Louis Vuitton launches its Spring-Summer 2017 collection “Series 6” campaign

Louis Vuitton launches its Spring-Summer 2017 collection “Series 6” campaign Paris, 2017-Jan-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — “Series 6”, the new campaign for the Louis Vuitton Spring-Summer 2017 collection, is set on the storied banks of the Seine. Shot by Bruce Weber, Louis Vuitton muses and favorite faces become modern inspirations for a reimagined Paris. The […]

Belk calls on Southern designers for its fifth annual Southern Designer Showcase

CHARLOTTE, N.C., 2017-Jan-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fashion designers who have a deep connection to the South and want to showcase Modern. Southern. Style. can have their clothes and accessories sold at Belk and on belk.com in spring 2018 if they’re selected as winners in Belk’s fifth annual Southern Designer Showcase. Charlotte-based Belk is […]

Seven artists offer their own takes on the iconic Lady Dior Bag

Seven artists offer their own takes on the iconic Lady Dior Bag   Paris, 2017-Jan-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Seven artists propose seven unique visions of the iconic Lady Dior Bag. Following Marc Quinn in June, Dior invited six more artists to offer their own takes on this timeless piece, transposing their creative universes to […]

Messe Düsseldorf: C-star 2017, April 26 to 28, 2017, Shanghai New International Expo Centre

Dusseldorf, Germany, 2016-Dec-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Unveiling the 2017 Edition of C-star, the Leading Business Platform for Retail Design and Equipment Industries The third edition of C-star – Shanghai’s International Trade Fair for Solutions and Trends all about Retail, to be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from April 26 to […]

TAG Heuer wins award for its reissue of the iconic Heuer Monza chronograph at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie in Geneva

TAG Heuer wins award for its reissue of the iconic Heuer Monza chronograph at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie in Geneva   Geneva, Switzerland, 2016-Nov-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — At the prestigious Grand Prix d’Horlogerie in Geneva, TAG Heuer won an award in the “Revival” category for its reissue of the iconic Heuer Monza chronograph. Time […]

H&M announces Richard Quinn as the winner of H&M Design Award 2017

H&M announces Richard Quinn as the winner of H&M Design Award 2017   STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, 2016-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Yesterday (16 NOV, 2016) in London, Richard Quinn was announced as the winner of the H&M Design Award 2017. Richard, a graduate from Central Saint Martins, was selected from eight international finalists by a jury […]

Chow Tai Fook celebrates the upcoming movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story with new Star WarsTM Collection

Chow Tai Fook celebrates the upcoming movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story with new Star WarsTM Collection   HongKong, 2016-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chow Tai Fook presents the Star WarsTM Collection to celebrate the movie of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story that will hit cinemas soon. The exquisite range of collectible […]

Online-Nachhaltigkeitsbericht der REWE Group gewinnt Red Dot Award 2016

Koln, Deutschland, 2016-Nov-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Der aktuelle REWE Group Online-Nachhaltigkeitsbericht 2013/2014 mit dem Titel „Wir sind mittendrin“ wurde in der Kategorie „Communication Design 2016“ für seine hohe Designqualität mit dem Red Dot Award 2016 ausgezeichnet. Am 4. November wurde der renommierte Preis, um den sich in diesem Jahr Projekte aus 46 Ländern […]

Lowe’s launches new way for customers visualize a completed home improvement project

MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2016-Nov-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lowe’s is giving home improvement customers an entirely new way to see their homes through Lowe’s Vision, one of the first applications using Tango, a Google technology that enables computer vision software on your phone for augmented reality experiences. Using the app and the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, […]

Inditex to sponsor exchange program for China’s Tsinghua SEM University students in Spain

Inditex to sponsor exchange program for China’s Tsinghua SEM University students in Spain   Arteixo, Spain, 2016-Nov-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Inditex will fund grants for students of Tsinghua School of Economics and Management to conduct academic and business exchanges in Spain The Chairman and CEO of Inditex, Pablo Isla, and the Dean of […]

