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Welcome. Fontis is WGSN’s innovative new multi-channel digital platform. The result of intensive development work by WGSN and a team of world- class site programmers and designers, Fontis offers tri-level intuitive navigation, market-leading search Here are just 10 of the reasons why: technology and easy access to the 1. Intuitive tri-level navigation service’s unparalleled content, insight and design tools. 2. Pioneering search technology 3. Powerful zoom functionality Fontis is designed to power your creativity and your commercial success. 4. One click, high resolution printing Its cutting edge technology unlocks and downloads the unparalleled value of WGSN’s inspiration, insight and analysis. 5. Perfectly personal: My WGSN Whatever you need is just one click 6. Ultimate catwalk usability away; whether it’s breakthrough consumer insight in WGSN’s Think 7. Interactive City by City maps Tank, real-time catwalk analysis or a 8. Integrated, “must-see” WGSN whole product category universe. Take a decade leading the trend Fontis calendarWELCOME TO forecasting industry, add client feedback 9. Creativity-igniting moodboardsFONTIS from every sector and country, mix 10. Exclusive 12 year archive liberally with the best technologists in the world and you get a solution to fall in love with.
01INTUITIVETRI-LEVELNAVIGATION a b c Fontis’ new tri-level navigation takes you a The top navigation bar moves through the seamlessly through the product life-cycle, stages of the product life-cycle, and will lead you to enables you to dive into a world of specialist sections such as Think Tank, Creative Direction and content, and immerse yourself in eight dedicated Buying & Sourcing inspiration zones. b Navigate by product area in the drop-down menu on the top right-hand side. Access a complete Use the tri-level navigation to access what you world of insight, creativity and action in over 18 need by: specialist product areas and 10 sub-product areas a. Product life-cycle stage c Be inspired by vintage, street shots, celebrity, arts, b. Product category area culture and more from over 105 cities around the c. Inspiration zone world without ever leaving your desktop PANTONE PANTONE PANTONE PANTONE PANTONE 19-3920 TPX 19-2014 TPX 17-1462 TPX 15-1157 TPX 17-5734TPX
a 02 b c d PIONEERING SEARCH TECHNOLOGY Searching has been transformed. Use Fontis’ new pioneering visual-search technology to search for images according to shape, colour and texture across the industry’s only twelve- year archive. To use visual search: a Click on Visual Search in the top right-hand corner of the image b Select a section of the image and click Search c View your results with the most relevant shown as the largest d Continue the inspiration journey by selecting further images from the results and repeating the process Fully unified search runs seamlessly across the whole site, so whether you are searching by text or image you will be certain to get everything you need all in one place. If you are searching by text, simply enter your keyword(s) into the box at the top of the page. This delivers a search-results page with all the latest images and reports related to the keyword(s).
