Most of the garments and textiles are cut and sewn by women who are living in the developing world and one could argue that most of them are not earning a living salary.
So what does all of this mean?
Let's break down the distribution!
Retailers own staff, rent, tax and more.
Brands staff, rent, mark-up and profit margin.
Materials, direct labour cost and manufacturing overhead.
What if paid to the workers.
Other costs not directly part of the garments.
FOB. (Freight on board)
The total paid to a factory for a garment.
The price a store pays for a garment before they sell it on to costumers.
The price costumers pays for the garment.