useful friends

Brown & Wilmanns Environmental has extensive experience working with a wide range of businesses on sustainability strategy and metrics.  With deep expertise in apparel and footwear materials, and supply chain sustainability, they are the developers of the Nike Material Sustainability Index and similar industry tools.  For more information, contact or go to


r&d Studio is a “soup to nuts” design house that specializes in market research, product design, line merchandising and color trend direction.  The firm can also identify brand/line strategy and garment sourcing opportunities.  For more information, go to or contact