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Viewpoints By Esteban Garza

Microblog: Consumer Innovation Shout Out: circular.fashion Enables Sustainable Change

circular.fashion aims to eliminate waste in the fashion and textile industries by helping retailers embrace fashion circularity as a pillar of their business.

Microblog: Consumer Innovation Shout Out: Bosch Enables New Generation Security Apps with Open IoT Platform

Bosch has founded Security and Safety Things (SAST), a fully owned but independent start-up currently developing an open IoT ecosystem for the security industry.

Microblog: Consumer Innovation Shout Out: New Balance Uses AI to Identify and Reward Fashion-Forward People

Launched on the first day of New York Fashion Week, New Balance's latest marketing campaign, “Be The Exception”, attempts to reward people going against trends. Described by the American footwear giant as "real time exception spotting", this campaign aims to identify trendsetters by using artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Cherrypick.ai Turns Instagram Comments into Sales for Beauty Brands

Cherrypick.ai provides brands with the means to turn Instagram comments into actionable sales leads.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Tommy Hilfiger Launches New Adaptive Collection

In a time where consumers are vocal in their condemnation of inequality and constantly pushing for inclusion and diversity, fashion brands are slowly adopting a “Design for All” model.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Salvatore Ferragamo Incorporates Orange Fiber

Material innovation transforms orange waste into refined textiles for high fashion.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Burton Designs the World’s Fastest Snowboard Bindings

With Burton Snowboards' new binding system, getting ready to hit the slopes will be easier and faster than ever. 

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: ASOS Launches Visual Search Tool

Thanks to the latest machine learning techniques for image analysis and pattern recognition, it’s getting easier for computers to pull apart a photo and find similar objects within a catalog.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Lego’s New Programmable Kit Hits the Shelves this Summer

Lego's new programmable coding kit will allow fans of all ages to control their creations with an Android or iOS app using a simple drag-and-drop programming system.

Microblog: Retail Innovation Shout Out: Nike Designs the World’s Fastest Running Shoe

Nike wants to enable runners to break the two-hour marathon time barrier.