Online marketplace Lyst presented the world’s first augmented reality “humannequins” to celebrate the launch of London Fashion Week last week.
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 virtual and mixed reality at fashion weeks.
British fashion brand Ted Baker has launched a new campaign anchored by a shoppable film, cryptic social experience and physical retail tie-in with Google’s voice search.
The next generation of designers will be the ones who bring wearable technology to the fore, writes Tito Chowdhury of FashioNXT, but we have work to do to help get them there.
A full round-up of everything you might have missed in relevant fashion business, digital comms and tech industry news over the past week – from NYFW prep to Smashbox’s VR campaign.
Westfield Bespoke is a community based on exploring how shopping evolves at the hands of technology – a year since launch it’s not only brought in significant traffic to the mall but is helping determine future retail needs.
Modern Meadow, a biofabrication company growing animal-free leather in a lab, recently raised $40 million in Series B funding. Here, chief creative officer Suzanne Lee shares more on their plans.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in fashion and technology news over the past week, from the need for high-skilled immigration policy to Tiffany & Co on Snapchat.
There are eight essential emerging technologies that businesses should be thinking about, including artificial intelligence through to virtual reality, according to a new report from PwC.
The Smarthole Hoodie is a new initiative from the head of industrial design at Pebble in a bid to come up with something that works better with smartwatches.
Iris van Herpen took to couture week in Paris yesterday with a collection focused on the study of cymatics; the visualisation of soundwaves into geometric patterns.
Rimmel has introduced a new app that allows users to try out the make-up styles of everyone from friends in real life through to celebrities in magazine images.
Selfridges has brought together designers, musicians and drama heavy hitters for Shakespeare ReFashioned; a giant campaign that blends fashion with tech and culture this summer.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in fashion and technology news over the past week, from the impact of Brexit on the industry to the new Amazon campaign cheering us all up.
The Grand Prix winners at Cannes Lions this year were both a celebration of creative technology and an opportunity for the retail and apparel industries to shine.
Modiface, an augmented reality company serving the beauty industry with custom try-on apps, has integrated its simulation technology into a conversational beauty advisor on Facebook Messenger.
A round-up of everything you might have missed in fashion and technology news over the past week, from Anthony Vaccarello’s new Saint Laurent to why Samsung wants to bring VR to the industry.
From AI to VR, emerging technologies are rewriting the retail playbook at a rapid pace, suggests J. Walter Thompson Intelligence in a new report called Frontier(less) Retail.
Another day, another robot story. US retail giant Wal-Mart is reportedly working with Five Elements Robotics to develop a robotic shopping trolley.
True Religion has opened the first of a new series of tech-enabled stores on London’s Carnaby Street, setting the template for future rollouts, heading next to New Orleans.
eBay has launched a virtual reality department store in partnership with Australian retailer Myer that enables consumers to explore and shop products merely by using their eyes.
There was a healthy dose of optimism in London last night as the industry’s leading fashion and tech names gathered to celebrate this year’s Fashion Futures Awards.