Workers edged their way out of windows of a third floor factory in the Mirpur area in Dhaka as another apparel factory caught fire on Sunday evening. Fire authorities told WWD that some workers who escaped in panic were injured, but there were no fatalities, and that they were able to control the fire.
The company, Cordial Design Ltd, was started in 2007 and says on its Web site that it employs 1,200 workers with 12 sewing lines capable of producing 500,000 pieces a month. It includes Inditex, Primark, Loblaw and Carrefour among its customers over the years,according to the Web site, although it could not be learned if Cordial Design currently produces for any of those retailers.
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