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CEO Tim Cook, kicking off Apple's spring 2021 iPad and iMac announcement.

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An Apple Event for These Pandemic Times

CEO Tim Cook and company unveil updates to the iMac, Apple TV 4K and iPad Pro, plus an all-new Air Tag to find lost items.

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LVMH, Richemont and Prada Join Forces in Blockchain Consortium

The “unprecedented collaboration” will help consumers trace the provenance and authenticity of luxury goods.

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Fitbit introduces the new Fitbit Luxe, its slimmest tracker ever.

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Fitbit Introduces Luxe Fitness Tracker, Partnership With Gorjana

Fitbit debuts its slimmest tracker ever with a range of bands, including a bracelet style courtesy of the Laguna Beach jewelry company.

clock April 19, 2021Adriana Lee

EBay authentication station

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EBay Takes Authentication on the Road

The traveling, drive-in pop-up for on-the-spot item evaluation heads to Seattle, Las Vegas and Austin.

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In its latest test in the U.S., Facebook asks users to indicate what they're interested in, so they can connect with more businesses.

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Facebook Testing Biz Discovery Via News Feed

Facebook aims to boost discovery with a new interface element in news feed posts and ads.

clock April 15, 2021Adriana Lee

Holiday shopping online. Young woman makes purchases in the Internet. Freelancer pays by using smartphone on Black Friday. Happy girl is enjoying buying gifts and sitting by window with laptop at home

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AI-Powered Search Tool Helps Brands With Product Discovery

The solution aims to help shoppers find the right product, thereby increasing conversions.

clock April 15, 2021Madeleine Streets

Katrina Lake is stepping down as CEO, transitioning into executive chairperson, effective Aug. 1.

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Katrina Lake to Step Away From Stitch Fix CEO Role

The Stitch Fix founder will become executive chairperson, and president Elizabeth Spaulding will move into the CEO position on Aug. 1.

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PTC’s FlexPLM Now Enables Automatic Optimization of 3D Assets

Retailers and brands can now “seamlessly scale their use of 3D in product design, development, and downstream consumer experiences.”

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Pietra wants to help influencers make products and become consumer brands, and it's offering to connect them with world-class vendors.

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This New Platform Aims to Turn Influencers Into Product Brands

Pietra just launched a platform to help creators get into product and build their consumer brands, and thousands are already on board. 

clock April 12, 2021Adriana Lee

Aarthi Ramamurthy with Sriram Krishnan, hosts of "The Good Time Show" on the Clubhouse app.

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How Sriram Krishnan and Aarthi Ramamurthy Blew Up on Clubhouse

Hosts of the influential “The Good Time Show” on how it started and its guests, from Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg to DVF and Virgil Abloh.

clock April 12, 2021Adriana Lee

Augmented Reality technology maintenance and service of mechanical parts, technician using smartphone with AR interface on screen in smart industry, automated monitoring process

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‘Right to Repair’ Movement Spotlights Need for AR Support

Just-released research from CGS shows that consumers want merchants and brands to offer AR assistance for product set-up, education and repair.

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An Amazon warehouse that labor is trying to organize is shown in Bessemer, Ala., Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Union representatives are pushing for some 6,000 Amazon workers to join the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union on the promise it will lead to better working conditions, better pay and more respect. Amazon is pushing back, arguing that it already offers more than twice the minimum wage in Alabama and workers get such benefits as health care, vision and dental insurance without paying union dues. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)

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Amazon Union Vote Count in Bessemer Marks Industry Milestone

The public vote count for whether the U.S. will see its first Amazon labor union in Bessemer, Ala. has begun — and it’s already heated.

clock April 8, 2021Kaley Roshitsh and Sindhu Sundar

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Klevu Doubles Down on E-commerce Discovery

The AI discovery and search specialist launched a suite of products to better connect buyers and sellers.

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The WhatsApp application icon is seen on an iPhone home screen in Warsaw, Poland on March 3, 2021. (Photo by Jaap Arriens / Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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WhatsApp Makes Managing Catalogues and Hiding Products Easier

The messaging app marks its continued evolution into shopping by making product catalogue management less annoying.

clock April 7, 2021Adriana Lee

With the help of Vue.ai's technology, iCloudModel helps Chinese brands turnover e-commerce images much quicker and cheaper.

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This Virtual Model Firm Wants to Disrupt China’s Modeling Industry

Empowered by Vue.ai, iCloudModel is rolling out its digital model service to China’s booming designer fashion sector.

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Aeon Elliott models a gown for a fashion shoot while standing on the Edge, an outdoor observation deck overlooking Manhattan, March 2, 2021 in New York. After the virus descended on New York, the only sounds in the streets were wailing ambulance sirens. A year after the pandemic began, the nation's largest metropolis -- with a lifeblood based on round-the-clock hustle and bustle, push and pull -- is adapting and showing new life. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

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Taking Stock of the Fashion Sustainability Landscape

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