Stoll, SIFEC and SANDA unveiled a knitting training centre last month at the Shanghai International Fashion Education Centre. An educational platform, the Stoll Knitting Training Centre is jointly built by Shanghai International Fashion Education Centre (SIFEC), Stoll/Chemtax and Shanghai SANDA University (SANDA). The trains knitting design talents of art + technology. It also explores the educational mode of combining production, learning and research.
The Knitting Training Centre also provides knitting design talents with further education and product development in Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta Region. In future, the centre will provide training to teachers, designers and technicians from the knitting industry with a goal of knitting knowledge transfer.
An internationally operating manufacturer of flatbed knitting machines in Germany, Stoll was founded in 1873 and has about 1,000 employees worldwide. It exports to more than 50 countries all over the world and offers integrated services through affiliated companies, sales and marketing centres and numerous agencies.
SIFEC is one of the few fashion education institutions with a complete fashion industry chain background. It has a powerful team of instructing experts and teachers in textiles and clothing industry and offers a brand-new development model for the perfect combination of novel fashion concepts and experience education.