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Prada’s Second Sustainability Conference Explores Digitalization

Nicholas Negroponte, chairman emeritus of MIT Media Lab, gave a riveting keynote at the event, held in Milan at Fondazione Prada on Tuesday.

clock 13hLuisa Zargani

Gucci partners with artificial intelligence tech start-up Genies Inc.

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Gucci Enters Avatar Ad Space

Gucci gets exclusive on luxury artificial intelligence avatar ad space through Genies Inc.

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Amazon Echo Look Alexa GQ Vogue

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WWD LIST: 12 Retailers Speaking Up With Voice Options

A quick tour through some of Google Assistant and Alexa’s shopping powers. 

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee

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Talk to Me: The Rise of Voice Commerce

Why voice assistants aren’t going away, and why fashion needs to reckon with them.

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee

Cashback through "card-linked" offers.

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Easy Money: Dosh Card-Linked App Offers Cash Back

Trending today as the number-one shopping app on the Apple Store, Dosh aims to put the money back into consumer pockets.

clock November 15, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

ShopRunner District App

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ShopRunner Primes District App With Amazon ‘Prime-Like’ Efficiency

ShopRunner, a subscription-based e-commerce network working with Kate Spade and Cole Haan, launches its
District mobile app.

clock November 15, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

Pharrell in Bangkok wearing a design from his upcoming capsule with Chanel.

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Fashion’s Data War

Knowing one’s customer is taking on a whole new meaning and new urgency, from Chanel to Alibaba.

clock November 14, 2018Evan Clark

Version 2.0 of Backbone will be rolled out in December.

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How to Speed Up Product Development

Backbone PLM unveils version 2.0, which aims to increase clarity and collaboration in the design phase.

clock November 13, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

Intelistyle secures $600,000 in seed funding.

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Intelistyle Nabs $600,000 in Seed Round Led by Metavallon VC

Technologies such as Intelistyle are using AI to tailor personal-styling recommendations for fashion retailers.

clock November 13, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

Photo courtesy of PrimaLoft.

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PrimaLoft Rolls Out First Fully Recycled Bio Performance Fabric

PrimaLoft unveiled its PrimaLoft Bio Performance Fabric, the first 100 percent recycled, biodegradable synthetic fabric in the market.

clock November 13, 2018Tracey Greenstein

An example of FrontRunner's new window projection technology.

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FrontRunner Eyes Future in Empty Storefronts

Through its proprietary WindowFront Matrix, FrontRunner’s FireFly Illumination System can drive high-definition video content into darkened storefronts and windows of existing retail outlets.

clock November 12, 2018Constance Droganes

Tenth Street Hats utilizing the Axis technology.

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Hats Off: 3-D Technology That Aims for Proper Fit

On products implementing Vertebrae’s Axis technology, Tenth Street Hats saw a 33 percent conversion increase and 74.3 percent engagement increase.

clock November 12, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

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StyleAtom Aims to Help Consumers Overcome Online-Shopping Paralysis

The service offers retailers features such as product recommendations, styling by category and a visual search function.

clock November 12, 2018Fiona Ma

Service Couture at the Opera House atelier specialists work at the Opera atelier in Paris on June 28, 2016. Dmitry Kostyukov for The New York Times

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Fashion Industry’s ‘War for Talent,’ Demand for Vocational Skills

Alvanon’s Motif platform encourages and enables industry-wide education in technical and vocational skills.

clock November 9, 2018Tracey Greenstein

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Fossil’s New Smartwatch Ups the Ante With Latest Tech

Fossil’s battery-saving Sport Smartwatch with a Qualcomm 3100 chip shows how differently fashion and tech think about wearables.

clock November 8, 2018Adriana Lee

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