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# primark - Friday 13 September, 2013

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

The company was critical of other brands that were being supplied by the company that failed to attend a meeting in Geneva yesterday to discuss long-term compensation.

# primark - Friday 7 June, 2013

Primark to give three month's wages to Bangladesh factory collapse victims

Meanwhile, the seamstress trapped in the rubble for 17 days after the Bangladesh garment factory collapsed was released from hospital yesterday.

# primark - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Penneys start selling online in link-up with Asos

Primark had been one of the last major clothes retailers to shun online sales, but have now joined forces with another website.

# primark - Monday 13 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added curse words

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Clothing brands sign up to new accord on building safety in Bangladesh

Primark, H&M, Zara and C&A have all adopted the accord, written up in the wake of the building collapse last month.

# primark - Friday 10 May, 2013

Poll: Will the Bangladesh factory collapse change the way you shop? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the Bangladesh factory collapse change the way you shop?

As the death toll passes 1,000, we want to know: Will this incident have an impact on your shopping habits?

# primark - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Column: Why can’t I be guaranteed that my clothes haven’t contributed to someone’s death?

Standardised textile labelling is vital to keep vulnerable workers safe in developing countries like Bangladesh, writes Aisling Twomey.

# primark - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Bangladesh building survivors protest as toll passes 700

Many of the staff at the ill-fated nine-storey factory were earning just 38 dollars a month, a salary condemned as “slave labour” by Pope Francis.

# primark - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Column: The Bangladesh factory collapse shows us the deadly cost of cheap fashion

Following the tragic accident at a Bangladesh clothing factory, Penneys has said it will give money to people who lost family members in the collapse – but we as consumers have a responsibility too, says Ruth Tanner.

# primark - Monday 29 April, 2013

Penneys: We will pay compensation to victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Penneys said it will give money to people who lost family members in the collapse, which killed almost 400 people.

# primark - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Pennies, Penneys and a giant Martian penis: The week in numbers

How much does it actually cost to manufacture a 1c coin? And is it worth it?

# primark - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Safety inspectors 'ignored cracks' at collapsed clothing factory in Bangladesh

The death toll at the Dkaha collapse has now risen to 159, as accusations of corruption among safety inspectors emerged.

# primark - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Supplier to Penneys based in Bangladesh building that collapsed, claiming 87 lives

Workers had complained about cracks prior to the collapse of the eight-story building.

# primark - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Thanks, Penneys: Primark boasts 55 per cent sales surge

Sales at Primark and Penneys across Europe are up to almost £2 billion – meaning profits of €279 million at the retail chain.

# primark - Friday 28 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge 7 tips for shopping at Penneys… and surviving Penneys Finest This post contains videos

7 tips for shopping at Penneys… and surviving

As Austria celebrates its first Primark store, we have some essential tips for shoppers.

# primark - Monday 10 September, 2012

Penneys parent Primark says annual sales are up

Bucking the retail trend…