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Digital snippets: Farfetch acquires Browns,...

May 12, 2015No Comments241 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 Comments378 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 Comments296 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 Comments503 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 Comments510 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 Comments634 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 Comments152 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 Comments714 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 Comments668 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 Comments798 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 Comments1008 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 Comments854 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 Comments929 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 Comments627 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 Comments790 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 Comments622 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 Comments584 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 Comment926 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 Comments774 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 Comments738 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 Comments949 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 Comments1142 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 Comments986 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 Comments774 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 Comments886 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 Comments1137 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 Comments525 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 Comments561 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 Comments609 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 Comments1735 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