London - Whether it’s to predict upcoming trends or to keep up with the latest technical innovations, it seems like the fashion industry always has its eyes on the future. That forward-looking

Technology is the answer to the lack of uniformity in sizing standards. Apparel-technology company Alvanon has introduced a system to offer global fit standards throughout the apparel industry using

Just when you thought that fashion companies had used the “-wear” suffix for just about every activity imaginable, Under Armour has gone and upped the game with “spacewear”. T

Marks and Spencer has introduced a new AI-powered ‘Style Finder’ tool to its website which allows shoppers to search for items in menswear and womenswear ranges using an image. M&S te

It looks like AI is on the rise in retail, and for good reason. According to a study from the Capgemini Research Institute, the technology - which Capgemini predicts could save retailers as much as 3

Yoox, part of the Yoox Net-a-Porter group, has introduced a new feature targeting millennials, an AI-powered virtual styling suite that is designed to help customers explore the Yoox catalogue in a n

Visual AI start-up Syte is partnering with Farfetch to power its new in-app visual search feature on iOS, as part of the luxury retail platform’s strategy to implement new technologies to enhan

Tommy Hilfiger is changing the way it does retail. With floor-to-ceiling interactive monitors, personalised embroidery stations and even a cafe, it’s safe to say that the US label’s revam

UK retailers are doing more and more to bridge the gap between their physical and online stores, new research from Hitachi Consulting reveals. In a study of UK retailers in the pre-Christmas period,

Lisbon - Alexander Wang is in search of a company that can build him a virtual muse, as the American designer dreams of having his own influencer who he can dress and have visit the various restauran

Lisbon - "In ten years time there will be robots in our stores, what they do there exactly, how they are used, I do not know yet, but they will be there, I'm sure." That's what Daniel Grieder, CEO of

With the increasing integration of AI and technology in our everyday lives, it seems only right that fashion follows suit and adapts itself to modern innovations. One company that seems to be bridg

Antwerp - From here on out, the term technology will be synonymous with Antwerp. Last weekend the SuperNova festival took place for the very first time, an event displaying the future of technology,

In a world where shopping experiences are influenced by digital in 75 percent of cases, digital already directly drives more than a third of all retail sales, and it further influences a much higher

Ride the digital printing wave with technologies that enable mass production and mass personalisation. View the latest ITMA 2019 webisode. Source smart solutions at ITMA 2019 - the world’s larg

London - Luxury online retailer Farfetch is launching a new technology start-up accelerator, entitled 'Dream Assembly'. The online platform has already enlisted heritage fashion house Burberry and gl

London - Global innovations firm Alvanon has partnered with former Editor-in-Chief of Apparel Monthly Jenny Liu, to launch a unique industry hub: The Shanghai Apparel Experience Center (SHAEC). The

London - M&S has unveiled its new 'technology transformation programme' which aims to turn the high street department store into a digital-first driven business. The new programme, part of Marks

The average fashion brand may not yet have a chief innovation, digital or analytics officer amongst its management, but these technology-powered jobs are shaping the future of retail and fashion. Ami

In an internet fuelled society, retailers are having to rethink ways of creating an authentic experience for their customers, whilst attempting to match online sales. With the rise of technologies, s

Barclaycard has begun trials on a brand new payment concept that allows consumers to buy low-value goods by simply scanning and paying for their shopping using their smartphones, without the need to

The next industrial revolution is set to transform the fashion industry, at least according to New York-based StyleTechLabs Venture Inc, or better known as FTL. FTL is a venture capital fund and ac

London - Style as we know it evolves every season. The zeitgeist determines the trends, directions and silhouettes that we have come to expect to be updated season after season, year after year. Bu

After the less than flattering and not-so-on-theme looks at last week's Met Gala, one was left to only hope for better from the exhibit. It seems as though not a lot of people put thought into what M

New York - Just when it doesn’t seem like this age couldn’t get any more digital or technology focused, a new phone app, iPhone, or e-commerce operation pops up. There are few things that

One of the hottest trends this SS16 fashion week season isn’t whether florals are hitting the spot over prints, or whether the colour palette is bold or filled with sugary pastels, it's more ab

As much as the 'selfie' has changed the way a new generation perceives and consumers fashion, it is really the digital era that has changed how the fashion industry communicates. Digital technology h

Online fashion retailer Asos has confirmed plans to launch an app for the Apple Watch, to coincide with the device’s launch this week. The app, which will be one of the first from a retailer s

With the launch of new wearable technologies and smartphone pay systems, its only a matter of time beforestores begin to upgrade their systems to meet consumer demand. Spanish high street retailer In

Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchcovitch has launched a denim collection that claims to fight cellulite. Called 'beauty denim,' the jeans were revealed during Herchcovitch' fall '14 catwalk show dur