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Digital Transformation in Fashion

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Digital Transformation in Fashion

The global fashion industry is undergoing a major paradigm shift.  Over the last 10+ years, with online shopping via e-commerce growing leaps and bounds, many existing fashion retailers are trying to maintain a sound balance between their brick and mortar assets vs. digital assets. In addition, with the millennials being the predominant target audience, market segment and demographics, fashion brands are constantly striving to meet their “instant” and “on-demand” wants, needs and desires while capturing the ever-growing purchasing power and market share of this very important end-customer group. Whether it is haute couture, ready-to-wear, intimate apparel, active wear or accessories,...

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Bankability of Independent Films

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Bankability of Independent Films

Today’s independent “indie” films play an important role in continually advancing new creative content and media innovation to mainstream audiences worldwide.  Accordingly, the value chain of developing, producing and distributing indie films is essential.  With the constant change in market dynamics, a robust supply chain for high quality indie films is paramount in meeting the ever growing shifts in demographics and its wants, needs, and expectations. For potential sponsors and lenders of indie films, it is essential to undertake proper due diligence in order to ensure bankability while assessing risks and determining mitigation measures.  In this regard, the principles of...

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Due Diligence of Existing Fashion Brands

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Due Diligence of Existing Fashion Brands

There are considerable number of existing fashion brands in the global marketplace.  For sponsors and lenders, independent due diligence plays an important role in the transaction process for any potential capital investment.  This includes haute couture, ready-to-wear, intimate apparel, activewear and accessories.  Accordingly, a properly planned strategy and execution plan is key to conducting due diligence of emerging fashion brands. On a macro-level, a commercial market assessment is required to determine realistic market scenarios, trends, drivers with respect to value chains, customer segmentation and demographics, end-customer purchasing power, and critical price points.  In addition, existing players coupled with barriers to...

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3D Technology in Fashion

Fashion Innovation

3D Technology in Fashion

Over the last three (3) decades, the world of fashion has undergone a major transformation in so many areas.  This includes supply chain, commercial market scenario and other key areas in Haute Couture, Ready-To-Wear, Intimate Apparel, Activewear and Accessories.  In addition, there has been direct impact on Fibers, Fabrics, Textiles, Apparel, Distribution and the End-Customer.  There have also been recent shifts in trade, policy and investment climate with increased emphasis on “on-shoring” of design and production in the fashion industry.  More and more fashion companies, entrepreneurs and emerging designers are embracing and utilizing 3D Technology for its potential benefits driven...

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Scripts As Assets

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Scripts As Assets

The global motion picture industry is constantly being infused with so much great creativity and innovation. There are also continual inventions and game-changer technologies which are making inroads into film projects’ Development, Production and Distribution Value Chain.  The “Script” has been, is, and will always be the starting point in the entire process of the motion picture supply chain. Today, Scripts’ are the mainstay and serve as the underlying asset class which in turn forms the fundamental basis of Structured Project Finance.   Based on a potentially successful and viable Script, the next step is to protect the Intellectual Property...

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