Osman Kilic is the Executive Board Member of hand knitting yarn manufacturer Ormo. In this episode, Osman talks about the Ormo Group and how the business of hand knitting yarn works. Osman explains further how the hand knitting industry is set up and how trends influence hand knitting as a hobby.
About Osman Kilic
Osman Kilic is the Executive Board Member of the Ormo Group. Osman joined the company in 1984. He has experience in marketing knitting and craft yarns and international market development. In addition, Osman is part of the Executive Committee of the International Wool Textile Organisation.
Connect with Osman Kilic
The Ormo Group website
Nako hand knitting yarn website
Key Time Stamps
[00:22] About Osman Kilic and the company Ormo
[04:48] Ormo’s product range
[07:13] The customers of Ormo
[11:23] The business of knitting patterns
[15:49] The difference between wool and synthetic yarn manufacturing
[19:39] Are consumers aware if they buy wool or acrylic hand knitting yarn?
[29:59] What role does the internet play for the hand knitting industry?
[34:01] What trends are influencing the hand knitting industry?
[36:34] How to connect with Ormo.
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