luxury Tag

Net A Porter Founder Natalie Massenet Interview

Natalie Massenet on consumers, growth marke...

Jul 02, 2015No Comments50 Views

Natalie Massenet, chairman and founder of Net-a-Porter, has indicated she is staying put with the company after it merges with Yoox SpA. In an interview

visuel-dior-eyes-hdr-1000x550

Dior enters virtual reality space with in-s...

Jun 18, 2015No Comments486 Views

We’ve seen a flurry of retail and fashion brands experiment with virtual reality of late. Next up: Dior. The French luxury house captured a backstage

HarveyNichols_anchor

Harvey Nichols launches another risqué cam...

Jun 05, 2015No Comments398 Views

Harvey Nichols is pushing a few buttons again – this time with a campaign that references divorce, natural disasters, stereotypical prison scenes and a number

matthewWilliamson_anchor

Why Matthew Williamson’s new in-season e-...

Apr 23, 2015No Comments816 Views

Matthew Williamson is to close its flagship store in London and refocus on a direct-to-consumer e-commerce business based on instantly-shoppable collection releases. The announcement from

wristwatches_anchor

Digital snippets: wearables, Net-a-Porter a...

Apr 01, 2015No Comments792 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… The wearables road ahead: a race to the bottom? [TechCrunch]

Applewatch2

Four reasons to care about the #AppleWatch

Mar 09, 2015No Comments655 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs The web was abuzz with coverage of CEO Tim Cook’s keynote revealing further information about the Apple Watch from

AppleVogue3_anchor

Digital snippets: Apple, Michael Kors, Chia...

Mar 02, 2015No Comments874 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Apple runs first watch ads: 12 pages in Vogue [AdAge]

neimanmarcus_memomi1

Neiman Marcus trials smart memory mirror ...

Jan 15, 2015No Comments1261 Views

You might remember the Intel MemoMi mirror from the NRF Big Show in 2014 – a smart device for the fitting room that captures 10-second

timberland_anchor

Digital snippets: Timberland, My-Wardrobe, ...

Jan 06, 2015No Comments802 Views

Happy New Year everyone and welcome to 2015! We’re headfirst into CES in Las Vegas this week for what’s looking set to be yet another

Burberry_burberry_hr

2014: A designer meets digital year in revi...

Dec 27, 2014No Comments1787 Views

What a year it has been for fashion and technology… From wearables taking off with varying designer brands during fashion week, to the launch of

katespade_waitinggame

Our pick of the top 10 campaign films this ...

Dec 18, 2014No Comments864 Views

From the magic of Christmas to the drama of gift giving, all with a little whimsical fun and frolics thrown in, there’s something for everyone

burberry_anchor

Burberry team offering personalised gift su...

Dec 17, 20141 Comment1156 Views

Burberry has launched a Twitter-based personalised gift advice service just in time for the holiday season using the hashtag #BurberryGifts. Users can tweet for suggestions on

LYST_anchor

Lyst data shows Mansur Gavriel bucket bags,...

Nov 26, 2014No Comments1450 Views

Fashion marketplace Lyst is predicting what will be a top seller during the sales period this Thanksgiving weekend off the back of consumer behaviour witnessed

hermesshake_anchor

Quirky #Hermesshake video places product fr...

Nov 21, 2014No Comments1004 Views

“Shake it baby!” reads the tagline for the latest video from Hermès, which cleverly showcases product through the guise of a playful and engaging piece

kirkwood_anchor

Nicholas Kirkwood on his social media arriv...

Nov 18, 2014No Comments745 Views

British footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood has recently launched his social media presence, kickstarting with a focus on Instagram and YouTube, and anchoring it with a

rebeccaminkoff

Digital snippets: Alibaba, Rebecca Minkoff,...

Nov 15, 2014No Comments789 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ sales top $9 billion, bigger than Black

Burberry_anchor

Romeo Beckham plays cupid in Burberry’...

Nov 03, 2014No Comments983 Views

“Lights, camera, trench coats!” reads the front page of the Burberry Times in an appropriate headline for a quirky on stage prop in the brand’s

Hermes_anchor

How Hermès is winning with creative online...

Oct 26, 2014No Comments1722 Views

This year’s list of the 100 most innovative companies, according to Forbes, sees French luxury brand Hermès sitting at number 13. The list is determined by

yoox_wechat

Yoox x WeChat collaboration blends commerce...

Sep 29, 2014No Comments1286 Views

Yoox teamed mobile commerce with gaming in a new app launched via messaging service WeChat earlier this summer. The internet retail company rolled out official

Hermes_maisondescarres_anchor

Hermès celebrates silk with illustrated vi...

Sep 24, 2014No Comments1535 Views

Hermès has launched a pop-up e-store dedicated to its silk squares, shawls, twills, scarves and stoles. Illustrated in quirky Hermès style by Pierre Marie, Lamaisondescarrés.com

AppleWatch_anchor

How the fashion press critiqued the all-new...

Sep 11, 2014No Comments550 Views

It’s somewhat hard to imagine the scene in Cupertino earlier this week – savvy tech journalists alongside a bevy of Apple employees, a handful of

FManchor

Luxury brands are missing out by snubbing t...

Aug 29, 2014No Comments4044 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Browsing through the September issues on our desks this month and one thing that particularly sprang to mind – other than

Gap_anchor

Digital snippets: Condé Nast, Gap, Hermès...

Aug 20, 20142 Comments833 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Condé Nast to sell Fairchild Fashion Media, including WWD, for

NetaPorter_live_oceanoutdoor

Net-a-Porter showcases real-time shopper tr...

Aug 15, 2014No Comments1157 Views

Data visualisation continues abound with news of Net-a-Porter’s new out-of-home campaign showcasing live shopper trends from around the world. Hosted on an Ocean Outdoors screen

Lyst_anchor

Lyst’s ‘big data’ visualised in proje...

Aug 13, 20141 Comment2228 Views

With an inventory of over one million items from more than 9,000 global fashion designers and retail stores, not to mention a solid group of actively purchasing

alicetemperley_anchor

Temperley London, Net-a-Porter and Cinemati...

Aug 12, 20141 Comment1236 Views

Shoppable films are still on the rise following the launch of a Levi’s version last week, and now another by Temperley London in partnership with

marksebba_anchor

Video: Net-a-Porter gives outgoing CEO send...

Jul 30, 2014No Comments1033 Views

#Worldsmostlovedceo is the hashtag Net-a-Porter is using to say goodbye to its CEO of 11 years, Mark Sebba. That and a series of exotic dancers, steel

Barboursummer_anchor

Digital snippets: Barbour, Tory Burch, Birc...

Jul 21, 2014No Comments752 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech: Barbour creates real-time illustrations of consumers’ stories for summer campaign (as

piastanchina_google

Luxury brands must shift from interruption ...

Jul 08, 2014No Comments2354 Views

The fashion industry needs to focus in on relevancy and personalisation in order to better reach today’s luxury consumer, said Pia Stanchina, Industry Manager of

calvin_header

How luxury brands are showing their love fo...

Jul 03, 2014No Comments1000 Views

Speak to a Brazilian right now, and most will tell you there’s little else going on in their country other than the FIFA World Cup