Gore Fabrics, the tech company best known for the Gore-Tex brand, has unveiled a new strategy designed to boost its fashion and lifestyle partnerships. The business hopes to attract the likes of Yeezy and Loewe.
Tommy Hilfiger has won the prize for the Best In-Store Initiative at World Retail Congress in Dubai - granted in recognition of Hilfiger’s path-breaking Fall 2016 TommyNow runway show and global media platform.
The New West End Company has announced plans to transform Bird Street into a fashion and wearable tech hub in partnership with Appear Here and TFL. The project includes sustainable technologies like Pavegen.
The H&M Foundation has awarded the top prize for the second edition of its Global Change Award to the makers of an innovative vegetal leather dubbed "Grape Leather", which is made by using leftovers from winemaking.
Two years after the launch of the Apple Watch, the brand's 3rd generation smartwatch could have a SIM card slot, according to various tech news websites, which would free up the watch from getting online via an iPhone.
Instant messaging app WhatsApp, owned by Facebook Inc, is mulling a foray into digital payment services in India, its first such offering globally, and has advertised to hire a digital transactions lead in the country.