Entries by Elisabeth van Delden

#082 Jacob Long about re-launching American Woolen

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Jacob Long is the CEO of US based worsted and woolen weaving mill American Woolen. In this interview, Jacob tells the story how he brought the once biggest weaving mill of the United States back to life. Jacob shares the challenges he faced and […]

#081 Osman Kilic about the hand knitting industry

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content 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 […]

#079: Jo-Anne Bester about wool auctioneering

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Jo-Anne Bester is the first and so far only female wool auctioneer in South Africa. In this episode, Jo-Anne talks about how the South African wool auction actually works and what it takes to work in the auction room.   About Jo-Anne Bester […]

#075 Ingun Klepp on how consumer research reveals new business opportunities for wool

Click on the button to load the content from player.captivate.fm. Load content Ingun Klepp is a research professor at Consumer Research Norway, an institute at the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences. Ingun is specialised in consumer research on sustainable textile, clothing, laundry and leisure consumption. In this episode, Ingun talks about the different findings she […]