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A digital rendering of Zalando's logistics hub in Nogarole Rocca.

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Zalando to Build New Logistics Hub in Italy

Located in the Veneto region, the hub will employ 1,000 people at full capacity.

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Now Anyone Can Make Snapchat Lenses

Snap Inc. releases a new augmented reality creation studio, plus new AR services for advertisers.

clock December 14, 2017Adriana Lee

Diane Tepfer holds a sign with an image of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai as the "Grinch who Stole the Internet" as she protests near the FCC, in Washington, where the FCC is scheduled to meet and vote on net neutrality. The vote scheduled today at the FCC, could usher in big changes in how Americans use the internet, a radical departure from more than a decade of federal oversightNet Neutrality, Washington, USA - 14 Dec 2017

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FCC Defies Public Outcry, Tech Companies in Voting to End Net Neutrality

An association for the likes of Google and Amazon, as well as New York’s Attorney General, are already talking about legal action.

clock December 14, 2017Kali Hays

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As Personalization Demands Swell, True Fit Triples Commercial Growth

More than 200 global retail sites deploy True Fit.

clock December 14, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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The Most Googled Trends and Brands of 2017

Google releases its report on the most popular search terms of the year.

clock December 13, 2017Adriana Lee

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How NYX’s Virtual Beauty Tutorial Signals VR’s Retail Makeover

With NYX and Samsung, beauty meets brains in the virtual world — and signals the rise of retail VR.

clock December 12, 2017Adriana Lee

Nest convening at the United Nations on Dec. 7th, 2017. Photo courtesy of Nest.

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Nest and Ecopsis Tackle Wastewater Solutions for Fashion Brands

Nest partnered with Ecopsis to develop a globally applicable solution for wastewater management, designed for small workshop production.

clock December 12, 2017Tracey Greenstein

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Mall Of America Announces New Retail Chatbot

“America’s largest mall” gives holiday shoppers some AI-based help.

clock December 12, 2017Adriana Lee

HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALESMandatory Credit: Photo by APPLE/HANDOUT/EPA/REX/Shutterstock (8858233l)A handout photo made available by APPLE shows Apple's new HomePod introduced during the keynote address at the Worldwide Developers Conference at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, USA, 05 June 2017. According to Apple, the new wireless speaker uses spatial awareness to sense location and adjust audio, can be voice-controlled with an array of six microphones and will be availbable for 349 US dollars (310 euro) in December 2017 starting in the US, Great Britain and Australia.Apple updates from Worldwide Developers Conference, Cupertino, USA - 05 Jun 2017

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Apple’s Shazam Buy Could Give AR and Voice Commerce a Lift

In the tech giant’s deal to buy the song-recognition business, there’s a lot more behind the music.

clock December 12, 2017Adriana Lee

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Fashion Apparel Retail’s Deus Ex Machina

Companies turn to machine learning, AI and other technologies to resolve the challenges of today’s complex consumer market.

clock December 11, 2017WWD Staff

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The Eight Brands Amazon Wants to Build Its Own Fashion Empire On

The web giant’s private-label push is emphasizing basics, but it’s still not clear just where Amazon is headed.

clock December 11, 2017Evan Clark

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2018 Technology Forecast: Google, Amazon to Change Shopping Behaviors

Artificial intelligence, augmented reality software and voice are just a few tech trends predicted to persist in the year ahead.  

clock December 7, 2017Lauren Olsen

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Visa Addresses Consumer Trust With Sensory Payment Features

Beginning in 2018, participants will receive confirmations via sound, animation, or vibrations when a transaction has been completed.

clock December 7, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

A screenshot from the homepage of luxury e-commerce platform Secoo.com

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Chinese Research Confirms Positive Luxury E-commerce Trends

Millennial Chinese consumers are willing, and able, to buy an increasing amount of luxury products online.

clock December 7, 2017Casey Hall

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Snapchat Teams With Coach on Snapcode Pin Accessories

Snapchat and Coach partner on a physical, scannable accessory for the holidays.

clock December 6, 2017Adriana Lee

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Jonathan Saunders Resigns as Chief Creative Officer of DVF

clock December 15, 2017Joelle Diderich

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