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

Mar 25, 2015No Comments294 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 Comments285 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 Comments507 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

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Top tips for retail start-ups from VCs at #...

Mar 19, 2015No Comments454 Views

In two years’ time, retail innovation will be led by start-ups more than by corporations, a panel comprised of venture capital firms stated on the

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#SXSW musings: is Tinder the next marketing...

Mar 17, 2015No Comments404 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 Comments539 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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SXSW: our tips, tricks and must-attend sess...

Mar 10, 2015No Comments449 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs SXSW Interactive has steadily become a must-attend for fashion industry folk playing in the digital and technology space. But

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Four reasons to care about the #AppleWatch

Mar 09, 2015No Comments367 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs The web was abuzz with coverage of CEO Tim Cook’s keynote revealing further information about the Apple Watch from

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Westfield explores the future of fashion wi...

Mar 06, 20151 Comment596 Views

Westfield UK is focusing on technologies like virtual reality (VR) for spring/summer 2015, with an immersive pop-up experience at the heart of a new campaign

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

Mar 02, 2015No Comments467 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 Comments496 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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Fashion week season – is innovation a dir...

Feb 21, 2015No Comments772 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs It’s interesting to think about the point at which a word become so overused in business terms its very

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

Feb 18, 2015No Comments868 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 Comments758 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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New York Fashion Week (and beyond): Digital...

Feb 11, 2015No Comments600 Views

This story first appeared on Campaign US New York Fashion Week kicks off Wednesday, with hundreds of designers showcasing their latest collections in back-to-back runway

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

Jan 19, 2015No Comments646 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 Comments888 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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Lo-fi tech a winner at #NRF15 show

Jan 13, 2015No Comments425 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs One of the wonderful things about technology in the store is of course the way it can surprise and

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CES 2015: Wearable technology was the bigge...

Jan 12, 2015No Comments432 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 Comments466 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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2014: A designer meets digital year in revi...

Dec 27, 2014No Comments1582 Views

What a year it has been for fashion and technology… From wearables taking off with varying designer brands during fashion week, to the launch of

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Digital snippets: Bloomingdale’s, Ban...

Dec 22, 2014No Comments881 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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YSL Beauté launches Google Glass tutorials...

Dec 15, 2014No Comments955 Views

Yves Saint Laurent Beauté launched Google Glass make-up tutorials in its consignment at Selfridges department store in London last week. First offered at Bloomingdales in

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Retail’s 10 most interactive holiday ...

Dec 12, 2014No Comments1096 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 Comments853 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 Comments939 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 Comments1069 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 Comments711 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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Digital snippets: Alibaba, Rebecca Minkoff,...

Nov 15, 2014No Comments592 Views

A round-up of the latest stories to know about surrounding all things fashion and tech… Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ sales top $9 billion, bigger than Black

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Exclusive interview: Cooper Gill, space and...

Nov 12, 2014No Comments726 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