Detroit Lakes-based Lakeshirts/Blue 84, which produces apparel, headwear and stickers for resorts and universities, has been accredited for its social compliance program by the Fair Labor Association, according to a news release.

The accreditation comes following an extensive review of the company's supply chain labor practices, according to the release.

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Lakeshirts has been an FLA affiliate since 2010 and began its implementation period for FLA accreditation implementation in 2012.

The FLA report noted Lakeshirts' strengths:

• A corporate social responsibility committee.

• A comprehensive monitoring guidance outlines clear expectations for third-party auditors.

• Lakeshirts' method of ordering blank goods for embroidery and screen-printing in one centralized location encourages responsible purchasing practices.

• The company demonstrates engagement with employees at the U.S. factory owned by the company, and within Detroit Lakes.