Pet Food News / Pet Food Market Trends
on October 16, 2017

Simmons accused of using ‘slave labor’ by two lawsuits

The plaintiffs may have been involved in producing products for Rachel Ray’s Nutrish pet food and PetSmart, among other brands.

Two lawsuits alleging racketeering, human trafficking and labor law violations have been filed against Simmons Foods Inc. and Christian Alcoholics and Addicts in Recovery (CAAIR), reported the Center for Investigative Reporting’s Reveal news outlet. Simmons is the parent company of Simmons Pet Foods.

The plaintiffs may have been…

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