LONDON, May 27- When Chris Morton was setting up a fashion e-commerce company five years ago, he spent a lot of time listening to online music service Spotify. While Spotify was an inspiration for Morton, other London- based online retail entrepreneurs, like Farfetch founder and CEO José Neves, are using tricks learned from social media to create fashion...» Read More
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