SQIM WINS PRESTIGIOUS ANDAM FASHION AWARDS WITH ephea™: Pioneering Sustainable Innovation

We are delighted to share that SQIM has been honored with the prestigious Andam Fashion Awards (Innovation Prize) for its unprecedented class of biofabricated materials – ephea™.

This remarkable achievement comes with a generous monetary reward, which will be instrumental to contribute fuelling SQIM’s R&D and industrialization efforts.

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Receiving such a distinguished accolade fills us with immense pride and serves as a testament to SQIM’s unwavering commitment to collaborating with nature through biofabrication processes. It reinforces our belief that it is indeed possible to provide truly responsible and highly functional innovative products cooperating with our fungal, microbial co-workers, through the power of mycelium.

At SQIM, we have seamlessly integrated sustainability, technical performance, and aesthetics as core principles, paving the way for impactful positive change. Ephea material stands as a testament to the immense potential of harmonizing these crucial elements.

This significant win is a reflection of the vision, dedication, and hard work exhibited by the entire SQIM team. It also underscores the importance of collaboration between industry experts, fashion companies, and visionary investors, all of whom are committed to reshaping the future of the fashion industry.

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the Andam Fashion Awards for recognizing and acknowledging SQIM’s efforts, providing us with this invaluable platform for recognition. It’s a big honor to be part of a community advocating and pushing for factual sustainable innovation, as driven by the visionary power of truly transformative ideas.

We invite you to join us in celebrating this extraordinary achievement and embracing a future where fashion and sustainability go hand in hand. Together, let’s continue driving positive change and creating a more responsible and conscious world.