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Shoppable, intelligent video is a future in...

Nov 26, 2015No Comments228 Views

Shoppable video is an area retailers ranging from Asos to Kate Spade have played with for some time. Issues remain however around nailing exactly what


M-commerce: Shopping’s brave new world is...

Nov 25, 2015No Comments245 Views

M-commerce rules! Yes really. It’s not just the heir apparent of retail shopping channels, it’s about to be crowned king. An IBM Watson study says


Comment counts: Are you prepared for Black ...

Nov 25, 2015No Comments186 Views

With Black Friday on the horizon, retailers should have completed their final stages of preparation, ready to capitalise on the sales potential of the day


Hugo Boss: Forget tier-2 stores, it’s all...

Nov 25, 2015No Comments206 Views

You know times are tough when high-end brands rein-in their store opening plans and start talking up their web strategies instead. The latest to do


From land robotics to drones – the future...

Nov 24, 2015No Comments203 Views

The last mile is often the most inefficient and costly part of getting online purchases into the hands of the consumers who ordered them. Once


Welcome to Cyber Sunday: E-tail will never ...

Nov 24, 2015No Comments227 Views

Cyber Monday is now Cyber Sunday. That’s official. Well, at least as far as Walmart is concerned. The company is going to launch its Cyber


ICYMI: Topshop releases cute contactless pa...

Nov 23, 2015No Comments289 Views

As far as functionality goes, wearable technology that offers the ability to make payments is trending. Henry Holland launched a NFC-enabled ring in partnership with


Why click-and-collect and Uber will continu...

Nov 20, 20151 Comment222 Views

Drones might have grabbed headlines within the fashion industry when they appeared on the runway at Fendi, and again via Intel during New York Fashion


India’s gets growth funding

Nov 20, 2015No Comments187 Views

India’s digital market is growing and more homegrown business are gearing up to exploit that growth., the country’s first online curated fashion and lifestyle


Tech-enabled jacket from’s ...

Nov 19, 2015No Comments209 Views

The latest designer product from’s and Coca-Cola’s recycling-focused brand Ekocycle, is a jacket featuring a camera on the left-hand breast that takes photos as


Christmas ad update: Target, Sainsbury’s,...

Nov 18, 2015No Comments289 Views

Festive retail films are continuing to come out in droves, with Target, Sainsbury’s and Dick’s Sporting Goods getting in on the storytelling and emotion-inspiring game,


Digital snippets: Iris van Herpen on desig...

Nov 17, 2015No Comments272 Views

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.’

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Data anchors Lyst’s tongue-in-cheek debut...

Nov 16, 20151 Comment418 Views

Fashion e-commerce platform Lyst has launched its first-ever ad campaign, cleverly tying data insights into a provocative series of images. An irreverent take on traditional

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John Lewis and Kate Spade top Christmas fil...

Nov 06, 20151 Comment388 Views

Festive films have hit from fashion and retail brands in droves this week, with highlight releases arriving from John Lewis and Kate Spade. The former


#FashMash and Twitter’s Web Summit party ...

Nov 04, 2015No Comments427 Views

Collaboration will lead the fashion industry forward, was the overriding message at last night’s #FashMash party held in partnership with Twitter during Web Summit in


Fashion and tech is latest content focus fo...

Nov 02, 2015No Comments272 Views

It won’t just be investors, start-ups and tech folk running riot in Dublin this week, Web Summit’s final year in the Irish capital also brings


Digital snippets: Nike on 3D printing, HM x...

Nov 02, 2015No Comments279 Views

Here’s a round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Nike’s COO thinks we could soon 3D print Nike


#FashMash and Twitter to celebrate fashion ...

Oct 30, 2015No Comments551 Views

The worlds of fashion and technology will be celebrated in style during the Web Summit in Dublin at an exclusive party hosted by the team


Networking gets intimate with The Kooples...

Oct 27, 2015No Comments462 Views

The Kooples has released a social networking app designed for one-on-one communications. Called Blackout, the app is created with lovers in mind, enabling them to


Hands-on with Tommy Hilfiger’s in-store v...

Oct 26, 2015No Comments626 Views

Tommy Hilfiger’s autumn/winter 2015/16 catwalk show is now available to watch via a virtual reality experience in select stores around the world. Using a Samsung


Finery launches discovery game for new seas...

Oct 20, 2015No Comments350 Views

British newcomer brand Finery has launched a digital microsite fronted by a quiz to accompany its first autumn/winter collection. Created as part of its “In


IN PICTURES: Macy’s new “One Below” j...

Oct 19, 2015No Comments441 Views

Macy’s has opened a new juniors floor on the lower level of its flagship Herald Square location in New York City, with numerous tech features


From the archive: C&A’s Facebook Lik...

Oct 08, 2015No Comments451 Views

In 2012, C&A in Brazil launched a Facebook campaign for Mother’s Day that saw social media “likes” displayed via hangers in store in real-time. The initiative


Chanel sends light-up shoes down aviation-t...

Oct 07, 2015No Comments385 Views

Wearable tech may be nascent when it comes to full integration in the fashion industry, but every now and again there’s a little nod to


Digital snippets: Hussein Chalayan’s ...

Oct 05, 2015No Comments384 Views

Here’s a round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Clothes dissolve on the catwalk during Hussein Chalayan show


A pick of the best campaign films for A/W 1...

Sep 30, 2015No Comments459 Views

We might be in the final throes of the spring/summer 2016 fashion week season, but all the while our consumers (remember those) are starting to


Digital snippets: Dolce & Gabbana̵...

Sep 28, 2015No Comments409 Views

Here’s a round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Dolce & Gabbana models post selfies straight off the


It might seem like a gimmick, but here̵...

Sep 21, 2015No Comments427 Views

House of Holland’s London Fashion Week show this season saw NFC-enabled rings used to purchase straight from the runway. Launched in partnership with Visa Europe


Topshop teams with Pinterest for colour-the...

Sep 17, 2015No Comments682 Views

Topshop’s tech focus at fashion week this season lands on Pinterest, and its theme of choice: colour. The British retailer has partnered with the virtual


Digital snippets: Apple and Hermès, A/W 15...

Sep 14, 2015No Comments436 Views

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