The textile and fashion industry is currently undergoing a significant transformation. This transformation is characterized by a growing emphasis on sustainability, the integration of digital technologies, and increased collaboration among industry stakeholders. However, this shift comes with its own set of challenges, both within the industry and in society as a whole. This is where Ellie steps in.
Ellie plays a crucial role as a facilitator within the textile and fashion ecosystem. Whether you’re a large corporation, a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME), a startup, or an individual with an interest in the field, Ellie helps you in advancing sustainability.
With a strong foundation in the industry, Ellie operates with a hands-on, network-centric approach. In the intricate fabric of the textile world, every component matters.
Understanding the fundamentals of the industry is essential, and Ellie’s Textile Essentials course is designed to provide just that.
Through practical examples and a range of exercises, this course will help you gain a deeper understanding of:
- The various stages involved in the production chains of textiles and fashion:
- Exploring the steps in the production chain
- Navigating the production process
- Identifying key industry players in Europe
- Establishing connections with different stakeholders in the field
- The diverse fibers and raw materials utilized in textiles and fashion:
- Understanding their properties and production processes
- Examining vegetable fibers
- Exploring animal fibers
- Discovering natural polymers sourced from wood
- Investigating synthetic polymers
- Assessing bio-based fibers
- Making informed choices when selecting raw materials and fabrics
- The prominent recycling techniques and their impact on the industry:
- Exploring mechanical recycling
- Understanding thermoplastic recycling
- Investigating chemical recycling
- Locating various recycling technologies
Access to this course is included with premium memberships on the Ellie.Connect digital platform. If you are already a premium member, you can access the course through the platform’s knowledge base or simply by searching for ‘Ellie’s Textile Essentials Course’ in the search bar.
If you are not yet a premium member of Ellie.Connect but are seeking a comprehensive course to enhance your understanding of the textile and fashion industry’s fundamentals, consider taking advantage of our exclusive back-to-school promotion this September:
During September, you can enroll in this course for a special price of €99, reduced from €149, allowing you to save €50. Act quickly, as this limited-time offer will expire in October.
Click below to take advantage of this special discount and embark on your journey toward a more sustainable future in the textile and fashion industry.