SMH Article // Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains

SMH Article // Oroton, Pumpkin Patch and Lorna Jane shamed for low transparency of supply chains

Since she was 12, Jessica has been spinning cotton in the fabric mills of southern India, mostly to be used in the clothes of Western fashion brands.

Now in her late teens, Jessica is not only struggling with health issues caused by the constant inhalation of cotton fibres, but she's fighting to receive the full lump sum payment her family was promised for years of bonded labour.