Alpaca United is a textile company that supports alpaca farmers through focusing on making fiber competitive in the global market through emphasizing it's "luxury," according to the organization.
"Our mission is to continuously and holistically help our investors increase their competitive advantage with Alpaca fiber by delivering business solutions through research, product development, branding and affinity marketing," writes on its website. "We ensure that our investors achieve their tactical and strategic business goals by unifying logistical solutions to reduce costs and seamlessly manage business processes throughout the fiber supply chain."
At the end of last year, Capital Press reported on a how one woman, Cheryl Smith, has used direct marketing to create profit margins when it comes to fiber. According to the pice, alpaca fleece isn't itchy like some materials, is hypoallergenic and more toasty than wool.
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