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Your daily fix of new business ideas Springwise and its network of 17,000 spotters scan the globe for smart new business ideas, delivering instant inspiration to entrepreneurial minds. More at www.springwise.com
These summer jeans are embedded with the aroma of fruit
There’s a notion among jeans aficionados that they’re best left unwashed, but this can lead to some slightly funky-smelling pants. To help women stay sweet-scented this summer, Portuguese fashion brand Salsa has introduced its Fragrance Jeans range, which come imbued with fruity smells. READ MORE…
Jeans are made by prison inmates
In the UK there are 85,000 prisoners, but only 10,000 of them are doing valuable work with their time. In order to change this, Gaolhouse Denim is now collaborating with a number of British inmates, giving them meaningful, paid work while also creating premium jeans for consumers. READ MORE…
At UK store, customers offered expert help to repair their jeans
French fashion label A.P.C. has already tapped into the vintage market by customizing and reselling pre-owned versions of its jeans. Now a the Nudie Jeans Repair Shop in London is enabling customers to get discounts on new jeans when they bring in their used pair, as well as featuring equipment to help them repair old jeans. READ MORE…
Womens’ jeans moisturize and reduce cellulite
Quick fixes for weight loss always raise a few eyebrows, and our latest spotting may also fall into that trap. However, jeans manufacturer Wrangler is launching its Denim Spa women’s range, which are lined with moisturizing ingredients that can help reduce cellulite. READ MORE…
Jeans store uses QR codes to make shopping easier for men
We recently wrote about QThru, a system using QR codes to speed up the check-out process. Aimed at men who don’t like shopping, Hointer also uses the technology to break down the traditional retail model and help make clothes shopping pain-free. READ MORE…
Jeans connect to social networks
Festival organisers have already utilized RFID-enabled wristbands to make it easier for music lovers to update their online profiles on-the-go. Bringing this concept into everyday life, Italian jeans brand Replay has created its Social Denim range, which incorporates a device to enable wearers to instantly share their emotions or location. READ MORE…