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FIT, IBM and Tommy Hilfiger Get into AI for Fashion Design

The pilot project is an innovative approach to product development and marketing fashion faster.

clock January 14, 2018David Moin

SCAD Savannah – Winter 2016 – Luxury and Fashion Management – Classroom Coverage – Morris Hall – Photography by Chia Chong

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SCAD Generates $600 Million Annually for Georgia Economy

Results show that the school generates $600 million a year for the state.

clock January 12, 2018Lauren Olsen

Matthew Shay

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Think Tank: Building a Bright Future for Retail

Matthew Shay, president and chief executive officer of the National Retail Federation, said the industry is poised for success.

clock January 10, 2018Matthew Shay

EXCLUSIVE: Nisnass, New Middle East Online Retailer, to Launch

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EXCLUSIVE: Nisnass, New Middle East Online Retailer, to Launch

The app targets customers where they are spending: on their phones.

clock January 8, 2018Ritu Upadhyay

Products from Vita Liberata

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Hildred-Backed Crown Laboratories Acquires Vita Liberata

Vita Liberata is part of a growing prestige self-tanner market.

clock January 5, 2018Allison Collins

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DHL Deploys Sustainable Shipping Initiative

The company aims to reduce the carbon footprint of its ocean freight transports — here’s how.

clock January 4, 2018Lauren Olsen

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What to Watch: Eyeing China, Luxury Sector Takes Battles Online

As they seek to cater more to the booming Chinese market, luxury brands are rushing to adopt more digitally driven strategies.

clock January 3, 2018Mimosa Spencer

LACMA Art + Film Gala 2016 Alessandro Michele and Marco Bizzarri

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What to Watch: Is the Gucci Formula the Way Forward for Big Brands?

The luxury power couple is back, although it’s hard to find hot combinations of commercial and creative chiefs.

clock January 3, 2018Samantha Conti

The inspiration board from Xcel's textiles research team.

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Speed-to-Market Is the New Currency at Retail

Using technology to create virtual samples helps get goods to market sooner and meet consumer demand for instant gratification.

clock January 2, 2018Vicki M. Young

How data is collected and used can help firms be  more hyper-relevant to consumers.

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Executives Rate Speed-to-Market a High Priority, but Fail in Putting It Into Practice

The survey, conducted in the fall, also showed leveraging consumer insights as a top priority.

clock January 2, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

The secular bull market still has a decent runway ahead of it.

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2018 Versus 2017: Same Old, Same Old

The sectors that did well will continue to do well, while pressures on the retail front are expected to continue.

clock January 2, 2018Vicki M. Young

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Non-Competes Shaping Industry Scenarios

Fashion companies have increasingly been enforcing the contractual tool to keep designers and executives off the market.

clock December 28, 2017Luisa Zargani and Kali Hays

Kpop star Yoona Lim at a fan meet-and-greet for fashion brand HConnect in Taiwan.

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The Transcultural Appeal of the K-Wave

The universal appeal and of South Korean pop culture movements have launched a new era of lifestyle trends and multicultural ambassadors in Asia.

clock December 27, 2017Crystal Tai

More online shopping is done over holiday than at any other time of the year.

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As Online Spending Grows, Gross Margins Suffer

Two reports showed how consumers are spending this season.

clock December 22, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Fabio d'Angelantonio, CEO of Loro Piana.

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CEO Talks: Fabio d’Angelantonio on Loro Piana’s Past, Present and Future

The ceo joined in Sept. 2016 from Luxottica but his passion for the brand dates back two decades as a longtime customer.

clock December 22, 2017Luisa Zargani

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