Visa Expands its Footprint in Fashion
From fashion week essentials to rare runway finds, Visa makes New York Fashion Week purchases just a tap away
Shopping with a Purpose: Visa extends its support of Women’s World Banking for the Third Season
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As the Official Payment Technology Partner, Visa's Everywhere Fashion Week Pop-up Shop at NYFW: The Shows features all female-founded brands, 100% of the purchase price of products sold will benefit Women’s World Banking. (Photo: Business Wire)
“This season, Visa wanted to pause and celebrate the voices who are using their platforms to generate change in fashion today and for future generations,” said
The Visa Everywhere Fashion Week Pop-Up Shop
For its third season as the Official Payment Technology Partner of NYFW, Visa is creating the Visa Everywhere Fashion Week Pop-Up shop which will feature curated Fashion Week ‘essential’ products from all female-founded brands, 100% of the purchase price of products sold will benefit Women’s World Banking, a non-profit providing women entrepreneurs around the world the financial tools and resources they need to pursue their dreams. The retail experience deepens the connection between She’s Next, Empowered by Visa, Visa’s global initiative to support and champion women in their efforts to run, fund and grow their small businesses, and Rebecca Minkoff’s Female Founder Collective – a network of businesses led by women, supporting women.
Items from female-founded companies in the Visa Everywhere Fashion Week Pop-Up shop include exclusive products from Appointed, Baggu, Lingua Franca and Sold Out NYC, as well as other “on-the-go” necessities from Kitsch,
Women on the Move
In addition to its activation on-site, Visa is facilitating conversation, highlighting powerful industry voices who are inspiring change for women and the fashion industry at large.
Visa is the presenting sponsor of E!’s Front Five panel and docuseries. E!’s Front Five will take you inside fashion to get a first-hand look at how each professional is influential in their respective field. This season’s spotlight will be on:
Lily Aldridge, supermodel & entrepreneur; Luna Blaise, actress; Halima Aden, model & UNICEF Ambassador; Kim Shui, designer; and Jason Wu, designer.
Back by popular demand, Visa is hosting a panel conversation called “Women on the Move” aimed to highlight the stories of trailblazing and inspirational women who are moving the industry forward; panelists include:
Lindsay Peoples Wagner, Editor in Chief, Teen Vogue; Becca McCharen-Tran, Founder & Creative Director, Chromat; and Lauren Wasser, model & activist. And the panel will be moderated by Mary Ann Reilly, Senior Vice President, North America Marketing, Visa.
Supermodel Flea Market
Beyond the footprint at Spring Studios, Visa has teamed up with the
The Supermodel Flea Market isopen to the public in the Library of 11 Howard Hotel in SoHo