On Thursday 10 May 2018, Fuhrmann won the 8th edition of the Export Excellence Award in the category ‘Sustainable Export Project’.
A long-term relationship between Chinese wool manufacturers and Argentinian wool suppliers On 13 April 2018, a delegation of the China Wool Industrial Association met in Buenos Aires with representatives of the Federation Lanera Argentina (FLA). The purpose of the Chinese visit to Argentina was to better understand local production and review the Argentinian wool clip.
Patagonia wool at the knitter’s finger tips On 23-25 March 2018, we had the pleasure of attending the worldwide largest fair for handcraft and hobby called h+h cologne. The fair had a record attendance of around 16.000 visitors from 73 different countries. h+h cologne is an important fair for wool, especially in the hand knitting […]
New Wool Press at the Fuhrmann Warehouse At Fuhrmann, we have recently invested in a new wool press at our mill and warehouse in Trelew. What seems rather a small addition to our warehouse operation actually improved Fuhrmann’s storage capacity, productivity, quality and product footprint.
Getting to know the Patagonian Lifestyle Australian economics student, Nick Krempff, spent 5 weeks interning with Fuhrmann. In this blog post, Nick shares the stories of his experience with the sheep, wool and people of Patagonia.
2018 Esquel Merino Ram Show On 20 and 21 January 2018, Fuhrmann attended the 2018 Esquel Merino Ram Show, in the far west of Chubut province.
On 27-31 January 2018, the Fuhrmann team attended the International Sports and Outdoor fair in Munich, Germany. The joint stand together with Schneider and Schoeller was a lively hub for customers and potential customers to visit and to explore new ideas.
The Fuhrmann team will be heading to Munich at the end of January to exhibit at ISPO, the world’s largest trade fair for sports equipment and fashion.
Congratulations to the three winners of the Merino Ram Show 2017 Between 8-10 December 2017, the 80th Merino Ram Show took place in Trelew, Argentina. This year’s Merino Ram Show had a new innovative and unique contest format consisting of two parts. Part one included the traditional first view of rams to be judged in […]
We are constantly questioning why we do what we do. Fuhrmann uses snow combs to shear sheep on its farms because, although it yields less wool per sheep, it leaves sheep with a thin layer of wool that protects them in case of unusually cold weather the Patagonian spring season.