How Startups Are Taking Over From Brands In The Fashion Space
PSFK talks with Laura Zapata, founder of The Future of Fashion event series, about emerging retail technology trends.
Held in the Projective Space studio in lower Manhattan, the Future of Fashion Technology event enabled five fashion tech startups a chance to present their companies to a panel of three professionals working in the fashion industry. The Future of Fashion event was a part of an ongoing series produced by Laura Zapata of Fashion Digital Daily, in conjunction with Projective Space, connecting fashion-focused startups with retail and fashion professionals. The five presenting startups were Stylitics, Merocrat, Go Try it On, Bib + Tuck, and Little Black Bag. These companies received feedback about their business plans from three fashion specialists on the panel, Jenn Talley, Digital Development Editor at Teen Vogue, Susan Barber, Art Director at Opening Ceremony, and Nick Chirls, Investments at Betaworks.