By  on November 25, 2012

HONG KONG — Sourcing giant Li & Fung Limited said it is compensating the families of victims of a deadly fire that took place at a garment factory in Bangladesh over the weekend.

A Saturday night blaze at the Tazreen Fashions plant in Ashulia, Bangladesh, killed more than 115 people. The International Labor Rights Forum has called the fire the deadliest factory fire in the history of the apparel industry in Bangladesh. Li & Fung had outstanding manufacturing orders with the factory when the fire took place.

 

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