October 23, 2013
- Bangladesh - RCC continues to play an active role for the retail industry by providing information on the Accord and the Alliance. RCC has also updated the responsible sourcing guidelines which provided members with an option to respond to concerns about sourcing apparel from countries such as Bangladesh
- Voluntary agreement to source pork from retailers who have eliminated the use of gestation crates by 2022. This agreement positions retailers in a leadership position with public and animal rights groups.