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

Jun 29, 2015No Comments207 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 Comments257 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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Google and Levi’s talk about Project ...

Jun 17, 2015No Comments314 Views

Google is stepping into the world of smart fabrics with the introduction of “Project Jacquard”. The tech giant is partnering with Levi Strauss & Co,

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

Jun 15, 2015No Comments303 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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You can try-on legendary Alexander McQueen ...

May 29, 2015No Comments632 Views

One of the most relevant applications for virtual try-ons has got to be for the beauty industry. Walk in to any retailer and the cosmetic

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Digital snippets: Farfetch acquires Browns,...

May 12, 2015No Comments577 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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Drone delivery is upticking for retailers, ...

May 03, 2015No Comments640 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 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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This designer 3D printed a Rolex watch and ...

Apr 24, 2015No Comments733 Views

What you see in the pictures here is a Rolex Submariner watch made at 300% scale using a 3D printer. Everything but the Perspex face

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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 Comments343 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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Digital snippets: wearables, Net-a-Porter a...

Apr 01, 2015No Comments794 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 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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Fashion and tech to be celebrated in new Fa...

Mar 24, 2015No Comments1185 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 Comments947 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 Comments1089 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 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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SXSW: our tips, tricks and must-attend sess...

Mar 10, 2015No Comments696 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 Comments664 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 Comment1044 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 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 Comments867 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 Comments1054 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 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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New York Fashion Week (and beyond): Digital...

Feb 11, 2015No Comments890 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