How your jeans are made


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We live in a complex and globalised world in which all the things we buy are produced through complicated processes and often made a long way from where we live.


Take your jeans for example. How much information can you find on the label?


Can you see how many countries were involved in the making of the jeans? Or where each part of the jeans was made?




Become a supply chain manager and deal with all the problems they would face with producing jeans and getting them to stores.

  • Math
  • Sustainability

3.2 Math activity

Learn all the steps your garments go through before you buy them in the store.

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainability
  • Globalisation

3.1 What is a supply chain?