Cool startups, Lafayette Plug and Play wants you!

Cool startups, Lafayette Plug and Play wants you!

Lafayette Plug and Play, a French technology accelerator, has announced that applications are now open for its Batch 5 programme.

The venture was formed by Groupe Galeries Lafayette and innovation platform Plug and Play. The areas it focuses on include predictive analytics, supply chain management, customer experience, omnichannel, marketing technologies, logistics, security and payments. Lagardère Travel Retail recently inked a partnership deal with the accelerator, lining up alongside the likes of Carrefour, Up Group, Moët Hennessy, Maus Frères and Lacoste.

Further details here.

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