- United Kingdom
- Main Contact
- Victoria Waugh
- Tel: +44 (0)20 7739 7692
Ethical Business practice and sales consultant
Victoria has worked as a senior Commercial Manager within the clothing supply chain for over 8 years, since completing her degree in Fashion Marketing in 2001. She has successfully brought product to market for some of the UK’s biggest fashion retailers, through supply platforms in China and India. She has sourced and produced both woven and jersey product, with a particular emphasis on hand worked embellishment and embroidery.
Specialising in supply chain management, Victoria has helped to streamline supplier set ups through sourcing producers, conducting audits, improving communications and implementing QC procedures. She has experience in developing strategic sales plans, which are both commercial and sustainable, and is well practiced in opening wholesale, retail and online sales opportunities. Victoria has worked to develop ethical policy frameworks for established businesses, as well as providing in-house training on buying practices and analysis of existing policy.
Victoria is currently working with the EFF as Project Co-ordinator on several key developments surrounding ethical fashion. She also works as a Business Development Manager for the Fairtrade Foundation, where she specialises in Fairtrade certified cotton product.
In addition, Victoria writes professional practice literature for individuals starting out or looking to set up a new business in the fashion industry and is currently developing a resource to help ethical fashion entrepreneurs find market access for their designs.
Ethical Focus & Policy
Specialising in supply chain management, sustainable sales plans, ethical policy frameworks and fairtrade business development.