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Nordstrom creates giant Instagram post on i...

Jul 28, 2015No Comments181 Views

Using Instagram to promote the fact you have a big anniversary sale coming up is one thing, taking inspiration from that idea and recreating it

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Digital snippets: Asos launches podcast, Bu...

Jul 27, 2015No Comments172 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Asos launches weekly podcast in customer engagement push [Retail Week]

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The future of shopping according to today&#...

Jul 21, 2015No Comments282 Views

What do you get if you ask a bunch of school kids how they envision the shop of the future? Lots of things related to

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20 years later, THAT virtual Clueless wardr...

Jul 17, 2015No Comments364 Views

There are few tech-enabled wardrobes more iconic that that of Cher Horowitz’s. Now 20 years since the launch of Clueless (it was first released in

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Social media reaction suggests Amazon Prime...

Jul 15, 2015No Comments202 Views

If early indications on social media are anything to go by, Amazon Prime Day has let consumers down. The one-day event, Amazon’s answer to Black

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Digital snippets: shoplifters at Harvey Nic...

Jul 13, 2015No Comments255 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Harvey Nichols features genuine CCTV shoplifting footage in new Rewards

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What won from fashion at Cannes Lions 2015,...

Jul 06, 2015No Comments410 Views

It’s hard to know whether the fashion industry not winning much at Cannes Lions is because the work isn’t good enough, or because few brands

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Virtual reality for retail gets airtime at ...

Jun 24, 2015No Comments464 Views

Virtual reality is heavily integrated in the gaming space, but progressively finding avenues into other industries too. Travel is an obvious one, and increasingly, so

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Digital snippets: Breaking up with the Appl...

Jun 22, 2015No Comments476 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Vanessa Friedman: Why I’m breaking up with the Apple Watch

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John Lewis’ JLAB announces five start-up ...

Jun 15, 2015No Comments457 Views

John Lewis is focusing on retail services and connected devices in its second annual start-up accelerator program. The 2015 JLAB finalists include a digital queue

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Theory CEO Andrew Rosen on the evolution of...

Jun 12, 2015No Comments525 Views

Andrew Rosen, CEO of Theory, and investor in labels including Rag & Bone, Alice & Olivia, Proenza Schouler and Reformation, took to the Fashion Tech

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Digital snippets: Richemont invites LVMH as...

Jun 10, 2015No Comments521 Views

A particularly oversized round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Richemont invites LVMH to join site to compete

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Harvey Nichols launches another risqué cam...

Jun 05, 2015No Comments599 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

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Digital snippets: Farfetch acquires Browns,...

May 12, 2015No Comments705 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Browns acquired by Farfetch as part of omnichannel growth strategy

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Are we really going to shop from the Apple ...

May 07, 2015No Comments541 Views

When Apple makes a major announcement like a move into the wearables category, it’s guaranteed a long line of other businesses will jump on board

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Drone delivery is upticking for retailers, ...

May 03, 2015No Comments721 Views

Drones are back on the retail radar again, this time in Australia where e-commerce site The Iconic has announced its intentions to use them to

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Digital snippets: Style.com, Etsy, The Icon...

May 01, 2015No Comments651 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… What the end of Style.com means for the rest of

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Lyst generates further $40m investment, bec...

Apr 30, 2015No Comments823 Views

Fashion marketplace and e-commerce platform Lyst has raised $40m in a Series C investment round, with funding from partners also working with LVMH, YOOX Net-a-Porter

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Footlocker jumps into emoji space with snea...

Apr 29, 2015No Comments1200 Views

Emojis are increasingly infiltrating daily life thanks to growing integration with mobile messaging services, but more recently as a product of numerous branded launches in

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Abercrombie’s mistake has been about evol...

Apr 28, 2015No Comments736 Views

Abercrombie & Fitch is looking to ditch its focus on “sexualised marketing”, moving away from the half-naked models it has used across its website, store

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

Apr 23, 2015No Comments893 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

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Social media-proofing our wardrobes is a re...

Apr 22, 2015No Comments704 Views

Are selfies now impacting our spending habits? Perhaps that goes without saying on the basis of wanting to look good, but new research from TK

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Puma introduces shoppable football video

Apr 20, 2015No Comments1031 Views

Puma has become the latest brand to experiment with shoppable videos. The sportswear company has teamed up with technology provider Smartzer to allow viewers to

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Kmart’s Joe Boxer mocks wearables market ...

Apr 19, 2015No Comments1044 Views

If there’s one thing the past 12 months has seen, it’s brands at the dozen jumping on the wearables bandwagon with some kind of gratuitous

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Digital snippets: Yoox, Net-a-Porter, Farfe...

Apr 18, 2015No Comments404 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… The Yoox and Net-a-Porter merger is creating a tech giant

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Triumph pushes bra-fitting services in anim...

Apr 13, 2015No Comments839 Views

Triumph has transformed model Hannah Ferguson into an animated character as part of a campaign designed to promote its bra fitting service. The two-minute musical

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

Apr 01, 2015No Comments857 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]

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John Lewis returns with JLAB start-up conte...

Mar 25, 2015No Comments950 Views

It was a start-up based on beacons that won John Lewis’ inaugural JLAB tech accelerator programme last year, now the department store is turning to

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Fashion and tech to be celebrated in new Fa...

Mar 24, 2015No Comments1256 Views

The British Fashion Council has teamed up with Decoded Fashion to launch the Fashion Futures Awards, which celebrates how the industry is pushing the boundaries

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Do us a favour: fashion’s presence at #SX...

Mar 23, 2015No Comments1026 Views

Celebrating the fact that SXSW goers were better dressed, and celebrity speakers like Karlie Kloss, Joe Zee and Nicola Formichetti were present at the Interactive