“Department store group House of Fraser grew profits from £1.3m to £3.4m in the year to 28 January 2017 on flat revenue but has warned that the volatile trading it witnessed last year will continue throughout 2017."
2. Which shops is Jaeger going to close?
“Fashion chain Jaeger is to close 20 stores and axe 253 jobs as administrators attempt to get a handle on the retailer's finances. "
3. Ministry of Supply is now printing custom blazers in 90 minutes.
"Boston-based technical officewear specialists Ministry of Supply (MoS) recently announced the arrival of a new fixture in their hometown flagship: A 3D printer that knits garments on the spot, made-to-order.”
4. Snapchat introduces World Lenses – live filters for just about anything
"Snapchat is adding a new way to use its app that brings its popular filters beyond faces. The new ‘World Lenses’ add augmented reality elements to any scene you can capture with your camera, placing 3D objects you can actually walk around with your smartphone’s camera, which is actually a lot closer to what we used to mean when we said “augmented reality” in its earlier days."