• British Fashion Council Are Launching A New Designer Pop-Up At Bicester Village

    30 days ago - By 10 magazine

    Online shopping might be a daily go-to at this point in time, but nothing will ever replace some brick and mortar retail therapy. It is our preferred workout routine after all. And it seems like the British Fashion Council are well aware we aren't the only ones thinking like this. Partnering up with Bicester Village in launching Business of Retail, BFC is creating this project in support of British designers through a tailored programme of business mentorships and commercial opportunities. To celebrate this collaborative project, the best of British designs will be popping up at Bicester...
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  • New Technology Provides Immersive Shopping Experience

    New Technology Provides Immersive Shopping Experience

    1 month ago - By WWD

    For many retailers, improving the customer experience involves simplifying e-commerce to rely on fewer clicks and supplementing text search for the ever-potent, AI-powered visual search feature.
    Whether it be for navigating outfit inspiration, as seen on platforms such as Pinterest and ShopStyle or creating hyper-personalized recommendations, witnessed in Spotify and Netflix, the bottom line is through these technologies, retailers further empower their shoppers and guide purchases.
    In a similar mission, the winner of Digiday's Best Retail Technology award, Syte, aims to provide a...
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  • New Research Reveals Uptick in Clicks-to-Bricks Retail Segment

    1 month ago - By WWD

    Research firm JLL released its latest report detailing the growth of the “clicks-to-bricks” retail segment, revealing that many online-only retailers are expanding by adding numerous physical locations “off the back of their e-commerce success.” Several major online retailers are looking to open up 850 physical stores in the next five years, according to the firm.
    By analyzing the histories and expansion plans of the top 100 digital retailers, JLL found that New York is the top city for pop-ups and first permanent locations. “Marquee markets,” such as Los Angeles or San Francisco, are also...
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