Social Media

A mural from the artist Banksy was salvaged from a Haight Street building in San Francisco.

Fashion Scoops

Janelle Monáe, A$AP Rocky and Banksy Take to Walltime

Walltime aims to synthesize prime real estate, technology and people through social media, but advertising is not what the company is after.

clock 1hRosemary Feitelberg

Backstage at Josie Natori Spring 2017

Technology

The Natori Company Implements AI, Boosts Social Media Revenue by 76%

The brand deployed autonomous digital marketer, Albert for big gains.

clock April 19, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

A previous social media collaboration between Bongo and Galore Media to gauge audience interest.

Technology

Consumer-Generated Content Strengthens Omnichannel Experiences

BazaarVoice’s latest Shopper Experience Index revealed that brands that elevate CGC averaged 106 percent boost in conversions.

clock April 17, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Courtney Trop, @alwaysjudging.

Fashion Scoops

Influencer Campaign Raises Awareness, and Money, to Fight ‘Labels’

The social media campaigns has reached more than 6.4 million people.

clock April 16, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on 'Facebook: Transparency and Use of Consumer Data' on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, USA, 11 April 2018. Zuckerberg is testifying before the second of two Congressional hearings this week regarding Facebook allowing third-party applications to collect the data of its users without their permission and for the company's response to Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election.CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg testifies before the House of Representatives House Energy and Commerce Committee, Washington, USA - 11 Apr 2018

Technology

Mark Zuckerberg Goes to Congress

The Facebook ceo survived the marathon grilling by Senators and Congress members. But tech’s days as a free-wheeling, unfettered industry might be numbered.

clock April 11, 2018Adriana Lee

Hollister's Spring line for Bitmoji "mini-me's."

Fashion Scoops

Hollister Has New Bitmoji Fashion Line

The Bitmoji digital fashion line will be available later today.

clock April 11, 2018Vicki M. Young

Mark ZuckerbergCEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg, Washington, USA - 09 Apr 2018CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg (C) is surrounded by Capitol Police officers as he walks down a hallway to the office of Democratic Senator from California Dianne Feinstein, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, USA, 09 April 2018. Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers before testifying in two Congressional hearings this week regarding Facebook allowing third-party applications to collect the data of its users without their permission, and for the company's response to Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election.

Technology

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes to Congress

Facebook’s mea culpa gets official: The ceo’s written testimony admits inadequacies in protecting user data, as the company rolls out new tool.

clock April 9, 2018Adriana Lee

Ben Sherman x House of Holland

Technology

Souler Adds Ben Sherman, Rockport to Social Influencer Digital Storefront Platform

Other brands on the site that connect consumers with brands and influencers include Body Glove and William Rast.

clock April 2, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Beca Alexander.

Beauty Features

Influence Peddler: Beca Alexander – There From the Beginning

Socialyte was founded to match content providers and brands. Its founder suggests beauty companies might want to look beyond bloggers to stand out from the competition.

clock April 2, 2018Faye Brookman

Spiritual Gangster activewear

Retail

La Jolla Group Taps Emarsys to Unify Consumer Experiences

The active lifestyle company will focus on aligning social channels for flagships brands like O’Neill and Spiritual Gangster.

clock March 29, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Emily Ratajkowski.

Marketing and Promotion

Social Media’s Evolving Role in Retail: Commerce, Product Testing

As social networks advance in features, so do consumer expectations of retailers in the space.

clock March 22, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Hand holding iPhone 6S with open Facebook app on screenVARIOUS

Technology

Facebook’s Challenge: Promoting Data Tools, Post-Cambridge Analytica

WWD sits down with Facebook’s retail team to discuss its new ad tools, and how it addresses the sensitive topic of using people’s data.

clock March 21, 2018Adriana Lee

Pinterest social media online shopping

Technology

Pinterest Expands Shopping Ads, Tests New Lifestyle Formats

The online pinboard announces latest moves to drive purchase decisions.

clock March 19, 2018Adriana Lee

facebook michael kors sephora techstyle

Technology

Facebook Unveils Tools to Boost In-Store Sales and Personalized Ads

The social giant’s latest mobile ad features aim to beef up retail sales, both in stores and online. 

clock March 19, 2018Adriana Lee

Details at Gucci RTW Fall 2018

Fashion Features

How to Fix Fashion’s Cultural Appropriation Problem

Experts weigh in on why tone-deaf collections continue to occur, if consumers actually care and how to rebound after a misstep.

clock March 19, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

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Justine Bateman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Alysia ReinerChanel x Tribeca Film Festival Women's Filmmaker luncheon, Odeon Restaurant, New York, USA - 20 Apr 2018

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Chanel, Jane Rosenthal Celebrate Female Filmmakers at TFF 2018

clock 2hKristen Tauer

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