Lane Crawford Joyce Group Startup Programme Calls for Applications
Applications open until July 31st. Kicks off in September 2016.
The Cage is a 12-week development programme, powered by The Lane Crawford Joyce Group, which offers intensive mentorship to start-ups building retail-relevant technologies and/or services.
The Lane Crawford Joyce Group is an international industry leader in retail and omni-channel experiences, brand management and distribution, providing international brands unparalleled insight into, and coverage of, Greater China. The Group consists of five companies: iconic, luxury department store Lane Crawford; cutting edge fashion boutique Joyce; fashion footwear, bags and accessories specialist Pedder Group; retail, brand management and distribution companyImagineX Group; and full-service retail platform Walton Brown.
Throughout its history, creativity and innovation have been central to The Lane Crawford Joyce Group. This comes not only from within the Group but also from looking out, inviting ideas and collaborating with smart people in specialist areas who bring different perspectives and help create new experiences. The Cage holds to this tradition while defining a new approach for technology collaborations in an age of ecosystems.
The inaugural programme kicking off in September 2016, calls for start-ups building technologies and/or services that can be developed and applied to Innovating the Customer Experience.
The programme is looking for start-ups with:
- Technologies and/or services that innovate Customer Experience and could be applied to fashion and lifestyle retail, as it relates to the Group’s core businesses.
- A consumer-tested prototype.
- A team of two or more founders.
- A team that is eligible to stay in Hong Kong for the duration of the programme.
Applications will remain open until July 31st. Please visit website thecage.io for further information.