When Jasmine Swimmer started fashioning bowties out of leftover silk at the tailor where she apprenticed, she had no idea it would some day materialize into an accessory business. Amidst the ups and downs of thriving in Toronto’s fashion industry, BHF Empire is eking out its own, unconventional, way forward.
Inspired by the support community that propped them up during their own personal struggles with mental health, Kayley Reed and Kyle MacNevin launched Wear Your Label – a clothing line that uses fashion to create conversations around mental health.
For the past eight years, designer and Toronto Fashion Incubator client Erin Fitzpatrick has caught the eyes of private schools across Canada and the U.S. with her prep-inspired designs. Now her company RADLEY is making the push into private label jewelry and accessories.
Global food and agribusiness bank Rabobank is bringing its FoodBytes! pitch competition to Canada for the first time. Taking place on May 16, 2018, the competition invites startups that demonstrate traction, scalability, and a focus on sustainability and social impact. Since launching in 2015, FoodBytes! has attracted 2,700 attendees and received over 1,100 applications from … Continue reading "Foodbytes! Pitch Competition Wants to Connect Canada’s Food-Focused Startups"