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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.
Retail tech company raises £5.14m in funding Subscription
Marketing platform Zyper, which works with Banana Republic and Topshop, has announced that it has raised $6.5m (£5.14m) in Series A funding.
Co-chief executives of international etailer Global Fashion Group Christoph Barchewitz and Patrick Schmidt are bringing 10,000 fashion brands to shoppers in the far-flung corners of the earth.
Hitachi: is retail broken and can tech fix it?Subscription
Speaking at the Drapers Digital Festival today, Mark Williams, director of retail hospitality and consumer goods at technology consulting firm Hitachi, explained how retailers can use technology in store to fix a “broken” industry.
Trouva named top tech scale-upSubscription
Trouva, an online marketplace focused on independent bricks-and-mortar boutiques, has been named as one of the best technology scale-ups in the UK for the third year in a row.
Until recently, technology and fashion and may not have seemed natural bedfellows, and yet today, from design to marketing, from production to distribution, technology is influencing every facet of our industry.