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Cristiano Buerger

Tecnoblu

Cristiano Buerger Cristiano Buerger

Impact metric

55% growth in revenues since selection
“I saw an opportunity to transform the role of clothing tags and labels.”
Country
Brazil
Industry
Consumer
Employees
192
Year selected
2008
partner
Edmur Polli
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Company Snapshot

Cristiano and Edmur have revolutionized the label industry in Brazil by transforming a simple commodity into a value-added fashion product. Their company, Tecnoblu, creates unique and creative labels, tags, and packaging for Brazil’s booming clothing industry, particularly in the high-end jeanswear segment. In 2009, Tecnoblu was nominated for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Emerging Market category.

Endeavor and Tecnoblu

The Entrepreneurs have benefited from mentorship in the areas of packaging, printing, and potential markets.

They are helping Endeavor to open a new office in Southern Brazil.

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