Tag: technology

#LFFTF2017 : When Garments Protect Our Privacy

Even if the garment first function is to protect its wearer, through the ages some new faculty as a social window, allowing to communicate with others about what we really are : our tastes, our humour, our personnality, our identity… Technologies and digitals innovations revolutionnized activity sectors as well as they tranformed the fashion industry. […]

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When fashion questions artificial intelligence

Look Forward gives you a glimpse of the Salon Traffic, the Fédération du prêt-à-porter féminin’s major event. The closing conference, organised in partnership with Showroomprivé.com and moderated by Fabrice Jonas (Modelab), gathered Nicolas Latour (Digital University DDB), Antoine Millien (Fabernovel Innovate), Tony Pinville (Heuritech), Clarisse Reille (Défi), Alicia Birr (Google France), Guillaume Aurine (Salesforce) an […]

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How will tech enhance customer experience in retail?

The alarm keeps ringing in retail. Over 6,955 stores closed in 2017 in the USA, says a Fung Global Retail & Technology report. A pretty bleak state of business, when retail giants keep announcing massive store closures, if not debt restructuring or bankruptcy. Most identify the emergence of e-commerce as the decline factor for brick-and-mortar […]

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Muchaneta Kapfunde on the importance of Slow Fashion and Sustainability

Today we meet Muchaneta Kapfunde, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of FashNerd.com. Muchaneta has strong knowledge of the merger of fashion and technology. Focusing on the evolution of smart fabrics, she has given talks at events like #FashionTech Berlin, Munich Fabric Start and Look Forward. With a flair for online publishing, Muchaneta’s strengths include leadership, brand building and […]

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Meeting with FashionTech artist Benhaz Farahi

You may have come across the piece BodyScape during our Look Forward FashionTech Festival exhibition… Today on the blog, we introduce you to the artist behind this chef-d’oeuvre, and many other: Behnaz Farahi.   “Behnaz, could you tell us more about who you are, what you do and what led you there? I am a […]

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Boxia, the startup that relieves customer services through smart shipping monitoring

Today we meet Ivann and Stephen, founders of Boxia. They share with us post-purchase experiences, customer loyalty improvement views, and their long-lasting friendship !   Ivann and Stephen, the founders What’s the Boxia concept? Boxia is an online platform for e-retailers that allows them to inform their clients about the advancement of their shipping in […]

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Personalized beauty with Wired Beauty

Today we meet Stanislas, founder and CEO of Wired Beauty. He shares with us his approach on beauty, data, skincare and health routines. What is the concept behind Wired Beauty? Wired Beauty’s mission is to contribute further to the customization of dermocosmetic products and routines. Our stance is that in order to better adapt these […]

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VIVATECH THE WORLD’S RENDEZ-VOUS FOR STARTUPS & LEADERS

VivaTech the new technology show makes its great return in Paris, Porte de Versaille for a third edition. VivaTech is the worldwild rendez-vous of startups and innovations, dedicated for startups growth, digital transformation and innovation.  The show will start on the 24 until the 26 of may. VIVATECH, BUSINESS BOOSTER : WITH AND FOR STARTUPS […]

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Second-hand clothing : the new hype ?

French people are still a bit chilly, but startups have taken things in hand: reconnecting with the second hand, rhyming quality and trendiness, all for little financial cost and ecological consciousness. From glasses to children’s clothing, offers explode.   Les lunettes allient style et vintage   “According to a recent study, 100 million unused glasses […]

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Supervan, a new way to deliver voluminous items

Meet Guillaume, founder and CEO of Supervan. Find out what he thinks about big ol’ couches, transportation, and that the future… is tomorrow! Guillaume, the founder What is the Supervan concept? Supervan is an on-demand transportation for sizeable objects. In less than an hour, there is a van and a driver waiting for you on […]

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