China facility strike affects Nike and Adidas

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Friday, April 18, 2014

Striking workers at a shoe factory in China disrupted shipments for Oregon's two prominent footwear companies.

Bloomberg reports that"striking workers at a Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd.  shoe factory in China halted production for a fifth day in a dispute over company contributions to employees’ social security and housing funds."

The factory employs 40,000-plus workers.

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