Today’s globalized garment industry is characterized by fast fashion powered by modern-day slave labor. Garments go from seed to store via complex chains of transactions among independent parties that keep brands ignorant and unaccountable for labor abuses in factories. Brands are behind the times in technology to manage their supply chains.
Free the Slaves spoke with a technology expert who helps brands implement digital protection systems to track counterfeit goods. Zara Zamani discusses the potential of blockchain to become a tool read more >