Rated: We avoid
location: United Kingdom
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Manolo Blahnik's environment rating is 'very poor'. It does not publish sufficient relevant information about its environmental policies to give a higher rating. As a shopper you have the right to know how its production practices impact on the environment.
Its labour rating is 'very poor'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in the European Union, a low/medium risk region for labour abuse. There is no evidence it implements practices to encourage diversity and inclusion in its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. There is no evidence it audits any of its supply chain. There is no evidence it has worker empowerment initiatives such as collective bargaining or rights to make a complaint. It does not disclose any policies or safeguards to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.
Its animal rating is 'not good enough'. It has a formal animal welfare policy aligned with Five Freedoms but has no clear mechanisms to implement. It uses wool, leather and exotic animal hair. It does not use fur, angora, down or exotic animal skin. There is no evidence it traces any animal products to the first stage of production.
Manolo Blahnik is rated 'We avoid' overall.