Production of Souvenirs With...
Davit Hambardzumyan was inspired with an idea of souvenir production establishment to make tablecloths, national costumes, clothes and also household goods with national motives and applications․ Armenian puppets and ...
Production of Souvenirs With National Motives Newly Launched in Sisian With EU Support
Davit Hambardzumyan was inspired with an idea of souvenir production establishment to make tablecloths, national costumes, clothes and also household goods with national motives and applications․ Armenian puppets and other developing toys would be made from their waste, which will be safe for children and will develop motoricity.
Davit’s wife is a painter-designer specialized in the study of Armenian costumes who will mainly support the implementation of the business idea.
A great contribution to the realization of this idea had the Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development National Center of Armenia and its partner organizations within the framework of EU-funded “Boosting Competitiveness of regional SMEs” Project.
To develop his entrepreneurial skills, on October 2017, Davit Hambardzumyan has participated in the “Successful Start” start-up business support program. As a result, he was registered as an Individual Entrepreneur, developed his entrepreneurial skills, and with the help of received financial support he got the equipment and launched production of souvenirs with national motifs under the “LuseTev” brand name, moreover one new permanent job has been already created.
To facilitate market access and promoting products in the markets specialized advisory services have been provided by “Strategic Development Agency” NGO, including branding, packaging design, sales management etc. By the support of the EU-funded Project “LuseTev” brand has been developed for handmade products and several promotional materials were designed and printed.
“Boosting competitiveness of regional SMEs” project is co-funded by the European Union and the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development of RA. The overall objective of the Project is to boost competitiveness of regional SMEs and create sustainable employment opportunities in Lori, Syunik and Armavir regions/marzes of Armenia. The Project is implemented by the SME Development National Center of Armenia in partnership with “Strategic Development Agency” NGO, “Armavir Development Center” NGO, “Spitak-Farmer” NGO, “Syun” NGO.