Tag : Technology
Four eco-friendly fashion innovationsSubscription
As consumers pile pressure on brands to ditch fast fashion and prioritise sustainability instead, a raft of technological advancements are emerging to smooth the transition. Here are four of the latest.
Tahira Taylor, strategy director at retail experience design agency Fitch, discusses how embracing technology, fashion brands can better evolve to create sustainable alternatives to fast fashion.
Sizing technology: a cost/benefit analysisSubscription
Drapers examines how new sizing technologies are helping retailers to drive sales and reduce returns, and whether they are worth the investment in this challenging market.
The Metropolitan Police service has today launched live facial recognition technology at key locations in London’s Westminster, including Oxford Street and Regent Street.
As controversial facial recognition technology develops and becomes more mainstream, Drapers explores its place in the fashion industry.
Unlike other retail sectors, the nature of fashion makes a robot takeover impossible, argues Victoria Nightingale, retail and consumer partner at executive search firm Bailey Montagu.
Four tech innovations pushing retail boundariesVideoSubscription
Israeli innovators gathered at London’s Design Museum in Kensington last week to shed light on the latest retail technologies set to shape fashion businesses.
Customers fret over data protectionSubscription
Two-thirds (67%) of shoppers do not trust fashion retailers to act responsibly and to protect their personal data, new research has found.
In a competitive market, what can retailers and fashion businesses do to recruit and nurture the next generation of talented technology professionals?
Fashion's top tech innovations in 2018 Subscription
Technology became an ever-more-essential part of fashion retail in 2018. Drapers looks back at some of the year’s most interesting developments.