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Halloween costumes gets virtual try-on trea...

Oct 29, 2014No Comments126 Views

Virtual fitting room start-up Metail is running an online campaign this week that invites shoppers to see what they’d look like in a series of

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Digital snippets: Apple Pay, Macy’s, Raku...

Oct 27, 2014No Comments161 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… The complete guide to Apple Pay, including what’s the point?

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Wang teases H&M collaboration with bad...

Oct 23, 2014No Comments208 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs H&M is marking the launch of its Alexander Wang designer collaboration with the release of an interactive campaign film

TopShop Art of Outdoor

Topshop wins outdoor ad contest with real-t...

Oct 14, 2014No Comments511 Views

Real-time data integration is something we’re tracking across out-of-home advertising at present, making it no surprise to hear the winner of Ocean’s fifth annual Art

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Kate Spade pushes interaction once more by ...

Oct 13, 2014No Comments526 Views

Kate Spade has turned the temporary construction barricades in place while its new store in New Jersey is completed, into an interactive shopping experience. Rather

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Digital snippets: Amazon, Burberry, Apple W...

Oct 12, 2014No Comments283 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Amazon to open first brick-and-mortar site in New York [WSJ]

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The digital trends expected to drive shoppi...

Oct 06, 2014No Comments518 Views

Video content, social commerce and geo-targeted campaigns are among the digital trends expected to drive retail strategy in the US this coming Holiday shopping season.

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Are we over the next big thing? Omnichannel...

Oct 02, 2014No Comments284 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs The US digital retail crowd hit Seattle this week for the National Retail Federation’s annual e-commerce event, the Shop.org Summit.

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John Lewis announces beacon technology star...

Sep 29, 2014No Comments412 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Beacon technology got another nod of approval from the retail sector today as start-up Localz was announced as the

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Yoox x WeChat collaboration blends commerce...

Sep 29, 2014No Comments359 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

Macy's Reports Strong Quarterly Earnings

Digital snippets: Macy’s, Margiela, F...

Sep 26, 2014No Comments350 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Macy’s aims to become retail tech powerhouse with latest moves

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Social commerce proves key digital trend fo...

Sep 23, 2014No Comments503 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Fashion week season might traditionally be about what the next trends in apparel and accessories are set to be,

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Selfridges hosts Jean Paul Gaultier ‘self...

Sep 19, 2014No Comments435 Views

A NASA control desk was the inspiration behind a new Jean Paul Gaultier installation currently in place at Selfridges in London. Created by British set

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Topshop and the BFC talk digital innovation...

Sep 18, 2014No Comments401 Views

The latest in a longstanding series of Google Hangouts hosted by my team at WGSN, saw Topshop CMO Sheena Sauvaire, the British Fashion Council’s head

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

Sep 11, 2014No Comments300 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

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Topshop to give Facebook fans first look at...

Sep 10, 2014No Comments559 Views

Topshop has partnered with Facebook this season to drive what it is referring to as its “most socially accessible fashion show to date”. Certain looks

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Storytelling insights anchor Gap’s Dress ...

Aug 28, 2014No Comments316 Views

Gap has enlisted Oscar-nominated director David Fincher for a series of ads tied to its Dress Normal campaign for autumn/winter 2014/15. Four spots have been

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Harrods enters gaming space with shoe-based...

Aug 26, 2014No Comments618 Views

Harrods is celebrating the opening of its new luxury shoe salon with the launch of a mobile game called Stiletto Wars. Introduced as part of

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Asos, Topshop, Burberry, Net-a-Porter among...

Aug 21, 2014No Comments442 Views

The big news yesterday was in Anna Wintour accepting the ALS #icebucketchallenge challenge from her daughter Bee Shaffer. The editor-in-chief of US Vogue posted a

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

Aug 20, 20142 Comments398 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

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

Aug 13, 20141 Comment971 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

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

Aug 12, 20141 Comment513 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

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Hukkster and Svpply shuttering doors

Aug 04, 20141 Comment389 Views

It’s an interesting time in the social shopping space – brands are busy trying to figure out how to monetise off the back of the engagement they

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Digital snippets: Amazon 3D printing, Zappo...

Aug 01, 2014No Comments401 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… What Amazon’s foray into 3D printing means for the industry

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

Jul 30, 2014No Comments641 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

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New #ilovetopshop campaign launches with Ca...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments348 Views

Model Cara Delevingne is the face of the new Topshop autumn/winter 2014/15 campaign, as launched online today. The British social media superstar (who hit six

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Search marketing tops customer acquisition ...

Jul 25, 2014No Comments337 Views

Paid search is still considered to be the most effective customer acquisition tactic, according to the 2014 State of Retailing Online study, released by Shop.org

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Victoria’s Secret among first to use ...

Jul 24, 2014No Comments471 Views

You may remember Google launched a series of shoppable Hangouts on Air with brands like Diane von Furstenberg, Rag & Bone and others late last

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Zara adding RFID tags to all garments to en...

Jul 16, 2014No Comments486 Views

Fast fashion retailer Zara is set to make its supply chain even speedier thanks to the addition of a new inventory tracking system. The Inditex-owned

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Accelerating change at retail – a cha...

Jul 07, 20141 Comment501 Views

By day, I’m a global senior editor at WGSN, where we’ve been running an ongoing series of Google+ Hangouts (#wgsnhangout), chatting to experts from across