Entries by Elisabeth van Delden

#107 How Covid-19 challenges also a wool start up

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content In this interview, Flock Wool CEO Evan Thomsen talks about how the Covid-19 pandemic has affected the company’s operations in getting the company up and running to collect its first wool. Gain insights on how to stay flexible in business during uncertain times. […]

#106 Who is Flock Wool?

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content   In this interview, CEO of Flock Wool, Evan Thomsen, shares the story of how he developed the idea for an Albanian Wool Trading company. You will learn how Evan and his wife Tyanna set out to find the right team, develop the […]

#105 Ralf Kunert from Naturamus about Organic Lanolin

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content   Ralf Kunert from Naturamus explains how he managed to source organic lanolin, a product that did not exist before in the market, through cross-industry collaboration. About Naturamus Ralf Kunert is the Managing Director at Naturamus. The company specializes in sourcing natural organic […]

#103 Yvar Monasch about Best Wool Carpets

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Yvar Monasch is the Managing Director at Best Wool Carpets, a company based in the Netherlands. In this interview, Yvar shares insights about the tufting carpet industry and about Best Wool Carpets. As the company’s name already conveys, Best Wool Carpets is an […]

#101 Eric Bjergso about the Canadian Wool Industry

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Eric Bjergso introduces us to the Canadian sheep and wool industry. In his interview, Eric provides insights into the history of the Canadian wool industry, sheep breeds and wool qualities. He describes the challenges and opportunities Canadian wool growers are faced with and […]

#099 Rebecca Burgess about the Fibershed

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Rebecca Burgess introduces the Fibershed, a non-profit organization that explores and actively implements regional textile fiber and natural dye supply chains. In the interview, Rebecca explains how the idea for Fibershed developed and how it became an ever-growing self-sufficient community of wool growers, […]