Robots, Digitally Enhanced Pop-up Store and RFID, Zara Adapts and Adopts Retail Tech

This time last year we wrote about how Zara is using technology to solve a problem. Going all futuristic, in 2017, the Spanish store test drove high tech innovations that included using LCD screens in-store displays. They will also be introduced touch screens in the...

Talk Coverage: Li Edelkoort; We Are This Earth

Lidewij Edelkoort is a leading Trend Forecaster originally from the Netherlands, currently residing in Paris. She Founded Trend Union which later branched into Studio Edelkoort, with offices in New York and Tokyo. In September 2015 she was hired to oversee a new...

NIKE Acquires Invertex And Strengthens Its Digital Technology Platforms

If you haven't noticed, Nike is finding various innovative ways of edging out their rival competition. Most recently, the company announced that it had acquired Invertex Ltd., a leading computer vision firm based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Nike's objective, in taking this step, is to strengthen its digital...

Have You Met Fashion’s Spinoff of Google’s VR?

The name Rebecca Minkoff has not been uttered in the same breath as Fashion Technology for a while, until now that is! Rebecca Minkoff has brought to market a new product. This time the brand is all about their new fashion meets technology product, their...

ThreadTech, Infusing Modern Fashion Tech With Apparel Production

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When it comes to outsourcing manufacturing, it is not only a matter of convenience for small and mid-size companies; it is a pre-requisite for survival. This is because few companies have the ability to invest smart money in equipment, personnel, and process technology. Unable to...

Avery Dennison: “Transparency is No Longer a ‘nice to have’, it’s Paramount to Business Success.”

Avery Dennison, the global leader in materials science and manufacturing, has released a trend report on “The New Transparency”. The outcomes underline the importance of transparency as a powerful tool capable of giving businesses unprecedented control over their supply chains and their...

Stratasys’ 3D Printed ‘Pangolin’ Dress | Björk

We love how Björk is unafraid to show her commitment to cutting-edge styles and technologies. For her upcoming digital shows as well as a live event in Australia the singer will be adorning Stratasys’ 3D printed ‘Pangolin’ dress. Designed by high-profile designers, threeASFOUR, and unveiled earlier...

The Bold Dipper, Stylishly Tech-nical

Do you love it when your accessories have the power to make a bold statement? If your answer is yes, then you need not look no further than the Dipper. Designed by Tinsel, founder Aniyia Williams and her team have been on a mission to transform technology...

Eccentric Youngster Jaden Smith Gives Sustainability Street Cred

Sustainability is a cause that has been gaining momentum for a while now. With well known pioneers like Sylvia Heisel, Liz Spencer, Stella McCartney leading the way, we are glad that digital natives like Jaden Smith are also putting in their 2 cents in. JUST Water, is Smith's...

New Qualcomm Snapdragon 3100 Taking The Smartwatch Out of Puberty

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A wise man once said, 'the best fashionable wearables are those you'd still want to wear when the battery is dead'. If you don't have a smart timepiece by Fossil, Louis Vuitton, Tag Heuer or Michael Kors (though), that delivers this in terms of...