Category list : Technology
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Thinking a decade ahead: NRF Big Show 2020Subscription
The National Retail Federation’s NRF Big Show 2020 showcased the technology that retailers need to think about today to stay ahead of the game in the future.
Asos trials augmented reality fit toolSubscription
Asos is trailing an augmented reality tool, See My Fit, that offers shoppers a simulated view of a product in different sizes and on different body types.
The changing shape of retail in the 2020sSubscription
At the turn of a new decade, Drapers asks experts from financial services firms how they think fashion retail will look in 10 years’ time.
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.
Towns and cities across the UK shortlisted for government funding are proposing to use the money to invest in digital, transport and parking solutions to transform and future-proof high streets.
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.
M&S launches sensitive skin kidswear rangeSubscription
Marks & Spencer has partnered with medical technology company DreamSkin for the July launch of a new range of products across babywear, nightwear and underwear.
Farfetch backs new blockchain initiative Subscription
Farfetch has become a founding member of blockchain technology firm Libra Association, which will offer a range of business uses, as well as digital currency.
Amazon launches photo search Subscription
Amazon has unveiled a new feature in its app which finds clothes by analysing an uploaded photo.