Eligibility Criteria

In order to be considered for Pitch '21, applicants should meet the following criteria;


  • Be a designer/maker/entrepreneur in fashion, beauty, jewellery, lifestyle or technology who has a product/range developed

  • The applicant’s company should be based in either the Republic or the North of Ireland

  • The applicant needs to have the capacity to scale up production or manufacture for the Christmas trading period


Assessment Criteria

Applications will be reviewed against the following areas: 


  • Uniqueness, design, quality, make-up and execution of your product

  • Demonstration in creating and nurturing a sustainable future for Arnotts Customers with your offering

  • Proven direct to consumer sales channels ​

  • Your vision for the future of your brand 

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