Published: May 13, 2013
This illustration shows labels of garments made in Bangladesh, India, China and Pakistan that were bought at a Walmart store in Atlanta. Global clothing brands involved in Bangladesh’s troubled garment industry responded in starkly different ways to the building collapse that killed at least 1,100 people. Some quickly acknowledged their links to the tragedy and promised compensation. Others denied they authorized work at factories in the building even when their labels were found in the rubble.