Tag : innovation
Fashion brands receive £645k to support innovation Subscription
Nine fashion and textile brands have been granted a total £645,000 in investment, as part of the Future Fashion Factory (FFF) programme.
Shop Direct has appointed a specialist team dedicated to customer service innovation.
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.
Try before you buy: the ultimate customer convenience?VideoSubscription
Drapers explores the rise of try before you buy initiatives across the retail industry and examines whether the latest payment trend will bolster sales or hit the bottom line.
Cashing in on searchable catwalksSubscription
Alexandra Van Houtte founded the website Tagwalk in 2016 with the aim of helping brands, retailers and stylists to work more efficiently to find the inspiration and latest trends they need from the international catwalks.
VF Corporation combines science with designSubscription
Brands should develop wide networks, look outside the business world for ideas and combine technological innovation with design know-how to innovate successfully, Steve Zades, vice-president of transformational innovation at VF Corporation, told Drapers Digital Festival this morning.
The five challenges facing luxurySubscription
In October, luxury retail group Walpole hosted the London Luxury Think Tank to discuss innovation and creativity in the market.
H&M’s non-profit foundation is kicking off the third round of its annual Global Change Award, a €1m (£902m) grant and coaching initiative designed to encourage “innovative” sustainability.
JLab: meet retail's future tech starsSubscription
Through its JLab programme, John Lewis discovers the retail tech innovations of the future – and brings them in house
Shopping gets smart on Bird StreetSubscription
Drapers visits Bird Street, a new shopping area in London’s West End that blends technology with sustainability.