How to start a Sustainable Apparel Brand


Wednesday 18th April 2018

16:45 - 17:45 CEST

Presentation Area, Hall 7, 2nd Floor

Are you about to start a sustainable apparel brand? Are you new in the apparel business? Are you a young professional who is just starting your own company with a sustainable profile? Where do you start? What do you do? What’s the process?

These questions and more are addressed in this lecture. You will learn about the process and different steps of launching a sustainable brand and about common and costly mistakes to avoid.

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About the orator

Ms Ana Kristiansson

Apparel Entrepreneurship



Ana is a former national athlete with education from cutting and tailoring school, art school, and Parsons School of Design in Paris and New York. She has over 15 years of experience working in the outdoor apparel industry. She has launched and run two own brands, plus designed and product developed award-winning technical products for international brands like Haglöfs, Salomon, Peak Performance, Helly Hansen, and many more. Ana has now empowered hundreds of small to medium-sized businesses around the world to launch and grow successful apparel brands through online education and consulting.

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