Ethical
issues giving a negative impact the growth of globalization, it offers these
companies to increase their profits and performance in supply chain.  Less development countries such as India, Turkey,
China are the most favorite place of retail companies such as Primark, as they
offer cheapest labor and material cost. However, behind such some benefits are
hidden reality that are related to illegal and unethical labour experiences.

Primark has been facing such problems in the last 10 years and struggling since
now to manage the consequences to the brand and sales of the company whenever
an unethical incident is reported. The issue reported in 2005 when the company
scored 3.5 out of 20 points on ethical index, which is measured on human’s
rights and cruel practices in operations. The company continued fight against
all criticism raised for unethical suppliers. (Guardian, 2009). in 2008, a BBC
undercover team investigation issued a report that the working environment of
labour in factories that were main suppliers of Primark were illegal and
unethical. The worst part is the investigation included that Child labour was
involved in clothing production, which is the worst among all unethical
practices. (BBC,2008)