C.L.A.S.S. Eco Hub Global Platform questionnaire for TABORELLI

Interview responses by Andrea Taborelli – CEO

Who is Taborelli, what are you doing?
We are a leading company in Europe for the production of orthogonal fabrics in the field of womenswear, ties, scarves and furnishing.

Can you share with us, briefly, Taborelli’s sustainable strategy as a company?

We were among the first to believe in recycled yarns and to experiment with natural dyes, we regularly weave all the sustainable fibers on the market, and the numerous certifications we have obtained reflect our constant commitment to a production that is careful in terms of its impacts. FSC®, Newlife®, OEKOTEX, GRS, GOTS…

Which are your main areas of expertise? Why looking for Taborelli?
With more than 400 looms of the latest generation and of various types, we are able to weave any type of yarn and guarantee fast deliveries. We also count on an excellent service of sampling with trained and helpful staff. In our company research and development also involve processes and customer services, with the aim of improving efficiency and integration.

What about your sustainable products portfolio: from fibers selection to processing?
We continuously invest in technologies, machinery and raw materials. We have established partnerships with certified and traceable companies all along the textile chain, from the twisting of the yarns to the finishing of the fabrics, thus ensuring the highest quality standards on the market. A few examples are TORCITURA LEI TSU, Finisscomo, La Tintoria Ambrogio Pessina and G.T. 2000.

Today we regularly weave hemp, Tencel® lyocell, Naia®, Sensil® BIOCARE, Newlife®, Tencel Luxe® and Supreme Green Cotton®.

Why did you decide to become a partner of C.L.A.S.S.?
We strongly believe in this platform, because we share the same goals and the same mission for a more responsible fashion.