L’Oréal Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of the L’Oréal Group, the world’s leading cosmetics company, seeks to explore the future of beauty alongside the tech and startup community.
Introduce the next generation service and innovation to create new ways for consumers to discover, engage, and experience our brands and products.
Applications of data & AI to transform areas of purchase frequency, retention, basket-size, content and product recommendation, and inventory forecasting.
Explore a human-centered approach to virtual assistants for sales & service, or introduce beauty voice services for smart home applications.
Land a potential large customer and reinvent the beauty experience in collaboration with a world-class leader in Canada and has more than 110 years of expertise.
PROOF OF CONCEPT
Develop a P.O.C. and grow your start-up with a concrete use case. Receive a financial contribution of up to 25,000 $ CAD to support the P.O.C. and the business case.
KNOWLEDGE & RESOURCES
Access L’Oréal Canada expertize in beauty consumer packaged goods. Benefit from expert coaching, mentors workshops, peer-to-peer learning and expand your network.
Venture Competition — June 2019
On June 27, 2019, OSMO hosted L’Oréal Canada Venture Competition – a pitch competition dedicated to the future of technology and cosmetics. Among over 160 potential tech startups, 12 had been selected to share their vision to transform the ways consumers interact with beauty.
COrporate accelerator — JULY TO SEPTEMBER 2019
Following the competition, 5 startups were selected to join the 3-month long corporate accelerator program.
Butag is a SaaS platform for retailers to build voice apps for Amazon Alexa and Google Home.
Livescale is a multi-cloud platform that allows to reach, engage and monetize audiences with live video.
Faimdata is a video-powered customer analytics for brick-and-mortar stores.
Vantage is a solution that uses AI to help e-com brands and retailers bring core capabilities back in-house, manage their data and drive action.
Youneeq is a personalization engine that delivers highly personalized digital content experiences.
demo day — october 2019