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Facebook launches Stories in the main Facebook app

Posted by Staff on Mar 28, 2017 5:56:52 PM



"Facebook’s plan to copy everything that made Snapchat successful is finally reaching its final form with the launch of stories in the main Facebook app. You can now share stories with your Facebook friends and see what your friends have been up to for the past 24 hours."

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John Lewis and Waitrose team up to create UK’s largest retail tech accelerator

Posted by Staff on Mar 27, 2017 5:51:02 PM




"John Lewis has opened the call for applicants for this year’s JLAB programme and this year has teamed up with Waitrose to create what it claims is the UK’s largest retail tech accelerator. The JLAB programme, which is run in partnership with innovation specialists L Marks, is now in its fourth year and was established to help retail tech start-ups and fast-track their growth through access to John Lewis’s resources and expertise, and the opportunity to apply for funding."

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Adidas In-Store Machine Knits A Custom Sweater

Posted by Staff on Mar 27, 2017 9:22:27 AM



"The garment goes from design to shelf in four hours thanks to interactive technology and custom-made robots. Making clothes that people want to buy and cutting the time it takes for new designs to hit the stores are the two major challenges for any fast fashion manufacturer."

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DKNY unveils smartwatch

Posted by Staff on Mar 23, 2017 4:42:52 PM




"DKNY has debuted the DKNY Minute, the first piece of wearable technology from the brand. The watch is officially scheduled to launch Holiday 2017, and is one of the many pieces from Fossil launching at Baselworld this week."

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Instagram Shopping Expands, Made Easier for Brands

Posted by Staff on Mar 22, 2017 5:58:02 PM



"The company said, after testing shopping, it will now expand to thousands of businesses and make it easier for them to measure performance."

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House of Fraser turning to ‘experimental’ retail

Posted by Staff on Mar 21, 2017 5:37:51 PM


"As well as cutting the number of brands it sells and targeting older women, House of Fraser is looking to place the department store at the forefront of retail change by “disrupting” the industry."

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From Luxury Fashion To Cars: Alibaba Bets Big On Augmented Reality

Posted by Staff on Mar 20, 2017 6:17:38 PM

"China’s e-commerce and internet giant Alibaba Group is counting on a bright future for augmented reality (AR) technology in the automobile industry. After pouring funds in AR industry leader Magic Leap and Israeli developer Infinity AR in 2016, the company recently led an US$18 million investment in a Swiss technology startup firm WayRay."

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Gucci is making memes now

Posted by Staff on Mar 17, 2017 5:02:49 PM




"Designers from Comme Des Garçons to Chanel have made emoji packs, but now Gucci is giving us the latest in internet culture / fashion crossovers: Gucci memes. Yup, you read that right – and there’s even an Arthur fist clench in there."

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Topics: Gucci, sephora, walmart, Fashion Tech Daily, montblanc

Givenchy Confirms Clare Waight Keller as Next Couturier

Posted by Staff on Mar 16, 2017 5:32:51 PM



"Clare Waight Keller, Givenchy’s next artistic director, is to show her first collection for the French house during Paris Fashion Week in October and has been tasked with propelling its roots as a Fifties couture house further into the modern age."

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Topics: amazon, Givenchy, Fashion Tech Daily, Ted Baker

Thakoon’s business restructuring is a blow to see-now-buy-now

Posted by Staff on Mar 15, 2017 5:15:46 PM




"Thakoon Panichgul, designer of his eponymous line Thakoon, made the leap to a direct-to-consumer business model in September. The bet aligning his collections with an in-season schedule would mean to get new items to customers faster. As soon as they saw his new designs on the runway, they could shop them at Thakoon stores and on the brand’s website. The wholesale middleman was cut out entirely."

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