Programmes are now open for application at the Centre for Fashion Enterprise - London’s leading fashion business incubator.
It is crucial in today’s market for small businesses to understand their USP and vision, to be better informed and follow a considered development strategy. CFE facilitates this, unlocking creativity and business potential, allowing designers to gain an international foothold.
Many designers have benefitted from the CFE's programmes which are designed to help develop emerging designers business skills and further your brand. Those who have taken the CFE's programmes include; James Long, Mary Katrantzou, Marios Schwab, Holly Fulton, Agi & Sam, Emma J Shipley, Faustine Steinmetz and Phoebe English plus many more.
New Market Entry Programme
The New Market Entry Programme empowers London-based designer labels with essential knowledge and tools to develop their business infrastructure and growth strategies, enabling them to support their creative abilities.
Fashion businesses have the opportunity to apply for the New Market Entry Programme. The exciting course consists of a two-day intensive programme driven by industry experts. Each business will receive one-to-one support with a fashion business consultant and the following topics will be covered across the two days:
• Business Planning
• Range planning
• Costing & pricing
• Sales strategies
• Marketing & PR
Application deadline: 5pm, 15 May 2015
Programme dates: 4, 5 June 2015
Apply here now
Image: Phoebe English at Fashion Scout AW13