Fashion is everywhere. It deals with your lifestyle and ideas and is said to be changing from minute to minute. With the innovation of communication mediums such as television and internet the concept of fashion has emerged at global landscape. And with technological expansion it has reached in the portable, hand held devices like mobile phone and smartphones. The obvious question that appears here is how we can leverage the technology to spread the new ideas and impact the fashion world.
- Fashion Shops – Mobile app to buy the latest fashion stuff online is a popular form of technology application in the fashion industry. Many brands have their own e commerce stores on web as well as mobile apps for their shoppers. Customers can select apparels and other items according to their own preference on size, color, type or price. Generally fashion brands have their stores located in the city areas. If customer wishes to physically try the outfit for checking the looks and fittings, the app can provide the nearest location address and guide the customer to reach their. After successful purchase from the stores, customer can write reviews about the outfit or share it with friends on social media websites. This activity creates a long term relationships with the customers and next time when new lot in the market, the customer gets automatic notifications. More and more number of customers are preferring to buy the stuff online from their mobile devices and this trend is going to continue in future too.
- Store Management – another side of fashion store deals with the shop owner. When a customer orders some apparel or accessory, shop owner must know about its stock status and other related information such as price, discount or offers etc. A mobile app can tell the shop owner about all these vitals and send some alerts to the warehouse or another store. Order management can also be taken care with the help of app until the item reaches in the hands of customer.
- Online Wardrobe and Fashion Designer – Apart from selling fashion stuff, some value added services can be provided to the customers in the form of wardrobe management. This app can guide the customer when buying apparels and accessories online about what is already there in the wardrobe and what is missing. People are generally confused about how to wear the latest fashion garment they have just purchased. The app can also give some tips about carrying the particular apparel at special events. It can also suggest matching it with existing stuff, color combination and making unique impression.
Mobile App Development for fashion industry requires domain expertise and artistic insights. While selecting a company for app development, you must look at their previous work and existing team.