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Cannes Lions 2015 – a recap of the top tr...

Jun 29, 2015No Comments209 Views

After seven days, over 300 speakers and more magnums of rosé than even the Carlton probably dares to think about, Cannes Lions has wrapped for

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Virtual reality for retail gets airtime at ...

Jun 24, 2015No Comments259 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 Comments242 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 Comments304 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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Digital snippets: Style.com, Etsy, The Icon...

May 01, 2015No Comments558 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 Comments749 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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Puma introduces shoppable football video

Apr 20, 2015No Comments854 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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Digital snippets: Yoox, Net-a-Porter, Farfe...

Apr 18, 2015No Comments344 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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#fashmash hits Matthew Williamson store in ...

Apr 15, 2015No Comments874 Views

Industry leaders gathered at the Matthew Williamson store in London earlier this week for an event celebrating fashion and technology. The 15th global #fashmash evening

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

Mar 25, 2015No Comments895 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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#SXSW musings: is Tinder the next marketing...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments708 Views

You might remember Gap launched a micro-series on Instagram for the spring season. Tied to that for Valentine’s Day was a campaign on dating app

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No surprise: wearables are trending at #SXS...

Mar 13, 2015No Comments872 Views

It’s impossible to miss the theme of wearables at SXSW in Austin this week, if only for the fact the Adobe-sponsored tote bags given to

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

Mar 02, 2015No Comments878 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]

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Virtual reality hits #LFW, River Island sho...

Feb 24, 2015No Comments868 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Something innovative tied to fashion week was, for once, truly applicable to the everyday consumer at Somerset House yesterday.

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British brands enabling fans to shop real-t...

Feb 18, 2015No Comments1260 Views

This post first appeared on Forbes.com Despite fashion week being all about what clothes we’re going to wear next season, brands including Hunter Original and Topshop will

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Virtual reality’s quiet presence at #NYFW

Feb 16, 2015No Comments1131 Views

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

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Digital snippets: eBay, Westfield, Harrods,...

Jan 19, 2015No Comments1128 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… eBay unveils retail platform: all about omni [WWD] Kevin McKenzie,

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Neiman Marcus trials smart memory mirror ...

Jan 15, 2015No Comments1268 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

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CES 2015: Wearable technology was the bigge...

Jan 12, 2015No Comments626 Views

This piece first appeared on The Telegraph Every year Rachel Arthur, a technology and fashion writer, makes a pilgrimage to Las Vegas in the hope

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Smart watches to lead wearables growth in 2...

Jan 08, 2015No Comments668 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Unit sales of smart watches are expected to grow 358% year-on-year in 2015, according to the Consumer Electronics Association

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Digital snippets: Bloomingdale’s, Ban...

Dec 22, 2014No Comments1197 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Bloomingdale’s launches interactive, shoppable Instagram gift guides [Luxury Daily] Shyp

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Retail’s 10 most interactive holiday ...

Dec 12, 2014No Comments1529 Views

This story first appeared on Campaign US  The holiday season is to the retail world what the Super Bowl is to big-name brands. Stores on

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Digital snippets: Black Friday, high tech h...

Nov 30, 2014No Comments1018 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Fewer shoppers hit the stores on Black Friday, but retailers

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Tommy Hilfiger’s solar-powered jacket...

Nov 23, 2014No Comments1272 Views

While other brands in the fashion and retail space are aligning themselves with devices that measure physical activity or provide communication from your wrist, Tommy Hilfiger’s first

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Where image recognition technology is heade...

Nov 19, 2014No Comments1315 Views

Visual search is one of those technologies we know is set to impact the future of shopping significantly, we’re just not quite there yet. The

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#fashmash Dublin pushes for greater collabo...

Nov 17, 2014No Comments936 Views

“The future of the fashion industry is about the power of connections, communities and collaboration,” Michelle Sadlier, head of innovation and social media at Hunter,

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Exclusive interview: Cooper Gill, space and...

Nov 12, 2014No Comments845 Views

Google Glass opened its first physical location in London this summer, an industrial loft space in the newly renovated Granary Building near Kings Cross. Hot

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Smart earrings, unloseable sunglasses and s...

Nov 04, 2014No Comments747 Views

There are two pretty simple rules for wearable tech to be successful in my mind, 1) does it look good, and 2) does it do

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Halloween costumes get virtual try-on treat...

Oct 29, 2014No Comments792 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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#FashMash heads to the Web Summit in Dublin...

Oct 28, 2014No Comments1173 Views

Running alongside our Fashionandmash.com site, is an exclusive global network uniting pioneering minds from the fashion and tech space. Known simply by the hashtag #FashMash, the group meets