Tag : Technology
Instagram to build standalone shopping appSubscription
Instagram is reportedly developing a new standalone app dedicated to shopping, to allow shoppers to browse and buy products directly.
As automation blurs the line between etail and bricks-and-mortar shopping, retailers are going automatic to lure shoppers in store
Webinar: Why RFID is gaining momentum in fashionSubscription
Earlier this month Drapers hosted a live discussion with SML and Zebra on how – and why – fashion retailers are adopting RFID at an accelerating rate.
Drapers takes a look forward to the trends and technology that will define the direction of stores for the next 100 years of fashion retail.
AI-driven app rewards shoppers for postsSubscription
An artificial intelligence-driven app that turns shoppers into paid influencers has been launched in London by the former CEO of south-east Asian shopping platform Zalora.
Industry partnership Fashion District is developing a business cluster in east London. Drapers speaks with some of its key players about their ambition to revamp London into a global hub for fashion technology.
Asos CEO Nick Beighton has outlined plans to step up the etailer’s investment drive, as well as introducing new initiatives to cut plastic waste and improve payment methods to brands.
How retailers can future-proof their logistics Subscription
Bots, drones and driverless cars may be grabbing the headlines, but for fashion retailers and brands, the key to future-proofing logistics will be using the right technology effectively.
Five ways the online world will change in 2018Subscription
Online sales are soaring across the fashion industry. But, as the market matures – figures from IMRG Capgemini show 2017 growth plateaued at 12.1%, down from 15.9% in 2016 – Drapers identifies the five developments that will shape fashion ecommerce in 2018.
Five tech trend takeaways from the Big AppleSubscription
Held on 14-16 January in New York, National Retail Federation’s NRF18: Retail’s Big Show is one of the world’s biggest retail technology trade shows. Here are the key takeaways for fashion retailers from this year’s event.