Fair Purchasing Practices and Barriers in EU SME Garment Supply Chains

Matthew Anderson, Tamsin Bradley, Sutirtha Sahariah

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


This study provides a review of unfair trading practices (UTPs) in textile supply chains and presents a case study analysis of emerging best practices in terms of companies that are implementing fair purchasing practices. The main focus of the study is on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and their role in creating an enabling environment for fair purchasing practices in garment supply chains.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherFair Trade Advocacy Office
Commissioning bodyFair Trade Advocacy Office
Number of pages47
Publication statusPublished - 11 May 2023


  • fair trade

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