JACK & JONES FOOTWEAR in collaboration with Tuan Le launches two exclusive ‘fusion’ styles sneakers

JACK & JONES FOOTWEAR in collaboration with Tuan Le launches two exclusive ‘fusion’ styles sneakers   BRANDE, Denmark, 2016-Nov-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — This autumn, JACK & JONES FOOTWEAR releases two exclusive ‘fusion’ styles created in collaboration with world-renowned sneaker designer Tuan Le A limited collection of exclusive sneakers created in collaboration between the […]

eBay completes acquisition of visual search technologies pioneer Corrigon Ltd.

eBay completes acquisition of visual search technologies pioneer Corrigon Ltd.   San Jose, California, 2016-Oct-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — UPDATE: eBay has completed the acquisition of Corrigon Ltd., a pioneer of visual search technologies.  Corrigon’s image recognition technology will enhance the eBay shopping experience.  The Corrigon team has joined eBay’s structured data organization and will be […]

Kering and Parsons School of Design launch new design course to measure environmental impact of students’ creations

London, 2016-Oct-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kering and The New School’s Parsons School of Design announced a new collaboration under their long-standing partnership today (27 October 2016), with the launch of a new design curriculum which will leverage the pioneering KERING x PARSONS: EP&L programme pilot and the My EP&L App to measure and better […]

NCR’s SelfServ 91 wins two German Design Awards in “Industry” and “Universal Design” categories

Augsburg, Germany, 2016-Oct-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, has been recognized for its innovative product designs in two categories with the prestigious German Design Award 2017. The German Design Council has chosen NCR’s SelfServ 91 in the cantilever deployment as a winner in the categories “Industry” […]

Zippy launches new Autumn/Winter 2016/2017 collection

Zippy launches new Autumn/Winter 2016/2017 collection   Porto, Portugal, 2016-Oct-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — With the arrival of the colder time of year, Zippy is warming up its stores with the new Autumn/Winter 2016/2017 collection. Bold, original, colourful, fun, noble fabrics, chosen thinking about children’s daily comfort and welfare, domestic fashion and design are just […]

KENZO x H&M made its runway debut at Pier 36 in New York

KENZO x H&M made its runway debut at Pier 36 in New York   STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, 2016-Oct-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Last night (20 OCT, 2016) at Pier 36 in New York, KENZO x H&M made its runway debut with a spectacular show directed by fashion legend Jean-Paul Goude. Guests were invited to experience […]

Lindex launches new ‘Even Better Denim’ styles made out of more sustainable cotton

Lindex launches new ‘Even Better Denim’ styles made out of more sustainable cotton   Sweden, 2016-Oct-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lindex launch their new ‘Even Better Denim’ styles containing post-consumer recycled cotton. The styles represent a new step in Lindex journey towards even more sustainable denim and closing the loop. Lindex new ‘Even Better Denim’ […]

eBay Collective: eBay launches new destination for curated inventory of furniture, antiques, contemporary design and fine art

eBay Collective: eBay launches new destination for curated inventory of furniture, antiques, contemporary design and fine art Media and syndication partnership with Architectural Digest provides inspiration for shoppers. San Jose, California, 2016-Oct-20 — /EPR Retail News/ —Today (Oct 17, 2016), eBay launched a new destination, eBay Collective, an elevated shopping experience to provide interior designers […]

Tommy Hilfiger features internationally renowned tennis star Rafael Nadal for its Fall 2016 Tailored campaign

Tommy Hilfiger features internationally renowned tennis star Rafael Nadal for its Fall 2016 Tailored campaign   LONDON, 2016-Oct-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tommy Hilfiger announces that internationally renowned tennis star and Tommy Hilfiger global brand ambassador, Rafael Nadal, will appear in the Tommy Hilfiger Tailored campaign for Fall 2016. The campaign shows Nadal wearing Tommy […]

