• Target Shines a Spotlight on Fashion Tech

    25 days ago - By WWD

    SYDNEY - Target Corp. is partnering with American fashion tech developer Anina “Net” Trepte on a “Future Jewelry” event at its Internet of Things concept store Target Open House in San Francisco.
    On July 26, Trepte, the founder and chief executive officer of 360 Fashion Network, will stage a wearable-tech fashion show and panel discussion within the store.
    According to a Target rep, the event is the first that Target has hosted in partnership with a vendor specifically about smart jewellery.
    It coincides with the unveiling of a small range of Trepte's products inside the store's “Garage”...
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  • Starbucks to Open First Italian Store in September

    25 days ago - By WWD

    MILAN'S CUP OF JOE: Mark your calendars: Starbucks is about to make its debut in Italy, the country whose world-celebrated coffee culture in the Seventies inspired the American chain's founder Howard Schultz.
    On Sept. 6, the Seattle-based company will host an event in Milan to celebrate the opening of the first Italian Starbucks Reserve Roastery.
    Occupying a 25,833-square-foot space inside a historic building that formerly housed the city's central post office, which overlooks Piazza Cordusio near the Bourse and the Duomo cathedral, Starbucks Reserve Roastery will feature the new store...
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  • 10 Corso Como, Milan's iconic concept store, to open in New York

    10 Corso Como, Milan's iconic concept store, to open in New York

    25 days ago - By Fashion United

    Milan's 10 Corso Como, founded in 1991, is often credited as the precursor of the concept store. With fashion, food, art and design all united under the same roof, the shop named after its address is one of Milan's most iconic landmarks. However, the Italian city soon became too small for the business. After expanding to Seoul, Shanghai, Beijing and Tokyo, 10 Corso Como is about to launch in one more city: New York.
    Set to open its doors on September 6, the store will be located at the up and coming Seaport District. It will occupy the entire first floor of the Fulton Market Building - one...
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