a b c d03Powerful zoomfunctionalityFontis’ powerful zoom allows you to magnify vitaldesign elements – such as stitch and embroiderydetail, prints, patterns and buttons – on imagesacross the site.To use zoom:a Click on an image to launch the photo viewer b Move the cursor around on the left-hand screenand the zoomed-in area will appear on the rightPlus, save the original image so you can go back andzoom at a later date by:c Saving the image to My WGSN by clicking onthe heart icon d Or download it to your desktop by clicking onthe download icon
a b04ONE CLICK, HIGHRESOLUTION PRINTINGAND DOWNLOADSPrinting and downloading from Fontis is easierthan ever. Print fully formatted reports and high-resolution images with just one click.To download a report, CAD, print or graphicsimply click on the download icon. It’s that simple!To print:a Select the image or the page of the report youwant, and then click on the Print icon b To print a whole report (including allsub-sections) click on the download icon for ahigh-resolution PDF for printing, saving or sharing
05 a b c d g PERFECTLY PERSONAL: my wgsn copy 2 items e Save and use images, CADs, graphics and reports in your e Alternatively, save multiple images and reports by personal workspace, My WGSN. As you travel around the multi-selecting what you want to save and drag them into your site, click on the heart icon on any report or image to collection in one easy step save it to My WGSN. f Go back and rename your collections whenever you need to Collect, save and name your inspiration in as many ways and as often by clicking on them and selecting Rename as you would like to: g To print from My WGSN, select the image(s) and/or a Simply go to My WGSN on the top right hand corner of the report(s) you wish to print, and click Print. To print an entire homepage where you will find all your saved images and reports, collection, open that collection, select all images and press Printf which you can organise into named collections b Create a collection by clicking on Create New Collection c Type in the label you wish to apply to your collection d Drag and drop images and reports into any of your labelled collections
a b 06 e c d Ultimate catwalk usabilityFontis’ catwalks coverage offers daily analysis and reportingfrom all the major catwalk capitals within hours of a show – avirtual front seat.This is your one stop shop for all catwalk coverage,covering every city and every product area.a Find the catwalk coverage you are looking for inseconds by clicking on the easy-to-use drop down tabsb Choose to navigate by designer, city or by product areac Delve into seasonal overviews which include detail andbeauty analysisd Zoom into images to check out the smallest detaile Use visual search to find similar images from other catwalksand across the whole site
a b c d07INTERACTIVECITY BY CITY MAPSPlan the most productive and inspiring trip. Fromthe most important shops to hotels, art and culture,Fontis’ 100+ interactive City by City maps will helpyou get the most out of your travel.To map out your upcoming trip:a Go to City by City and choose a city from oneof the featured reports, or from one of the easy-to-use drop down tabs b Once you have selected your city you will begiven an overview of your chosen city complete withmaps, tips on what’s new and practical adviceon travelc All WGSN maps are automaticallypre-populated with WGSN favourites. You cancustomise your maps using the wealth of filtersand search options and Fontis will automaticallygenerate an itinerary which you can print with yourmap d To view more information and access storewebsites, click directly on the map pin or on thestore name in the list below the map Milan Mixing traditional Italian style with modern influences, Milan boasts stunning designer boutiques, innovative concept stores and high-end accessories and interiors stores. Create your bespoke shopping itinerary with Fontis’ customisable map, or scroll down to read our essential city overview.
08a b c INTEGRATED, “MUST-SEE” WGSN FONTIS CALENDAR Track industry events, plan catwalk seasons, WGSN seminars and trade shows and download them directly into your calendar. To use the calendar: a Choose how you want to view the calendar, by either week or month, or as an agenda-style list view b Filter the calendar by event type, such as Catwalks or Trade Shows c Looking for something specific? Search the calendar by event name, type or location Pitti Uomo
09 a b c d e f CREATIVITY-IGNITING Moodboards MOODBOARDS Create a new mood board Throw away your tape, glue and sticky notes. Start saving time and trees. Build the perfect moodboardS/S 11 electronically. Drag, drop, resize and place images, add comments and export your moodboardEdit Print with ease. To design your own moodboard: a Under the Moodboards tab on My WGSN, click on Create a Moodboard b Click on Edit to create your moodboard. Select the collection(s) with the items you wish to use. To place items on the moodboard, simply click, drag and drop c To resize your items, move your mouse over the corners of the images d Push the images back or bring them forward to get the look you desire e Finally, add your own notes by selecting the Note option from the menu f To save your moodboard, click Save and your moodboard will be saved in My WGSN. You can then view it, print it or edit it at a later date
10_EXCLUSIVE12 YEARARCHIVE Reach an industry unique, entirely unparalleled archive of inspiration and insight. Marvel at the depth of our 12 years of articles, reports, CADS, designs and analysis. Fontis gives you exclusive access to Browse By | Inspire Me | Archive 650,000+ pages of content across 18 directories easily searchable by content type and/or year all in one central location. Never has it been easier to access and use over a decade’s history of trends and winning products.