Inspirational Notebook “An Ode to Ethical Fashion”


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Inspire yourself and others with this Ethical notebook by Clean & Unique. Sustainable printed by EcoDrukkers in the Netherlands Artwork by Dutch fashion illustrator Tessa de Graaf who made the special artwork for our 10th anniversary 17th March 2017. Expect fair & slow fashion visuals and who = who in the slow and ethical fashion […]

Women’s Day 2017 – My Mission to Dhaka


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Better business(-conditions) in Bangladesh Report by PUM communications 8th March 2017 Roosmarie Ruigrok adviced and coached eight SMEs in Bangladesh, producing textiles locally in the slums. Aside from sharing her expertise and knowledge in textile-production and related subjects such as marketing she also talked with entrepreneurs and employees alike about CSR-issues. This is her story.  […]

Dastoon, Your Shortcut to Fashion


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Dastoon,Your shortcut to Fashion Loving new steps in a market where it is full of blogs and webshops. I was immediately enthusiastic when Reza Seiri asked me to cooperate with him. What : Writing 2 blogs for Dastoon about trends in sustainability related to fashion (2015-2016) What : Promoting the website ( November 2016) Why […]

CBI – Vietnam days


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Who: CBI – “CBI contributes to sustainable economic development in developing countries through the expansion of exports from these countries.” What: Program maker for the sustainable fashion visits in The Netherlands during the Vietnam days 2014 Result: 2-day business2business program for 3 ineternational fashion manufacturing companies in Vietnam.

Trital Workcloth CSR Advice


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Trital BV CSR Advice Who; Knowing Trital BV and Roots BV by my work for Fair Wear Foundation and Fairtrade Netherlands, the director came to me and asked “We want to do more on Sustainability, please help!” What: Besides an outside-in and a inside-out research I recommended also another point of vieuw about charity. Trital […]

De Slag om de Klerewereld – advice for research team TV-Program


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Who: Teun van de Keuken & Roland Duong broadcasted by VPRO Question; Production team of this TV program wanted more background information about the textile industry. The Do’s & Don’t and my vision about todays business afer Rana Plaza 2014 Result: In 2015 broadcasted via VPRO http://www.npo.nl/de-slag-om-de-klerewereld/02-01-2015/VPWON_1231623 Quote Michiel Cotterink ( Production team) : Roosmarie, […]

RondineMotor – Research Recycled textiles


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Who ; Rondine Motor Italy Question: How to implementate textiles & merchandise products during introducing Elettra an innovative electric motorcycle 2014 Result : I wrote a strategy and advised which brand suits the best for Rondine Motor. This resulted in a cooperation with Earth Positive as these T-Shirts match the best on the DNA “reducing […]

Fashion Match Amsterdam @Modefabriek


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Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) is delighted to invite me to participate the EU matchmaking at Modefabriek during Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam. After the successful event in January and July 2014 and 2015 EEN is again organizing matchmaking sessions to facilitate networking and to bring together international potential business partners. Look how our EEN-network is connecting  http://bit.ly/1mRk4R4 and http://bit.ly/1CxDjZc Modefabriek is the leading innovative […]