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SaiKutsu. Brand Design. Logo Design. Website Design. Creative Direction.

Introduction: SaiKutsu was founded with a vision to revolutionize the footwear industry by researching and developing eco-friendly solutions and I acted as the Creative Director from 2015 to 2020. Recognizing the potential for sustainable practices in the fashion world, Saitex invested in SaiKutsu, aiming to diversify its portfolio and extend its commitment to environmentally conscious manufacturing.

Innovation and Research: SaiKutsu focused on extensive research and development to create cutting-edge, sustainable footwear solutions. The company explored eco-friendly materials, innovative manufacturing processes, and ethical labour practices. Our commitment was to reducing the environmental impact of footwear production and this became the cornerstone of our initiatives.

Product Development: As a result of SaiKutsu’s efforts, a white-label product range named “rekut” was born. The Rekut line featured a diverse range of sustainable footwear options, each designed with meticulous attention to detail and style. The products were not only environmentally friendly but also aimed to meet the high standards of fashion-conscious consumers.

Strategic Partnerships: SaiKutsu strategically partnered with well-established brands in the fashion industry to expand the reach of their Rekut product range. True Religion and Tretorn were among the first brands to embrace SaiKutsu’s sustainable footwear solutions, recognizing the growing demand for eco-conscious products in the market.

Market Impact: The introduction of rekut to the market marked a significant milestone in sustainable fashion. True Religion and Tretorn, leveraging the appeal of eco-friendly footwear, experienced positive consumer responses and an enhanced brand image. SaiKutsu’s success in providing white-label sustainable products contributed to the overall market shift towards ethical and sustainable practices.

Environmental Impact: SaiKutsu and Saitex were committed to minimizing the environmental footprint of their operations. Through innovative manufacturing processes, the use of recycled materials, and ethical sourcing, they successfully reduced the environmental impact traditionally associated with footwear production.

Outcome: The collaboration between Saitex and SaiKutsu showcased the potential for sustainable innovation in the fashion industry. The success of the Rekut product range demonstrated that fashion brands could adopt environmentally friendly practices without compromising style or quality. The case of SaiKutsu serves as an example of how strategic investments in sustainable ventures can lead to positive market impact and industry-wide change.

Conclusion: Saitex’s investment in SaiKutsu not only contributed to the growth of a sustainable footwear program but also exemplified the power of collaboration in driving positive change in the fashion industry.

SaiKutsu. Brand Design. Logo Design. Website Design. Creative Direction.
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SaiKutsu. Brand Design. Logo Design. Website Design. Creative Direction.

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