GRIGI is the brand created by designer Monica Goncalves, dealing only with the best local and natural material, specially with cork. Awarded nationally and internationally, GRIGI is the creator of the knitted cork innovation.

Which other Creative Sectors has the SME worked with?
Architecture

Which other Growth Sectors has the SME worked with?
Manufacturing, Tourism

Were any relationships rewarding?

All of them for the synergies created and development of uses for the cork thread, adding value and versatility to the brand.

How does the SME think it could benefit from other sectors' input?

Development, evolution, growth

What can the SME offer other sectors?

Innovation, other uses for noble and rich materials

To what extent would the SME be prepared to share information?

GRIGI is only very protective of it’s innovations, the cork thread

How would the SME describe its potential for cross innovation?

Using the cork thread in other fields beyond fashion design, creation based on a sharing concept

Out of the 11 Cross Innovation Partner Cities, are there any particular cities with which the SME would like to form a new relationship?
Amsterdam, Berlin, Birmingham, Linz, Pilsen, Rome, Stockholm, Tallinn, Vilnius, Warsaw

Are there any particular organisations outside the SMEs home country, with which it would like to connect?

GRIGI is growing fast and exploring paths and markets, any organisation based on the principles of quality and comfort are ideal partners to share knowledge and innovation

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