IKEA invites children to help create its next soft toy collection with the launch of its Soft annual Toy Drawing Competition

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, 2016-Oct-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA today (10/11/2016) announced the launch of its third annual Soft Toy Drawing Competition, inviting children ages 12 and under* to help create its next soft toy collection. Now through October 30, 2016, children can share drawings of their very own imaginary creatures, with the chance of […]

MAPIC 2016 to unveil latest retail real estate projects by developers and shopping centre owners

Paris, 2016-Oct-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — MAPIC 2016 will unveil a selection of retail real estate projects showcased by more than 2,000 developers and shopping centre owners, giving retailers a unique three-day opportunity to find out about new site locations. Organised by Reed MIDEM, the International Retail Real Estate Market will be held in Cannes […]

H&M Design Award 2016 winner Hannah Jinkins launches capsule collection at selected H&M stores

H&M Design Award 2016 winner Hannah Jinkins launches capsule collection at selected H&M stores   STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, 2016-Oct-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dynamic shapes, utilitarian details and a fresh take on femininity define the capsule collection by H&M Design Award 2016 winner Hannah Jinkins. Hannah has worked closely with the H&M design team since […]

Starbucks announces the opening of its 1,000th LEED-certified store

Starbucks announces the opening of its 1,000th LEED-certified store   Seattle, 2016-Oct-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks reached a milestone with the opening of the company’s 1,000th LEED-certified store today (October 4). In 2008, Starbucks made a commitment to build company-owned stores to meet Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards – a rating system that […]

Shopify acquires Boltmade, Inc., a product design and development consultancy

Waterloo, Canada, 2016-Oct-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SH), the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses, today (Oct 3, 2016) announced it has acquired privately held Boltmade, Inc., a product design and development consultancy based in Waterloo, Ontario. The acquisition of Boltmade will help accelerate the development of the Shopify […]

Van Heusen launches men’s dress shirt designed with adaptive technology that eliminates traditional buttons

Van Heusen launches men’s dress shirt designed with adaptive technology that eliminates traditional buttons   NEW YORK, 2016-Sep-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], the owner of the Van Heusen brand, today (Sep. 27, 2016) announced the launch of the Van Heusen men’s dress shirt designed with MagnaClickTMadaptive technology from MagnaReady LLC that eliminates traditional […]

The Paris city awarded the Jardin d’Acclimatation concession to partnership between LVMH group and Compagnie des Alpes

The Paris city awarded the Jardin d’Acclimatation concession to partnership between LVMH group and Compagnie des Alpes   Paris, 2016-Sep-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Paris city council awarded on September 26th, by a large majority, the Jardin d’Acclimatation concession to an 8020 partnership between the LVMH group, which has been managing it since 1984, […]

Amazon announces expansion of Handmade at Amazon into Europe

SEATTLE, 2016-Sep-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) today (Sep. 22, 2016) announced the expansion of Handmade at Amazon, a store featuring genuinely handmade items crafted and sold directly from European artisans, to its five European local marketplaces. With Handmade at Amazon, customers can discover products from artisans with the familiar Amazon experience they know […]

New report shows that the new American Dream is ‘living life on one’s own terms’

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., 2016-Sep-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — An Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report sponsored by IKEA US shows that the American Dream, which was once outlined by owning a home with a ‘white picket fence,’ having a comfortable amount of money, and ‘keeping up with the Joneses,’ is now transitioning into ‘living life on […]

HSN, Inc. launches an augmented reality design app across its home and lifestyle brands Frontgate and Ballard Designs

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Interactive multichannel retailer HSN, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) announced today (Sept. 16, 2016) the launch of an augmented reality (AR) design app across two of its home and lifestyle brands within the Company’s Cornerstone portfolio – Frontgate and Ballard Designs.  This experiential mobile technology, powered by augmented commerce leader […]