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Net-a-porter Leans Into the Adolescent Crowd

Designers are responding to growing interest among luxury customers in dressing their offspring like smaller versions of themselves.

clock 5hSharon Edelson

Oprah Winfrey announcing her new projects at Apple's press event.

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How Apple’s Busting Out of Its Own Garden

With iPhone sales cooling, Apple branches out in new directions, expanding on entertainment, games, payments and original content.

clock 10hAdriana Lee

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A 163-Year-Old Brand Hooks More Shoppers With New Digital Gear

Orvis teams up with Adobe to “digitally transform its business.”

clock 19hArthur Zaczkiewicz

A rendering of Google's "A Space for Being."

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Google Explores Neuroaesthetics With ‘A Space for Being’ Installation at Salone del Mobile

Google has co-created a three-room, multisensory experience with help from Muuto, Reddymade and Johns Hopkins University’s International Arts and Mind Lab.

clock 20hRosemary Feitelberg

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This Acquisition Aims to Integrate Marketing Bots With Real People

The deal is in response to the growth of “conversational commerce.”

clock March 22, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Pablo Isla, chairman and chief executive officer of Inditex, right, and Rafael Reif of MIT, left.

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Inditex Infuses MIT With Big Bucks to Fuel Green Research

Inditex and MIT ink deal to promote research into global sustainability challenges.

clock March 22, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Facebook Stored Passwords in Plain Text

Facebook has been storing unencrypted passwords, readable by any employee, possibly for years.

clock March 21, 2019Adriana Lee

“Soccer moms” — or everyday citizens with extra time and a ride, can tap into geolocation and machine learning-powered algorithms to connect package to consumer.

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‘Soccer Mom’ Roadies Take on Amazon Prime Now

With funding of $62 million to date, Roadie’s footprint surpasses even that of Amazon Prime Now, covering 89 percent of U.S. households.

clock March 21, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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PTC’s PLM Upgrades Help Fashion Retailers See Higher Margins, Conversions

Sample costs can also be reduced by 35 percent.

clock March 20, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Lectra's Innovation Lab in Bordeaux, France.

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Innovation Lab Uncorked By Lectra at Bordeaux Campus

Research in the Innovation Lab is “inspired by the issues faced by Lectra’s customers” and will service fashion and other industries.

clock March 20, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Instagram Shopping Just Became Real

Instagram graduates to a one-stop for product discovery and purchase.

clock March 19, 2019Adriana Lee

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Selligent and Servion Collaborate to Offer Integrated Retail Solution

The focus is on improving the overall customer experience and engagement.

clock March 19, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Millennials are driving resale, but Gen Z is expected to catch up and surpass the cohort.

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ThredUp Reports That Resale Marches On

Secondhand seems poised for an inflection.

clock March 19, 2019Sharon Edelson

Michael Kors' latest Access smartwatches, with Wear OS and Google Assistant.

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Wearables to Hit Double-Digit Growth

Voice tech on the wrist drove much of the market in 2018, while connected clothing and hearables are on the move, says IDC.

clock March 18, 2019Adriana Lee

Yerdle is working with brands such as Patagonia to “own their own resale market."

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The Re-commerce Secret Used by Patagonia and Eileen Fisher

California-based Yerdle is the technology and logistics start-up powering re-commerce for Eileen Fisher, Patagonia and Rei.

clock March 18, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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