From: Retail & Luxury Goods Club
Date: March 23, 2012
Subject: Innovation in Luxury - additional prize and judging panel

Dear Students and Alumni,

We are very pleased to announce an additional prize for the winning team of the Innovation in Luxury business plan competition.

Beyond the business support package worth in excess of £10,000, the winning team will also receive a six-month tailored mentorship package from Harrods.

The Harrods mentorship package represents an unprecidented opportunity for a luxury sector start up to access Harrods' globally recognised expertise in luxury retail, accross all of the 330+ departments.  The specific detail of the winners package will be adjusted to suit the particular needs of their business.

In addition, we are pleased to announce the judging panel for the competition:

Applications are due 29 March at 5pm.

Additional competition details, including the entry form and rules can be found at

  • LBS - Walpole Luxury Innovation Competition -- Entry Form.doc
  • Stage One FAQ.pdf
  • Innovation in Luxury Competition Rules.pdf