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Is Costco Really the 'Anti-Walmart'? | Ethical Shopping

Is Costco Really the 'Anti-Walmart'? | Ethical Shopping | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
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All the same? Costco pays its employees much higher than its competitors but to stay competitive it must hide some other issues. We don't really know how ethical are the working conditions f the suppliers. Paying its employees at a high wages may be a strategy to disguise unethical practices...

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What Are the Major Ethical Issues Business People Face?

What Are the Major Ethical Issues Business People Face? | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
According to the ASAE Center for Association Leadership, more and more organizations are finding that ethical training is an integral component of their business. In fact, between 1994 and 2000, the ...
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This article is interesting to know what are the keys issue of ethics in a company: working conditions, suppliers and consumers behaviors

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Do Consumers Really Care? The Myth of the Ethical Consumer

Do Consumers Really Care? The Myth of the Ethical Consumer | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
Katy Perry, singer of ‘I kissed a girl’, declares herself a ‘Red artist’. Georgio Armani, American Express, Starbucks, Apple, Dell – all these companies
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The coffee experience is really interesting to try to understand the behavior of the consumer face to fair trade products. 

Social pressure or real interest for ethics?
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Report on Bangladesh Building Collapse Finds Widespread Blame

Report on Bangladesh Building Collapse Finds Widespread Blame | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
The Rana Plaza building was constructed with substandard materials and with blatant disregard for building codes, the high-level government report concluded.
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This accident highlighted the working conditions of workers working for the biggest brands in the world.

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What Are the Ethical Decisions That Impact Any Organization?

What Are the Ethical Decisions That Impact Any Organization? | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
Business ethics is an area of corporate responsibility where businesses are legally and socially obligated to conduct business in an ethical manner. Business ethics includes five key elements: ...
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This article allows us to see which areas of the company are affected by ethics: such as pricing or advertising

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U.S. Retailers Decline to Aid Factory Victims in Bangladesh

U.S. Retailers Decline to Aid Factory Victims in Bangladesh | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
Walmart, Sears, Children’s Place and other American companies that were selling goods produced at the site of two disasters are not joining in efforts to compensate victims’ families.
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Bad point for Wal-Mart! How ethical is this decision! 

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Shouldn’t Wal-Mart’s behavior affect its stock price? | The Business Ethics Blog

Shouldn’t Wal-Mart’s behavior affect its stock price? | The Business Ethics Blog | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
For those of us who think and write about business ethics, Wal-Mart can be an absolute godsend. Most companies behave pretty well most of the time, leaving
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Too big to fail ! 

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Sur les 145 entreprises les plus éthiques du monde, seules deux sont françaises

Sur les 145 entreprises les plus éthiques du monde, seules deux sont françaises | How ethical decisions can affect business performance of US listed retailers companies? | Scoop.it
Les grandes entreprises françaises ne sont pas les championnes de l'éthique.
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In this ranking we can note that most of the best ethical companies are americans. This publication offers great communication on ethical practices of U.S. firms to the various stakeholders.

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