Boohoo Leicester supply chain: What went wrong and can it be fixed?

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Boohoo today published the independent review into allegations about factories in Leicester. Retail Week explores its key findings and solutions to the controversy.

When The Sunday Times published an article alleging unsafe working conditions and underpayment of workers in Leicester factories, fast fashion etailer Boohoo found itself at the centre of the storm.

The group, which owns BoohooMan, PrettyLittleThing, Nasty Gal, MissPap, Karen Millen, Coast, Oasis and Warehouse as well as the eponymous womenswear brand, commissioned an independent review led by Alison Levitt QC to investigate the situation and inform the shape of its supply chain in future.

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