Fenel produces and markets fashion accessories (fitted accessories, ordinary sewing accessories and leather goods accessories) from local fabrics woven in Burkina Faso (Faso Da Fani).
A company lead by Angéline Traoré Yougbare
Fenel was founded in 2019 by Angéline Traoré Yougbare, who before creating the company, worked for 10 years as manager and main designer at Nagteedo Creation, a company specialized in fashion and pearl jewelry. Passionate about fashion since 2007, it is in 2019 that she started to develop local woven loincloths such as the Faso Dan Fani.
Partnership with Sinergi Burkina
Fenel benefits from I&P Acceleration in Sahel program. The objectives are to :
Increase production capacity and product quality
Diversify the company’s products by launching a range of ready-to-wear products made from Faso Dan Fani
Set up an internal accounting system kept by a professional
Strengthen the sales force and the visibility of the company
Restructuring the company and strengthening its management system
Consolidation of 7 existing full-time jobs and creation of 6 new formal jobs for young people and full-time women
Contribution to the national economy through the payment of taxes to the tax authorities
Increased revenues for Faso Danfani loincloth weavers
Creation of a strong added value through the valorization of local products
Reducing imports of fashion accessories and strengthening exports