On the heels of an app redesign and other changes, Snap Inc. launched another new offering on Wednesday — a set of scannable, physical pins featuring Snapcodes and brand-partner Coach’s holiday mascots.
The company’s own version of QR codes, Snapcodes allow users to conjure information or entertainment by scanning with a smartphone camera. Like regular Snapcodes, patrons can scan the pins to get access to specially created content. In this case, it’s an arcade game spun out of Coach’s holiday video campaign. The physical accessories themselves depict the handbag company’s Rexy, Uni and Sharky characters framed inside the Snapchat ghost.
As the conversation around sustainability only grows stronger in fashion circles, Everlane has made a new declaration: it’s saying goodbye to virgin plastic. The company, whose ethos is all about “radical transparency,” in terms of pricing and ethical factories, plans to be completely free of virgin plastics by 2021. “We’re producing millions of units and every unit that goes out is wrapped in plastic,” said founder and CEO, Michael Preysman. “At the beginning, it was like, ‘Hey, let’s just take off all these plastic bags.’ There are a lot of complications to that. Everything you buy in the world comes wrapped in plastic when it comes out of the factory.”
Meet Flamingo. The direct-to-consumer brand is Harry’s first foray into products designed specifically for women. The line goes beyond shaving, venturing into a space that is typically relegated to darker corners of the drugstore — at-home waxing. #wwdbeauty
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion