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Analysis 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 Storefront Op-Ed: Five Ecommerce Brands Who Recently Launched Pop-Ups With Storefront

Storefront communications manager Arielle Crane on some of the most successful temporary retail spaces, from brands including Amazon and MM LaFleur

Brand Activation & Immersion Storefront Op-Ed: Three Reasons To Open A B2B Pop-Up Store

Author Allison Hékimian makes the case for using the typical B2C strategy for business relations, explaining the opportunity to establish resource partnerships and reinvent the showroom concept

Consumer Goods Interview: Flamingo's DTC Personal Care Is The Harry's Shaving Experience For Women

General manager of the DTC and wholesale women's razor brand Flamingo explains how she applied experience at Harry's to fill a gap for quality yet affordable shaving among female consumers

Health P&G Launches Walmart-Exclusive Razor Brand For Millennial Women

Joy Shave razors are sold exclusively at Walmart stores and on its website, accompanied by a campaign targeting younger, busy women to compete with DTC brands

Packaging & Product Engagement E-Consignment Platform thredUP Launches Collection To De-Stigmatize Used Clothes

The thrift retailer's newly launched repurposed collection leverages trends in sustainability and exclusive access by encouraging shoppers to reclaim the word 'secondhand'

Features How Brands Like Estée Lauder Spark Innovation With 'Intrapreneurship'

From PSFK's Accelerating Innovation In Retail report, here's how four brands and retailers are doubling down on innovation efforts by empowering employees to share new and creative ideas

Fashion & Apparel Costa Cruises Curates Luxury Onboard Retail For Chinese Travelers

The luxury cruise liner created a retail experience aimed at its Chinese customers who are looking for high-end goods, featuring Bulgari, Salvatore Ferragamo and more

Merchandising & Curation Digital Native Apparel Brand Tests Brick And Mortar At New York's Hudson Yards

Menswear brand Mack Weldon launches an interactive brick-and-mortar outpost as its first venture into physical retail, complete with gaming competitions and discovery-led education

Home Furniture Brand CB2 Launches Store-Only Curated Vintage Collection

The collection of one-of-a-kind, authentic mid-century European furniture and decor is designed to enable exclusivity for Crate & Barrel's millennial-focused brand and drive foot traffic

Interview Interview: How A Circular Shopping Platform Lets Consumers Own The Product, Not The Packaging

Loop's co-founder explains how the sustainable packaging platform works with brands like P&G, Unilever and more to enable ecologically sound consumption patterns with durable containers designed for refill and reuse

Luxury Celine Debuts Brick And Mortar Redesign With Minimalistic New York Flagship

To better align with the aesthetic of its merchandise, Celine is debuting a new store look starting with its New York flagship that emphasizes spacious, high design reminiscent of an art gallery

Retail How Premium Brands Like The RealReal Are Helping Shoppers Express Themselves

In this excerpt from PSFK’s New York Retail Innovation Guide, learn how top retailers in the city are curating their image to reflect the community they reside in, developing new products and opportunities to integrate themselves into customer’s personal lives

Design Interview: How PERCH Helps Retailers Combine The Best Of Physical And Digital

Ahead of his Shoptalk appearance, Trevor Sumner, CEO of Perch Interactive, explains why after retail's non-apocalypse of 2017, the store experience is king again—but with digital integrations that enable optimal discovery, convenience and flexibility