Specialised denim manufacturer Bossa recently held it’s second of a series “A New World Sustainable Denim Program” in Stra, near Venice, Italy. This event followed the previous one held in Amsterdam in May 2019 and aimed to inform key Italian players and brands of denim market about the importance of taking action against conventional and highly polluting jeans industry practices. The event gathered 120 insiders in Villa Foscarini, a historic Venetian Villa from the 1600s, and involved speakers from the denim and jeanswear value chain.
Tayfun Akbay, Deputy General Manager, Bossa, inaugurated the working session along with Piero Turk, Denim Designer and Consultant for Bossa; Massimo Falaguasta, Denim Washing Expert and also Consultant for Bossa; Samuel Trotman, Denim Specialist, Denim Dudes; Andrea Rosso, Creative Director Licenses for Diesel and founder Myar; Alberto De Conti, Head of Fashion Division, Rudolph Group, and Serena Chironna, Membership Coordinator, BCI. The programme was moderated by Maria Cristina Pavarini, Senior Features Editor, Sportswear International Magazine.