Toy Factory That Produces Mattel Toys Investigated

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  1. Ioz

    Ioz Well-Known Member

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    more details in link:
    Disney factory faces probe into sweatshop suicide claims | World news | The Observer
     
  2. autobotblaster

    autobotblaster Y U NO!?!?!

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    China, i am dissapoint
     
  3. Orodruin

    Orodruin @deathformer TFW2005 Supporter

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    I wish I could say I was shocked by this.
     
  4. RKillian

    RKillian http://www.rktoyandhobby.com

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    Heh, a Chinese factory/company called "Sturdy" Products...
     
  5. BW megatron

    BW megatron tiran

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    So now we can get them at a 50% discount?
     
  6. Ioz

    Ioz Well-Known Member

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    If this affects anything price-wise, it would probably be price increases to help pay for better wages/benefits to the factory workers.
     
  7. Brainchild

    Brainchild Dark Flame Master

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    I would normally make a joke about Mattel's quality as a toy company, but that's just disgusting.
     

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