There’s largely been little in the way of technology in action this fashion week season. So what does that mean for the industry and its view on innovation?
Rebecca Minkoff is continuing on her tech-enabled journey, this time introducing smart tags to handbags in order to offer consumers access to exclusive content and experiences.
Will we soon be able to pick up new clothes in-store and just walk out, as per the new Amazon Go experience, or will we always expect to have a level of human interaction with such tactile purchases?
New York-based designer Rebecca Minkoff has launched a self-checkout option in her Soho store designed to appeal to millennial shoppers.
The holiday season is a big opportunity to create emotional connections with customers at a pivotal time of year for spend. Here’s our pick of 2016’s best festive films from the fashion and retail space.
Across New York, London, Milan and Paris there were tech and digital launches spanning wearables, mixed reality, chatbots and more this fashion week season.
A full round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the past week, including Snapchat’s new glasses.
A number of brands are trying to shake things up and give the see-now, buy-now strategy a go at NYFW this season, including Tommy Hilfiger, Rebecca Minkoff, Misha Nonoo and Tom Ford.
Whether you weren’t able to make it to Austin, or indeed were on the ground but overwhelmed by the madness, here’s a round-up of everything that went on by way of the top stories to read.
Your round-up of the latest stories to know about related to fashion and technology – also including Dolce & Gabbana’s naming slip-up and Topman’s video newsroom.
Designers have shifted from putting budget into technology for the sake of it at fashion weeks, to rather spending on something that is going to impact the business from an ROI point of view.
The uncensored and unpredictable nature of Reddit make it a real challenge for brands, but when done well, it can drive enormous traffic to retail sites, and for the likes of Uniqlo, deliver significant conversions too.
There’s a big shift happening around fashion week season for see-now / buy-now collections – the upshot of an industry heavily impacted by digital.
In all the discussion of shifting fashion week strategies to a more retail or consumer driven calendar, one thing less discussed has been actually facilitating and measuring the shoppable element itself. For many, being direct-to-consumer and “in-season”, means the products […]
Fashion weeks may be undergoing a period of significant change at present, but for now, the same fundamental rules for marketers during New York, London, Milan and Paris, exist. How do you showcase your new collection to a digital audience […]
Over the past few weeks and months, fashion brands Matthew Williamson, Hunter, Rebecca Minkoff and Thakoon (to name a few) have made strategic decisions that will not only redefine their business models, but impact the fashion industry as a whole. […]
A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… NYFW going consumer? CFDA hires BCG to study the idea [WWD] Is Burberry becoming too gimmicky? [Yahoo Style] Thakoon to shift to “real-time fashion”, launch […]
Here’s a round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Iris van Herpen’s astonishing designs don’t look like ‘clothes.’ They look like the future (as pictured) [The Washington Post] TAG Heuer Connected: the first […]
Rebecca Minkoff, Misha Nonoo and Tictail were among the winners at the inaugural Fashion Future Awards in the US; an event co-hosted by W magazine and Decoded Fashion. Recognising innovators across the fashion, retail and technology space, the evening celebrated […]
This post first appeared on Fashionista.com Memorable moments during fashion month used to surround incidents like Anna Wintour being splattered with paint by anti-fur protesters, or Naomi Campbell taking a tumble in those sky-high Vivienne Westwood shoes. There have been […]
Here’s a round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Apple plus Hermès: smart watch dream team or weird mash-up? (as pictured) [NY Times] Apple watch and Hermès: a match made for China [JingDaily] […]
Tweet with the official New York Fashion Week hashtag this week – #NYFW – and you might spot the pleasant surprise of a fashion-themed emoji to go with it. Twitter has released a total of seven custom designs, including a […]
The promise of virtual reality seems to have hit New York Fashion Week, albeit it in a very quiet, non-obtrusive way. Placed subtly at the end of a story in WWD today, Rebecca Minkoff CEO, Uri Minkoff, revealed the brand […]
This story first appeared on Campaign US New York Fashion Week kicks off Wednesday, with hundreds of designers showcasing their latest collections in back-to-back runway shows and presentations. What is fundamentally a trade event — an occasion for press and […]
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 Friday [MarketWatch] Why Rebecca Minkoff and eBay are betting on smart dressing rooms [Fast Company] […]
If watching dozens of Hyperlapse videos from day one of New York Fashion Week is already starting to grate, here are some of the other digitally-enabled or tech-themed plans that might appeal instead… Wearable tech is a hot topic this […]
Tomorrow marks the first official day of New York Fashion Week, and with it a month-long series of runway shows that will next travel to Europe – to London, Milan and Paris – to highlight what all we’ll be wearing […]
From New York to London, and everything in between, here’s a mega round-up of all the latest stories surrounding fashion and tech… Michael Kors dominates social conversation during NYFW [New York Business Journal] Rebecca Minkoff gives inside look at fashion […]