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Food manufacturers ‘don’t know their supply chains’

February 17, 2016
Food & Drink

More than half of global food manufacturers have admitted not knowing the precise details of their supply chains, raising concerns about the prevalence of slave labour and other unethical working practices, according to research from risk management firm Achilles

> Read the full article on the Food Manufacture website

By Laurence Gibbons

Source: Food Manufacture

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