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Mary Hennessy, CEO and president Industrial Fabrics Association International, DavidLauren, Joshua M. Walden, senior vice president and general manager of the new technology group, Intel and Penny Pritzker.

Fashion Innovation Alliance Sets Washington Style Tech Event

The new alliance seeks to raise awareness of the wearables, smart apparel and fashion apps segment.

Jack Ma

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Cancels Appearance at IACC Conference

Alibaba goes on the defensive about anticounterfeiting measures.

Online shoppers.

Google, JDA Software Team Up to Help Retailers Compete

JDA Software is teaming up with Google Cloud Platform to show retailers how to compete against Amazon’s deep data mining.

Bkstg app

Bkstg App Continues to Grow Roster of Artists

The app, which has raised $20 million to date, aims to be the tool for artists to connect with fans and brands.

E-Pitti to Host Digital Workshop with Google in Florence

The event will take place on June 13.

Cyber Monday

Fraud Grows to Worrying Levels Online and Off

A new LexisNexis found that fraudulent purchases total 1.47 percent of merchant revenues on average.

The Michael Kors smartwatch.

Undecided on Wearables: Too Expensive and Nerdy in a Good Way

A survey by research firm Colloquy found that consumers are all over the map with wearable tech.

Pebble smartwatchs

Pebble Lays Off 25 Percent of Staff

Pebble is the latest wearable technology company to endure growing pains, confirming Thursday afternoon that 40 employees, or 25 percent of the staff, were let go.

Chanel RTW Fall 2016

SxSW 2016: Using Google Data to Predict Fashion Trends

Experts shared where “big data” belongs in fashion, and how crunching the numbers can reveal what shoppers might want.