Citizens of Humanity is one of few vertically integrated denim production facilities in the U.S.


How Denim Heads Use Tech to Manage Wholesale

Amy Williams is chief executive officer of Citizens of Humanity, one of the few vertically integrated denim production facilities in the U.S.

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Adidas's Station A startup accelerator space


Adidas Unveils Start-up Incubator at Station F

As well as helping the 13 start-ups selected to build traction, the firm hopes to learn from them and implement elements of their concepts to help build its own business.

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NRF Big Show 2019


Retail Technology to Empower a ‘Back-to-Basics’ Approach

Reports from JDA Software, Mood Media and SAP reveal emerging technologies and store ambience will be crucial for 2019.

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qualcomm fossil smartwatch


Why Fossil Group Sold Smartwatch Tech to Google

Because wearables with even more health and voice.

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Mike Bryzek and Rob Keve, cofounders of Flow.


Think Tank: Which Markets Are Ripe for International Expansion and Why

Rob Keve, cofounder and chief executive officer of Flow Commerce, shares tactics on how to succeed.

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The Fossil Q Venture.


Google to Buy Fossil Smartwatch Tech for $40M

Tech and fashion strap in as Wear OS giant Google scoops up Fossil Group’s smartwatch intellectual property.

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The $30 million in Series B funding rounds out a $50 million total for Wiliot, a company pioneering new semiconductor technologies such as the bluetooth tag.


Wiliot Announces Battery-Free Bluetooth Tag, $30 Million Series B Round

Announced Monday at the NRF Big Show, Amazon web services, Avery Dennison and Samsung join Wiliot’s investors for $30 million in Series B.

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StoreAdvise and Adore Me partner to enhance the fitting room experience.


Fitting Rooms Get Techy: Adore Me, StoreAdvise Bring IoT to Intimates

The smart fitting rooms bridge internet of things and RFID technology to improve the in-store experience while improving conversion.

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Now anyone with a phone can set up an online marketplace thanks to a new app called Storr.


Storr App Allows Shoppers to Browse Their Friends’ Stuff

The new platform lets anyone be a retailer, curating their own digital marketplace.

clock January 16, 2019Kellie Ell


IBM and NRF Tout Retail Leaders Survey on ‘Intelligent Automation’

The survey revealed the importance of automation technology across the supply chain.

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Michael Evans, president of Alibaba Group


Michael Evans on Alibaba and New Retail

In an interview with WWD, the Alibaba Group president revealed how retail is changing and what sets his company apart.

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Kornit Digital Reveals Latest ‘Atlas’ Textiles Product

Kornit Digital’s latest product, Kornit Atlas, streamlines direct-to-garment printing.

clock January 14, 2019Tracey Greenstein


Datacolor, Color Solutions International Jointly Release Product

The new partnership will debut at Première Vision New York from Jan. 15 to 16.

clock January 14, 2019Tracey Greenstein

From last year's NRF Big Show.


What to Watch: Retail’s FashTech Providers

WWD’s list of 20-plus tech companies, showing at NRF Big Show 2019, aim to define the future of fashion and retailing.

clock January 14, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

CES 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center


6 CES Tech Trends for Fashion and Beauty

The tech supershow is becoming a must-attend for fashion, beauty and retail. Here are the key themes for these sectors.

clock January 14, 2019Adriana Lee

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A still from Gillette's #MeToo inspired ad campaign.


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