What if a manufacturing business model could be created that engaged with the community?
What if there was a business model that utilised the processes on offer from local businesses in order to reinforce and sustain their existence? What if these local businesses already used local resource?
What if there was a business model that harnessed local skill and labour in a 2 way conversation to create great products with local resource?
These questions have been influenced by recent conversations and the inspiring story of Harris Tweed.
I think that a business could answered these questions, it would be Robust and Appropriate for Buckfastleigh. And that is what I want to acheive.
100 Years of Harris Tweed: http://vimeo.com/25502858