• Shh! Amazon’s new clothing store has secret doors
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    Shh! Amazon’s new clothing store has secret doors

    Amazon Style is now open at The Americana at Brand in Glendale. The store puts a high-tech twist on the typical clothes shopping experience with QR codes and special dressing rooms with secret doors that are key to the entire experience. Let me explain. For starters, the store was bigger than I expected, but it’s actually cut in half. Half of the store is “shoppable,” the other half is where the clothes are stored and employees are busy bringing items to dressing rooms. More on that in a bit. Follow Rich DeMuro on Instagram for more tech news, reviews and cool stuff. There is just one of each item on the floor.…

  • US’ Pinterest to acquire AI-powered shopping platform The Yes
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    US’ Pinterest to acquire AI-powered shopping platform The Yes

    US’ Pinterest is set to acquire The Yes, an AI powered shopping platform for fashion, that enables users to shop a personalised feed based on the user’s active input on brand, style, and size. The team at The Yes has built an extensive fashion taxonomy that uses human expertise and machine learning to power a comprehensive algorithm in fashion. Pinterest believes that The Yes’ leadership, innovative technology, and talented team, combining shopping expertise with fashion industry credibility, will help accelerate Pinterest’s vision for it to be the home of taste-driven shopping, Pinterest said in a press release. US’ Pinterest is set to acquire The Yes, an AI powered…

  • Retail: Pinterest to Acquire Fashion Platform
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    Retail: Pinterest to Acquire Fashion Platform

    Today in retail news, Pinterest inked an agreement to buy eCommerce fashion retailer THE YES for its social media platform, while Walmart announced it is building four new fulfillment centers to improve delivery speeds. Plus, Kohl’s has two new contenders placing bids to buy out the department store retailer, and Grubhub is introducing a new Meals for Deals incentive program in partnership with Street Cred Capital. Kohl’s Gets 2 Competing Takeover Bids Kohl’s has been the recipient of takeover bids from private equity firm Sycamore Partners and Franchise Group, a retail holding company. Sycamore will value the department store chain at around the mid-$50s a share, with Franchise Group offering…

  • Pinterest to Acquire THE YES, an AI Powered Shopping Platform for Fashion –
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    Pinterest to Acquire THE YES, an AI Powered Shopping Platform for Fashion –

    SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pinterest, Inc. (NYSE: PINS) – Today, Pinterest is announcing that it’s signed a definitive agreement to acquire THE YES, an AI powered shopping platform for fashion that enables users to shop a personalized feed based on the user’s active input on brand, style, and size. Pinterest believes that THE YES’s leadership, innovative technology and talented team, combining shopping expertise with fashion industry credibility, will help accelerate Pinterest’s vision for it to be the home of taste-driven shopping. With hundreds of brand merchants on its platform, the team at THE YES has built an extensive fashion taxonomy that uses human expertise and machine learning to power a comprehensive algorithm…

  • 25 Memorial Day 2022 clothing sales worth shopping for right now
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    25 Memorial Day 2022 clothing sales worth shopping for right now

    Memorial Day weekend sales are already in full swing. From savings on mattresses and furniture to deals on beauty favorites, you can find just about anything you’re looking for on sale — including fashion essentials. Related If you’re hoping to revamp your wardrobe on a budget before summer rolls around, you’re in luck. We found discounts as steep as 50% on everything from swimsuits to pajamas from retailers like Levi’s, J.Crew, Target and more. Below, we rounded up a few of those deals that we think are worth checking out right now. To shop this article by category, click on the links below. Amazon Memorial Day clothing sale You can…

  • These 7 Memorial Day Sales Are Fashion Writer-Approved
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    These 7 Memorial Day Sales Are Fashion Writer-Approved

    Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. I’m the kind of person who actively avoids any holiday sales as a survival tactic. The “more is more is more” mantra is something I live by, for better or for worse (mostly worse, if you ask my wallet), and once I start scouring the internet for the best discounts on something like Loewe heels, I can’t stop. Thankfully, it’s also my profession; hopefully more than one person can benefit from my ability to shift through hundreds of thousands of deals and sales…