workers at Samsung supplier factory HEG who received no special protections.


Press Releases

08/14/2015 - Workers Strike at Samsung Supplier Factory in Dongguan
Workers of the Baoxing Electronics factory protest for multiple days demanding compensation as the factory prepared to relocate.
08/10/2015 - Second Death in Four-day Period at Foxconn Zhengzhou
A female worker was found dead just days after a male worker had jumped to his death. Cause of death currently unknown.
08/07/2015 - At Mattel Toy Supplier, Hundreds of Workers Protest for Unpaid Wages and Benefits
Hundreds of workers at the Ever Force plant in Dongguan protest for days after the boss ran away.
08/06/2015 - CLW Confirms Another Suicide of a Foxconn Worker
At Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant, a male worker jumped to his death.

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