Programmes

Market entry Programme

What is it?

Open to London-based Fashion, Jewellery, Accessory and FashTech SME’s, the Market Entry Programme empowers businesses with essential knowledge and tools to develop their business infrastructure and growth strategies, enabling them to support their creative abilities.

What does it include?

The fully subsidised 2-day business support programme delivered by industry experts will cover topics including:

  • Business Planning
  • Finance
  • Accountancy
  • Legal & IP
  • Range planning
  • Costing & pricing
  • Production
  • Sales strategies
  • Digital, Marketing & PR

A one-on-one exit diagnostic session will be available for each business completing the 2 days of support.

Who can apply?

  • All businesses must be operating in a London Borough
  • All businesses must have been operating for a minimum of 6 months

SUPPORTING EVIDENCE TO BE SUBMITTED WITH APPLICATION

Limited Company

  • Proof of operating for 6 months. Please submit:
    • Companies House Registration document.
  • Proof of Current Business Address. Dated up to 30 days prior to application date. Please submit:
    • Companies House Registration document.

* If current business address is different to the registered address, please submit proof of current business address dated 30 days prior to application date with one of the following:

  • Invoice
  • Rental Agreement
  • Bank Statement
  • Utility Bill

Sole Trader

  • Proof of operating for 6 months. Please submit one of the following pieces of evidence:
    • Invoice
    • Rental Agreement
    • Bank Statement
    • Utility Bill
  • Proof of Current Business Address. Dated up to 30 days prior to application date. Please submit one of the following pieces of evidence:
    • Invoice
    • Rental Agreement
    • Bank Statement
    • Utility Bill

WHEN TO APPLY?

The programme is currently open for application. Click the button below to download the application form and send the completed form to fashion.enterprise@fashion.arts.ac.uk before the deadline.

Market Entry

Workshop Dates: 28th & 29th November 2018