ZULUGAL RETRO WINS CREATIVE BUSINESS CUP SOUTH AFRICA 2018
ZuluGal Retro, a startup from KwaZulu Natal established in 2016. They repurpose PP/PET and PET/PE laminated food packaging into handcrafted fashion accessories. Creative Business Cup invited ten finalists to pitch in front of a panel of judges and ZuluGal Retro came to win Mzansi’s edition of the Creative Business Cup. They will go on and represent South Africa in the global stage of the event this coming November.
ZuluGal Retro solution combines art, design and craft knowledge with business to produce products that support the move towards sustainable fashion, while creating job opportunities. They provide unemployed intellectually disabled youth with a platform of exposure and a voice of expression.
“We aim to be an enterprise of excellence that uses art and design as an empowerment tool for differently abled youth by creating jobs, which foster economic sustainability and a positive impact on the environment” said Nozipho the founder of ZuluGal Retro
Finalists at Creative Business Cup South Africa 2018
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Ridhwana Shaik of MunkyNutz Footwear with Shingai Nyagweta of Kuna Kids at the Creative Business Cup exhibition stage.