Special mention, jury prize, favorite in sustainable materials space, the winner of the second runner up is Desserto - Ian Roger, LVMH Chief Digital Officer.
Among the 1,275 startups entering the 2020 competition of the LVMH Innovation Award this year, 30 were shortlisted and pitched their ideas on how to craft the customer experience of tomorrow.
A big shout out also to our runner-up: Desserto for bringing eco-friendly, vegan textile into the world with cactus leather.
Desserto has been awarded with the Material ConneXion Seal of Material Excellence and its being featured at the New York Material ConneXion. The leading material science resource.
Material ConneXion is the world’s leading platform for Fortune 500 brands to discover innovative and sustainable material solutions, connecting brands with the latest material innovations, while providing a cross-industry perspective on materials, trends, design and sustainability.
Monaco, May 18th 2020 - for the first time a Mexican company was announced by Federica Nardoni Spinetta and Sara Sozzani Maino (VOGUE Italy Deputy Director of special projects, Head of VOGUE talents and the Camera Nazionale Della Moda Italiana, International Brand Ambassador) as the winner of the MCFW 2020 Sustainability Award for its contribution to fashion sustainability, Desserto, the world’s first cactus vegan leather.
With the community of the international Green Product Award, companies, start-ups and students which are dedicate towards innovative and sustainable products and services. 140.000+ visitors are amazed by the submissions from an average of 40 countries at the award exhibitions at fairs and design festivals.
Desserto has been selected by the jury as the winner within the materials category of GPA 2020.
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