ITF and ETF end talks with IKEA citing lack of meaningful action

Date published


Road transport


Supply Chain & Logistics


  • ITF Global
  • ETF Europe


The ITF and ETF have pulled out of further meetings with IKEA after the company showed little willingness to tackle labour abuses in its supply chain. In a letter to IKEA, ETF president Frank Moreels explains: "The ITF, the ETF and our respective affiliates have sought to engage with IKEA in good faith and freely given you our help in an attempt to resolve what we view as problems in IKEA’s supply chain.

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