9Jan
Living Wages: The Problem

Living Wages: The Problem

…Everyone, without any discrimination, has the right to equal pay for equal work. Everyone who works has the right to just and favorable remuneration [compensation] ensuring for himself and his family an existence worthy of human dignity. r...Read More

8Jan
The Business Case for a Living Wage

The Business Case for a Living Wage

Raising your wages to match a living wage can initially involve an increase in costs. It can, however, also bring benefits in the short to medium term. Taking care of workers can improve your bottom line. Higher wages will be welcomed by your...Read More

8Jan
Living Wages: Policy & Risk Analysis

Living Wages: Policy & Risk Analysis

Once you and your company have decided to research living wages so you can provide sufficient compensation to every person in your supply chain, you may find it beneficial to take the following preparatory steps: 1. Write a...Read More

8Jan
Living Wages: Recommendations for Brands

Living Wages: Recommendations for Brands

In previous newsletters, we explored the need for increased wages from the perspective of underpaid workers. We also discussed the differences between the legal minimum wage and living wage. If you’d like to revisit these topics,...Read More

8Jan
Living Wages: Why Paying Legal Minimum Wages Is Not Enough

Living Wages: Why Paying Legal Minimum Wages Is Not Enough

Worldwide discussion is ongoing on paying sufficient wages to the people making the products we use every day.Some countries, especially in Asia, have been forced to raise the unacceptably low legal minimum salaries. This is a result of employee...Read More

8Jan
Value Labels & The Etho Verification

Value Labels & The Etho Verification

At The Etho, we value a set of ethical traits that we encourage our sellers to meet through their mission, production, and organization. Our Process When joining The Etho, each seller must provide production-related information in the seller...Read More

20Sep

Seller Resource

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