Analysis

Analysis The Drive-Thru Beauty Trend Making Cosmetic Procedures Mainstream

These five brands are making medically-enhanced beauty treatments accessible and acceptable

Consumer Goods PSFK Visits EastPack, The East Coast's Leading Packaging Convention

Packaging is undergoing a kind of revolution as consumer habits change, requiring more focus on the environment and on delivery—here's what we found at one of the world's largest packaging expos

Beauty How Brands Like Alibaba Are Using AI To Further Personalize Skincare

From interactive makeup mirrors to selfie-based skin analyses, leading brands based in Asia are bringing expert-led and personalized advice to consumers' fingertips

Features The French Beauty Names Leading The Customization Game With AI Technology

From skin diagnosis tools to skin sensor sticks, top names like L'Oreal and La Roche-Posay are not only finding unique opportunities to implement AI and analytics, but also encouraging consumer adoption at scale

Home Real Estate Names Like Airbnb Are Helping Millennials Buy Homes With Flexible Payment Options

Take a look at how homebuying services are using crowdfunding and other flexible options in order to provide alternatives for a generation that is struggling to afford homes

Fashion & Apparel Jenzy Lets Parents Snap A Photo To Style And Size Kids' Shoes

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck: Retail Trends report, here's how two leading brands are streamlining busy parents' lives with mobile experiences that locate in-store items and use photos to size kids' wares

Brand Activation & Immersion Amazon, Macy's And More Are Building Home Shopper Confidence With Virtual Customization

From PSFK's Digitizing The Homebuying, Browsing & Mortgage Experience report, here's how three brands are using AI, VR and more to provide customers with virtual previews of their future homes, increasing their confidence and driving sales

Millennials Real Estate Companies Like Zillow Are Enabling Painless Virtual Purchasing, From Start To Finish

From PSFK's Digitizing The Homebuying, Browsing & Mortgaging Experience report, here's how today's leading brands in real estate are leveraging virtual tools to make homebuying more efficient

Children Why Brands Like The Wing Are Investing In Childcare To Better Support Millennial Lifestyles

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck: Retail Trends report, here's how two of today's leading brands are now focusing on offers like child-friendly coworking and integrated babysitting functions to support the entire family

Innovation Homebuying Services Like Zillow Are Employing DTC Tactics To Engage Millennial Consumers

Direct-to-consumer selling streamlines the process of selling a home by automating certain steps and removing unnecessary third parties

Design How Brick-And-Mortar Retailers Like Macy's Are Marshaling Popups

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck: Retail Trends report, here's how two retailers are encouraging foot traffic with kid-friendly in-store popups

Retail From Sotheby's To Zillow, Real Estate Companies Are Making Homebuying Immersive With Remote Touring

Here's how four retailers have leveraged mixed reality technology to let customers immerse themselves within a potential new home without ever leaving the couch

Gaming & Play Brands Like Urban Outfitters Are Engaging Gen-Z With Virtual Shopping Events

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck: Retail Trends report, here are two examples of how leading youth brands are using livestream platforms to combine the personal connection of offline retail with the convenience of ecommerce

Loyalty & Membership Why Brands Like Rent the Runway Are Adopting the Access Economy

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck, here's how two companies are adapting to the needs of their customers by renting out their merchandise