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Jordan Speer

Editor-in-Chief

Jordan Speer is Apparel's editor-in-chief. She can be reached at [email protected]

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October 2018

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How is it possible, with so much advanced technology, that we can still not be capturing so much potential?

September 2018

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This week I had the pleasure of being a guest on The Suuchi Podcast, hosted by Lorenzo Gerena. We discussed a wide range of topics, from offshore vs. U.S.
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October 2018

Retailers aren’t just selling products that fit in a box or hang on a hanger.

Global luxury brands and increasingly U.S. companies are recognizing that China's burgeoning marketplace offers a dramatic launch pad for both established and emerging lines.

Collected data from RFID tags gives the company visibility into customer sizing, preferences and product demand by revealing how customers are interacting with an item on the store floor.

From magic mirrors that enable customers virtually try on various outfits, to using AI algorithms to predict future style trends, apparel brands are using new technologies to bring greater automation and personalization to every facet of the shopping

September 2018

Implementing omnichannel operations within the supply chain is no longer a “nice to have” but a “must have.”

The company has become known for its fun color play, its razor-slim fits, its “quiet” details and a focus on getting the right fit before you buy.

Naomi Kaempfer, creative director, art fashion design at Stratasys shares new developments in 3D printing technologies and how they are changing the world of fashion.

For merchandisers, the WMS has improved productivity manyfold, because there is no longer a wait time to find out what products have arrived to the warehouse, and where they are.

Whether or not tariffs will be effective in addressing the long-term policies of foreign governments is anybody’s guess. In the meantime, they are likely to affect your current supply chains. How should you respond? What is your tariff strategy?

With the expansion of channels beyond the brick-and-mortar store, the complexity of order management has grown, and it’s increasingly difficult for an organization to efficiently fulfill and ship orders without the proper technology in place to suppo

Batch-and-blast emails can be designed to be more memorable, and the tools with which to fashion them in this regard are likely at your fingertips.

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