Versace blends fashion and tech in new campaign starring Jennifer Lopez

Actor and entertainer Jennifer Lopez in Versace’s spring summer 2020 campaign wearing that jungle dress and doing Google searches. Image courtesy of Versace Italian fashion label Versace has tapped Jennifer Lopez for its spring summer 2020 campaign with blended elements of fashion and technology as seen in the runway show.

Kering’s Ulysse Nardin is first watchmaker to offer blockchain authentication for all timepieces

Blockchain technology will allow Ulysse Nardin to offer all its customers a digital warranty certificate and paper trail of ownership. Image credit: Ulysse Nardin Kering’s Ulysse Nardin watch brand has become the first to offer a blockchain-backed secured warranty certificate to all customers of its watches.

Is LVMH’s digital transformation working?

Email Print Reprints ARTICLE TOOLS SPONSOR Retail December 24, 2019 Digital is key to LVMH’s retail future as consumer behavior evolves from store shopping to ecommerce, mobile and social. Image credit: Luxury Society, Louis Vuitton By Limei Hoang To read the entire article, please subscribe or sign in Email this Print Reprints Download PDF Share … Read more Is LVMH’s digital transformation working?

Alrosa, No. 1 producer of rough diamonds, offers blockchain transparency for Chinese consumers via WeChat

The Alrosa deal with Everledger, through blockchain-enabled WeChat Mini Program, will bring transparency to the diamond retailing business in China. Image credit: Everledger Alrosa, the world’s leading producer of rough diamonds by carats, has partnered with Everledger on a pilot to introduce blockchain technology in the China market.

What luxury brands can learn from Taobao boutiques

Retail December 16, 2019 An online customer service team does not just answer customer questions — it also works as a personal shopper and micro-influencer, mimicking today’s popular livestreamers in China. Image credit: Nodress Taobao Shop. Illustration: Haitong Zheng/Jing Daily By a Luxury Daily columnist Share your thoughts. Click here

China’s Secoo takes next step with Ultrain in blockchain-led luxury goods authentication

Rixue Li, founder/CEO of Secoo Group, with Juan Cao of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, at the Dec. 11 launch of the Global Luxury Consumption Alliance. Image credit: Secoo Chinese online retailer Secoo Group has formed the Global Luxury Consumption Alliance with Ultrain to use blockchain and artificial intelligence for luxury goods authentication and transactions … Read more China’s Secoo takes next step with Ultrain in blockchain-led luxury goods authentication

The White Company’s Elizabeth White: Luxury Woman to Watch 2020

Luxury Daily annually honors 25 smart women executives who show the potential to make a difference next year in the luxury business. This year’s list features honorees who have set ambitious goals to achieve in a luxury market that, while growing, is also challenged by rapid changes in consumer behavior and technology.

How 4 entrepreneurs are making luxury more private and personal

Wishi connects consumers to personal stylists. Image credit: Wishi NEW YORK – Catering to the changing demands of the luxury business and affluent consumers, a number of startups are tackling issues such as the challenging retail environment, endless ecommerce options and data vulnerabilities. Leveraging experience in their respective fields, three women made the leap from … Read more How 4 entrepreneurs are making luxury more private and personal