Boozt: SFW X BOOZT.COM NEW TALENT AND INNOVATION AWARD LAUNCHED AT STOCKHOLM FASHION WEEK
Boozt.com is extending its strategic partnership with Stockholm Fashion Week for the upcoming season from August 31 to September 2. Supporting emerging talent and innovators in the fashion industry in addition to being an advocate for sustainability, the SFW x Boozt.com New Talent and Innovation Award will select winners in three categories: New Talent, Innovation fashion designer and sustainable fashion influencer.
“We are happy to partner again with Stockholm Fashion Week to celebrate Nordic fashion and design. Together, we share the same belief that innovation and technology are the future of fashion, creating a more inclusive and responsible industry. With this award, we want to encourage those who have an innovative approach to fashion, who push the boundaries and champion a responsible way of doing business. It’s important to us, our customers and the industry, ”says Dorte Tandrup, Director of Sales and Marketing at Boozt.com
There will be three nominees per category, voted on by a jury of fashion experts; Ursula Wångander, Stylist and Model, Margareta van den Bosch, Creative Advisor at H&M Group and Senior Design Manager at H&M, Pär Engsheden, Fashion Designer and Head of Design at Beckman’s College of Design, Evelyne Durhuus Daugberg, Purchasing Director at Boozt.com , Gloria Tramontana, Sustainability Manager at Boozt.com, Elina Grothén, Fashion Director at Elle Sweden and Catarina Midby, Head of Stockholm Fashion Week. The nominated designers, brands and influencers will then be featured on Boozt.com for a public vote in August. The respective winners will be invited to receive their awards during Stockholm Fashion Week on August 31, with a ceremony followed by a presentation and panel discussion on fashion and sustainability.
“We are extremely proud to partner with leading fashion technology platform Boozt.com another season and to honor the winners in three categories, all of which are very relevant to the changing industry we are experiencing. Our industry therefore needs to be encouraged and rewarded after a difficult period. The Fashion Innovation category, where the SFW x Boozt team will select a winner, is a good representation of the development of the industry, ”said Catarina Midby, general secretary of the Swedish Fashion Association and responsible for Stockholm Fashion Week .
The fashion industry has jumped in time as part of digitization in the first year of the pandemic. Boozt.com follows this development with technology for an efficient and forward-thinking business model, and always with an emphasis on sustainability. The targets for 2023 are that 100% of their clothing brands commit to ensuring supply chain transparency and working with the HIGG BRM tool, and by 2025 to be climate neutral in all operations, including the impact of delivery and returns.
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