It will come as no surprise if I state here how much we love wool. Part of our love for this material stems from all those wonderful, natural properties that make it such a great choice for performance wear: soft, breathable, odor resistant, excels at regulating body temperature and will keep you warm even when […]Read more "Why fish love wool – and why cyclists do too!"
2011 was a great year for Cima Coppi, and we have to thank you all for the amazing continued support and feedback you have had for our shared project. With the growth we’ve seen and the orders coming in, we have had to evolve to meet demands. That sentence sounds compromising, doesn’t it? Perhaps not […]Read more "Moving Toward Sustainability – A New Wool Knitting Mill Supplier for 2012."
The film opened last night. Go see it. Think critically. Adjust as necessary.Read more "Surviving Progress movie opened Dec. 2nd – Go see it."
I dunno about you people, but I’ve been hearing about the economy quite a bit lately. Whether it’s the risk premium in Italy, Greece, Spain or Ireland or the job market here in North America, there are a bunch of news stories about what’s going wrong and little insight into what could be done right. […]Read more "Plenitude Economics – Less is More?"
We were recently listening to This American Life and this story, about overseas manufacturing in Cambodia, really resonated with us. It reminded us of why we feel so strongly about local manufacturing and the need for businesses to build reinforcing economic loops and strong communities through their activities, as opposed to letting profit margins dictate […]Read more "Status Quo Derailleur – Manufacturing in Least Developed Countries (LDC’s)"