Our Guest - Pieralberto Ripari

Pieralberto Ripari is the CEO of the heel factory Albert Components, where technological innovation and handcrafted tradition fuse together in the development of a new approach towards sustainability: The Green Project.

Topics of the interview

0:00 – Intro

00:35 – Albert Components milestones since 1967

01:24 – The Green Project: the commitment to sustainability and circularity

05:11 – Are footwear brands willing to pay more for eco-friendly products ?

06:10 – Product and material certifications to guarantee transparency

07:47 – Sustainability as an investment for long term value creation

09:56 – The Tricky Question: “if you had a magic power, what would you do to make the fashion industry more sustainable?”

Traceability Journey is a project by The ID Factory.

Our mission is to raise awareness about the importance of traceability for sustainable value chains. We are doing this by engaging with ESG consultants and sharing best practices from the fashion supply chain.

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