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IFM Entrepreneurs : from an idea to its realization

The Paris fashion school offers a training program to support future entrepreneurs in the sector. “From the founding idea to the realization of the project”. This is the promise of the “IFM entrepreneurs” training program for students and future entrepreneurs who integrate it. The Institut Français de la Mode (IFM) is thus supporting for one […]

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#LFFTF2017 : When Garments Protect Our Privacy

Even if the garment first function is to protect its wearer, through the ages some new faculty as a social window, allowing to communicate with others about what we really are : our tastes, our humour, our personnality, our identity… Technologies and digitals innovations revolutionnized activity sectors as well as they tranformed the fashion industry. […]

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How will tech enhance customer experience in retail?

The alarm keeps ringing in retail. Over 6,955 stores closed in 2017 in the USA, says a Fung Global Retail & Technology report. A pretty bleak state of business, when retail giants keep announcing massive store closures, if not debt restructuring or bankruptcy. Most identify the emergence of e-commerce as the decline factor for brick-and-mortar […]

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La Fabrique, launched into Fashion Tech

The fashion school wants to be a laboratory, where students become familiar with new technologies. The training must above all stir curiosity and a certain taste for digital innovations. “Back in 2015, when we wanted to take the turn of Fashion Tech, there were some concerns, at first, to throw ourselves in this new digital […]

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Muchaneta Kapfunde on the importance of Slow Fashion and Sustainability

Today we meet Muchaneta Kapfunde, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of FashNerd.com. Muchaneta has strong knowledge of the merger of fashion and technology. Focusing on the evolution of smart fabrics, she has given talks at events like #FashionTech Berlin, Munich Fabric Start and Look Forward. With a flair for online publishing, Muchaneta’s strengths include leadership, brand building and […]

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Renting fashion: goodbye property?

To get out of ultraconsumerism, e-entrepreneurs see the Net or applications as a way to renew and modernize rental, democratized by the forerunners Vestiaire Collective or Vide-Dressing. With their innovations, renting appears as a desirable solution. “All models of recycling and non-possession are progressing”, says Valérie Moatti, ESCP, specialized in fashion and innovation. Ralph Mansour, […]

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Second-hand clothing : the new hype ?

French people are still a bit chilly, but startups have taken things in hand: reconnecting with the second hand, rhyming quality and trendiness, all for little financial cost and ecological consciousness. From glasses to children’s clothing, offers explode.   Les lunettes allient style et vintage   “According to a recent study, 100 million unused glasses […]

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Sneaker culture: exclusiveness, performance and… tech?

Lyst, the fashion search engine, recorded over 3 million search entries for sneakers every month. That is more than handbags, which were considered the ultimate fashion accessory… Until now. It seems that sneakers are establishing themselves as statement pieces and collector’s items more and more. No wonder if you take a quick look at the […]

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CAPSUL : choose tailor-made clothing

Early September, we announced that Louis Antoinette, start-up incubated as part of our first season, was launching into a new adventure: CAPSUL. Louis Antoinette joined us in 2015, with the aim to bring back tailor-made clothing up-to-date. Driven by this first success, they decided to complete their offer with CAPSUL, and allow their clients to […]

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Dress in the City, the first second-hand shop connected to your wishes

Today we meet, Florence Faure, CEO & co-founder of Dress in the City, the first second-hand shop connected to your wishes What’s the Dress in the City concept ? Dress in the City modernizes and dusts the traditional sales depot. We offer women who want to sell their fashion items to take their items them directly to their […]

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