Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide under the TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS brands, with a breadth of collections including HILFIGER COLLECTION, TOMMY HILFIGER TAILORED, TommyXGigi, men’s, women’s and kids’ sportswear, denim, accessories, and footwear. In addition, the brand is licensed for a range of products, including fragrances, eyewear, watches and home furnishings. Founder Tommy Hilfiger remains the company’s Principal Designer and provides leadership and direction for the design process.
Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, is a global apparel and retail company with more than 15,000 associates worldwide. With the support of strong global consumer recognition, Tommy Hilfiger has built an extensive distribution network in over 100 countries and more than 1,800 retail stores throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Global retail sales of the TOMMY HILFIGER brand were US $6.6 billion in 2016.
will receive a year-long mentorship with Tommy Hilfiger’s internal
experts globally, in addition to winning a grant of up to €100,000 as
well as a place on the INSEAD Social Entrepreneurship Program (ISEP).
finalists will be invited to develop their project plans with the
support of a team of dedicated Tommy Hilfiger subject-matter experts
during a one week “Sprint” at the Tommy Innovation Center in Amsterdam,
the Netherlands. They will pitch their finalized concept at the global
TOMMY HILFIGER Social Innovation Challenge event in early 2019, where a
panel will select three winners who will be awarded between €50,000 and €100,000 to support their ventures.
businesses are invited to submit project proposals that have a social
impact, whether involving enhancing the lives of the people or
communities within the fashion value chain, the second life of a
garment, marketing or advertising in the industry, or other aspects of
Tommy Hilfiger’s mission is to be one of
the leading sustainable designer lifestyle brands through how it
creates its product, manages its operations, and connects with its
communities and stakeholders. More information about Tommy Hilfiger’s
sustainable evolution can be found on: http://global.tommy.com/int/en/about/corporate-responsibility/16
Applications are open from April 26, 2018 to June 5, 2018, and can be submitted via the following link: https://platform.younoodle.com/client/entry-rounds/tommy_hilfiger_social_innovation_challenge_2018/apply