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Re-introducing The Folklore Marketplace Shopping DirectoryMar 03, 2023 The Folklore Marketplace is a dedicated shopping aggregator platform that provides access to apparel, accessories, beauty, grooming and homeware from Black-owned and sustainable brands sold across multiple online retailers
Nordstrom Joins Forces with The Folklore Group to Connect with Black-Owned BrandsFeb 28, 2023 Nordstrom and The Folklore Group are joining forces to bring the best in global fashion closer to the Nordstrom customer
The Folklore Connect Announces The Launch of Bôhten Eyewear at ShopbopFeb 22, 2023 The Folklore Connect announces that Bôhten Eyewear is now available at online retailer Shopbop
The Folklore Connect Announces First Digital Market Week featuring African & Diasporic BrandsJan 19, 2023 The showcase is the first opportunity for retailers to preview FW23 collections before they are shown  
The Folklore Connect Announces New Global Partnership with RAISEfashion to Empower Black-owned BrandsJan 19, 2023 The Folklore Connect is partnering with RAISEfashion, the non-profit advisory network of fashion industry leaders whose mission is to advance the equity of BIPOC-owned brands
The Folklore Announces Lagos Fashion Week First Look Digital Buyer's Preview of the S/S23Oct 04, 2022 The Folklore Connect, the premier wholesale platform for diverse brands in global markets, has announced a partnership with Lagos Fashion Week to power the Spring/Summer Digital Buyer’s Preview and Trade...
The Folklore Group Goes Live With The Folklore Connect Wholesale PlatformSep 14, 2022 The commerce company opens its premier wholesale platform to brands and retailers following a five-month closed beta, and expands its brand selection to Africa and beyond to include diverse brands in...
The Folklore Group Announces New Wholesale E-Commerce Platform for African Designer Brands, Raises $1.7 Million Pre-Seed RoundJul 14, 2022 The leading commerce company empowering African designer brands will introduce a premier wholesale platform alongside a shopping aggregator and online media platform that enables global retailers and consumers to discover...