Tag: department stores

Stitch Fix IPO: It’s About the Data, not the Fashion- theMarketer, Retail

via Stitch Fix IPO: It’s About the Data, not the Fashion Retailers look to algorithms for personal touch Author: Andria Cheng The fashion industry is in the doldrums, with store closings and bankruptcy filings from department stores and specialty retailers. But there’s one hip fashion that the industry is banking on: data. Consider online personal…

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Glossy 101: The prioritization of personalization

via glossy.co Glossy 101: The prioritization of personalization by Jessica Schiffer In a world of curated feeds and tailored recommendations (see: Facebook and Netflix), today’s consumers have come to expect that all of their experiences will cater directly to their interests. Shopping is no exception, so retailers heading towards an uncertain future are relying on…

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The see-now-buy-now revolution is fizzling- Glossy

via glossy.co by Hilary Milnes The see-now-buy-now revolution is fizzling Fashion’s great see-now-buy-now experiment is beginning to fray. On Monday, Thakoon, a small label based in New York and led by designer Thakoon Panichgul, announced that its business was on “pause,” seven months after moving to a direct-to-consumer, in-season model. Then on Thursday, Tom Ford…

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