Nestlé wins 2008 Scrooge Award from International Labor Rights Forum

Commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Washington DC-based International Labor Rights Forum identified what it branded as “five worst companies for the right to associate,” namely Nestlé (with alleged violations in the Philippines, Colombia, Peru, Russia and Pakistan) . . . Details of why Nestlé was chosen for the 2008 Scrooge Award (PDF file). The Poland Spring company is one of several water bottlers in the U.S. owned by Nestlé.