With more than 24 billion pairs of shoes made each year using mainly oil derivatives and leather, footwear has a negative impact on the environment. Croatian footwear company MIRET wants to change that! Designing shoes to have the lowest possible impact on the environment, their bio-based sneakers are empowering consumers to choose design, durability and comfort, but most importantly sustainability.
MIRET’s vision really took off when the company received equity support from Fil Rouge Capital, a financial intermediary participating in an ERDF-powered financial instrument, helping the business to thrive and compete in the global market.
Watch this Showcase 2023 video submission to find out more!