Fashion For Good Introduces 5 Game-changing Startups On The Verge Of Mainstreaming

Today, Fashion for Good announced that they have added five companies to its Scaling Programme. The selected companies all offer innovative and game-changing solutions, which range from using mycelium material and fibre welding to rethinking waste water treatment and recommerce. Working on concrete implementation...

Centre for Fashion Enterprise Picks Six Fashion Tech Innovators Interrogating The Growing Sector Of Personalisation

Centre for Fashion Enterprise (CFE) has announced the future players for their next round of the Pioneer Programme. The six fashion tech innovators have been selected based on they have been interrogating the growing, sector-wide interest in personalisation, whether that be the personalisation of...

Plexal Launches Plexiglass Accelerator Programme To Support 12 Female-led Tech Startups

Claire Cockerton is the woman behind Plexal. Driven by the need to bring together companies pioneering new technology, Plexal City has been described as the perfect tech hub designed to empower businesses to come together and collaborate. Housed in 68,000sq.ft at Here East neighbours include the...

Carly Ann Fergus, The Woman Championing The Next Generation of Disruptive Startups

We last had a one on one conversation with Carly-Ann Fergus back in February 2017. She was program director at XRC Labs, an innovation accelerator for the next generation of disruptive startups in the retail and consumer goods sector.  We talked about the unique...

NYFT Lab Continues To Drive Innovation In The Fashion Industry

Just announced, New York Fashion Tech Lab (NYFT Lab), now in its 5th year, will be partnering up with nine women-led entrepreneurial companies. Their partners all have developed market solutions focused on the outcome of the customer experience that harness the power of artificial...

Coty Calls For Innovators And Creatives To Pitch Artificial Intelligence Ideas

Another day and another accelerator start-up program has been announced. Beauty giant Coty is offering $100,000 in cash prizes for the best pitches on Artificial Intelligence (AI). The new program is perfect for technology start-ups who are happy to share their latest innovations at...

FTA Looking To Use The Power of AI To Innovate In The Field Of Fashion & Technology

We have been communicating with the talented Guisy Cannone of Fashion Technology Accelerator (FTA) for a while now. FTA is an international hub to support the digital transformation of the Fashion and Retail industry. Assisting talented entrepreneurs to grow their fashion tech businesses, Guisy has...

Fashion Tech Labs, Transforming The Industry For The Better?

For the last few years, fashion labs focused on technology have been popping up around the globe. With the aim of transforming the fashion industry, they are working and supporting startups and entrepreneurs by helping them develop types of innovation in areas of fashion, retail,...

Who Are WEAR Sustain’s 23 Finalists?

I am sure that by now everyone has heard about a project called WEAR Sustain. Managed by a consortium of seven organisations across five EU countries, it is the catalyst bringing much needed attention to the development of sustainability wearables. Launched earlier this year, the...

Miroslava Duma’s New Venture Is To Find Environmental and Sustainable Solutions For The Fashion Industry

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Diminutive, Moscow-based Miroslava Duma has launched a Fashion Tech Lab. First announced on BoF, the digital entrepreneur, has launched a "new venture that funds, connects and develops cutting-edge technologies and sustainable innovation with the aim of transforming the fashion industry." The Financial Times described Duma...