While on vacation to Oaxaca, Mexico, in 2013 they discovered the traditional market totes endimic to the region. Drawing on their experience in their fashion and design industries, the pair collaborated with artisans at the local market to create a small collection of brightly colored tote bags. TRUSS is now available in around 20 countries globally and at over 60 high-end online and brick-and-mortar retailers, including Net-A-Porter, Barneys New York, Lane Crawford, Harvey Nichols, Selfridges, Liberty London, and Opening Ceremony.
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TRUSS is looking to expand the analytics function with an Ecommerce Analyst to deliver insight to our Ecommerce team, and enable impactful decisions to drive business strategy and trade. The role will suit a candidate, who wants to have immediate impact and is looking for an exciting opportunity in a small, entrepreneurial environment.
Changing the socio-economic status quo in Mexico´s artisan communitites by taking traditional, artisanal products and modernizing them for the contemporary consumer.
TRUSS founders Elise Durbecq and Gillian Tozer met in 2011 while working at the high-end New York retailer Opening Ceremony.