BNPL specialist Klarna has rolled out Virtual Shopping, “connecting online shoppers directly with experts in physical stores, through live video and messaging, to provide a highly personalised experience online”.
Coinciding with the launch of its first store on Fifth Avenue, the brand has announced an expansion plan that aims to open 40 points-of-sale in the U.S., set to become one of its top five markets, by 2024.
Tech firm Nexite has announced a new funding injection. It takes its total funding up to $100m for its breakthrough Bluetooth tag and SaaS platform that boosts physical shopping and makes it more e-tail-like.
Superdry CEO Julian Dunkerton talked of making progress when he delivered a full-year/Q4 update on Thursday. And while it clearly has some way to go before it's back to full health, it appears to be on the right track.
UGC is becoming ever more important to the shopping journey and the latest international Shopper Experience Index report shows that “purchase influence has shifted from business-to-consumer, to consumer-to-consumer”.
Coinciding with its store opening on New York's Fifth Avenue on Thursday, May 11, Mango has co-created a collection of NFTs based on artworks by Spanish artists Joan Miró, Antoni Tàpies and Miquel Barceló.
The (Fashion) Minority Report has launched The Hub, a new platform that aims to “connect young, diverse talent with industry-leading brands to enrich inclusivity in the fashion industry and the creative sector”.