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Fashion Retail Tech: Visual Search 2017

Trends come and go in fashion, and change is a fact of life. One thing that seem set to permanently change the face of online fashion is the rise of visual content and the emergence of “search by image” platforms.

Amazon plans augmented furniture stores

Amazon have been looking at the possibility of furniture and appliance stores, where customers can use Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality as a way to see what products will look like in their homes before they purchase

Amazon buys Souq as it moves into the Middle East

The US ecommerce giant has agreed terms with Souq.com. While details were not disclosed, reports suggest that Amazon beat a bid from Emaar Malls PJSC for $800 million, while Techcrunch suggests a value of £520 million.

Amazon launches feedback extension for Alexa

UK based Rant & Rave, the customer engagement specialists who work with half of the FTSE including Barclays, Sky and easyJet, has developed a customer feedback integration for Amazon Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service.

Tesco expands same-day grocery click and collect

Tesco shoppers who order before 9am can now pick up their groceries from midday onwards. This extends an existing service that sees customers order by 1pm for pick up from 4pm, and will be available from more than 300 sites across the UK, Monday to Saturday. The move comes as more of the supermarket’s shoppers… Read more »