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The world is going through yet another wave of digital disruption, which began almost a decade ago with the invention of the Bitcoin digital currency, followed by blockchain and, more recently, “smart contracts”.

We have begun researching, via featured articles and insights, what Blockchain in Retail and Blockchain in Fashion could mean in the future.

Bitcoin was invented in 2008, followed by Blockchain, which was essentially the realisation that the underlying technology that operated bitcoin could be separated from the currency element and used for all kinds of other inter-organisational cooperation, benefitting from the cryptography (the art of writing or solving codes and puzzles) advancements invented to support bitcoin.

Stay tuned for more information around the potential of Fashion Blockchain.

How Technology Powers Sustainability

Today, frequent contributor Elizabeth Shobert explores how technology can support a sustainable future for fashion. Elizabeth is Director of Marketing & Digital Strategy at StyleSage – an intelligence business, founded on the idea and mission that we can all do better, and that technology has the power to enable smarter decision-making.

Dig.IT4Fashion 2017: The WhichPLM Report

Our CEO has recently returned from Florence, where he attended and presented at Dig.IT4Fashion. Here, he presents his coverage of the event, and shares his thoughts on four roundtable panels: Enterprise 3D, Experience, Blockchain, and Data Intelligence. It isn’t often today to come across a retailer, brand or manufacturer in our industry who doesn’t have […]