Eye

Lee Radziwill Dies at 85

clock 17hLorna Koski and Alessandra Turra

Fashion

Edward Crutchley and Colovos Win Woolmark Prize

clock 10hFiona Ma

Fashion

Mother of Pearl Leads Sustainability Conversation at Fashion Week

clock February 16, 2019Natalie Theodosi

Consumer Behavior

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Business Features

Think Tank: Did No One Say ‘That’s a Bad Idea?’

Michael Stone and Stephen Paskoff explore why brands continue to ignore inclusion and diversity.

clock February 14, 2019Michael Stone and Stephen Paskoff

Samsung's digital display technology.

Technology

How Samsung Is Winning the ‘Connected Consumer’ in Stores

No longer “data-dark,” the in-store environment is brightened, mobilized and engaged for the “connected consumer” journey.

clock February 13, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Chic communal spaces and an aesthetic that borrows from residential design were key to DJM's reimagining of Lido Marina Village.

Real Estate

The Role of Community and ‘Localized Design’ in Creating Top Retail Destinations

Stenn Parton, chief retail officer at DJM Capital, sees opportunities in a changing retail market.

clock February 11, 2019WWD Staff

When consumers are contemplating purchases, sales associates can step in with recommendations and increase conversions.

Business Features

Study Shows Demand for Personalization for Better In-Store Experience

The survey from BRP noted that just over half of retailers surveyed see personalization as a top priority.

clock February 6, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Chinese shoppers are arguably even more tech savvy and digital than their western counterparts

Marketing and Promotion

Think Tank: Marketing Luxury to Chinese Consumers

Matt Harty is senior vice president, Asia-Pacific, at The Trade Desk.

clock February 6, 2019Matt Harty

Klarna services clients such as H&M, and recently Daniel Wellington.

Fashion Scoops

Getting Smoother Checkout With Klarna’s ‘Smoooth Session’

Klarna, the Swedish alternative payment provider, kicked off its first Stateside “Smoooth Session” on retail tech.

clock February 1, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Business Features

Euromonitor’s Top 10 Global Consumer Trends Anchored by ‘Intelligence’

An aging population and more socially conscious consumers are expected to have an impact on retail.

clock January 28, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Technology

Contentsquare Raises $60M in ‘Series C’ Funding, Eyes Further Expansion

The new round will help the SaaS company continue to expand, globally.

clock January 28, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

WWD Digital Beauty Forum to Share Insights on Technology, Consumers

The event is set for Feb. 13 in New York.

clock January 25, 2019WWD Staff

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Business Features

Think Tank: Four Steps to a Higher Value Proposition

“People power” combined with technology can drive meaningful results.

clock January 25, 2019Jill Standish

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Business Features

Study Reveals Shopping Behavior Convergence Between Men and Women

The findings show growing similarities in the preferences of men in online, mobile and physical store shopping.

clock January 21, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

‘Immersible Tourism’ Tops List of Consumer Trends Impacting Spending

Trendalytics’ latest report focuses on trends that retailers and brands can leverage.

clock January 21, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Signs by furloughed government workers at the 2019 Women's March rally in D.C.

Business Features

Unlikely Tourism: ‘DC is Open’ Despite Government Shutdown

Now 30-days into the government shutdown, political protest and marketing promotion attempt to stir activity in D.C. as revenues falter.

clock January 21, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Wellness tourism is expected to continue its rapid growth rate.

Business Features

‘Wellness Tourism’ Poised for Accelerated Growth

Researchers at the Global Wellness Institute said this segment of wellness is converging with hospitality and travel.

clock January 18, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Retail

Oracle NetSuite Study Finds Retailers Miss the Boat With Consumers

Most consumers still shop stores and see the need but don’t enjoy the experience.

clock January 17, 2019David Moin

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Gucci Launches Initiatives to Foster Cultural Diversity and Awareness

clock February 15, 2019Luisa Zargani

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