Lafayette–Plug and Play

Based in Paris, Lafayette–Plug and Play is the premier business accelerator for the retail and e-commerce industries. In partnership with Galeries Lafayette.

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Lafayette–Plug and Play is a 3 month, equity-free acceleration program focused on the business development of startups disrupting the retail industry. The program is built so that startups boost their growth to a level they would usually achieve in 12 months. This is done through targeted and relevant introductions to a global network of corporate decision makers, high-level VCs, and expert mentors.

Why you should join the program:

  • Completely free, no equity taken.
  • A focus on business development, not education.
  • Meet senior executives, land new clients.
  • Work from the heart of Paris.
  • We invest in the best startups.
  • You become part of the global ecosystem.
  • Extend your stay by going to Silicon Valley.

Our corporate partners.

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  • Lacoste digital innovation strategy
  • Carrefour startup incubator
  • Media Performances Corporate Innovation Strategy
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  • La Redoute logo
  • Leroy Merlin
  • X5 Retail Group
  • Breuninger
  • ETAM Groupe
  • PVH
  • Kering
  • Moncler
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  • Decathlon
  • L'Oreal Startup Accelerator

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