ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

TRACEABILITY

FAIR TRADE

Traceability enables us to control our processes, ensuring comprehensive sustainability

HOW IT WORKS?

DIRECT PURCHASING

CLEAR PRODUCTION PROCESSES

TRACEABLE PRODUCT

PACOMARCA
The alpacas at PACOMARCA are shorn once a year.
INCA ESQUILA
A team from PACOMARCA visits the alpaca breeders to shear the animals and purchase the fiber directly.
QUINTAL DEL INCA
Concurso realizado por PACOMARCA donde cada productor entrega su quintal (46kgs) de mejor calidad para acceder a premios especiales (casas, animales, equipos de esquila, capacitaciones, etc.)
COMMUNITIES /PRODUCERS
PACOMARCA visits the communities or individual breeder to shear animals and purchase the fiber directly.
SORTING
All the traceable batches are hand-sorted by our craftswomen specialists.
WASHING
The fiber is washed using a biodegradable detergent and 1200 solar panels to heat the water.
COMBING
The material is processed into tops at the Inca Tops Plant. Tops have the OEKO-TEX class 1 certification.
SPINNING / DYEING
Batches of fiber may be dyed with reach-certified colorants. we are able to spin yarns to metric counts ranging from 0.4 to 120.
TRACEABLE PRODUCT
The finished product is 100 % traceable.