Fashion & Apparel

Fashion & Apparel Retail Trends Playbook Excerpt: How Retailers Like Walmart Empower Employees For Faster Service

Top retailers like H&M, Kohl's and more are marshaling AI-enabled tools that provide in-the-moment access to key data and analytics, streamlining staff communication and optimizing customer service

Beauty Walmart Offers U.S. Shoppers Men's DTC Grooming Products From Across The Pond

Johnny's Chop Shop is expanding stateside, bringing a selection of its men's personal care products to the big-box retailer's stores as well as opening its own flagship in Brooklyn's Williamsburg hood

Brand Activation & Immersion How Stores Like Levi's Times Square Engage Customers With Co-Creation Studios

These three leading retailers are raising the bar in experiential retail by offering shoppers a selection of create-your-own products and services

Advertising Macy's Multichannel Spring Campaign Offers Personal Shopping & Styling Services

The big-box retailer's 'Find More' campaign marshals online and in-store content, curation and personal shopping assistance in conjunction with an overall message about finding individuality through fashion

Automotive How Brands Like BMW Derive Valuable Consumer Data Using Reciprocal Exchange

These four retailers are trading rewards and incentives with shoppers in exchange for shared information and invaluable intelligence

Cafe & Restaurant Singapore's Changi Airport Offers Travelers Experiential Retail And Leisure Complex

The Singapore hub is inviting travelers to dine, shop and stroll through gardens at its Jewel shopping center, joining the trend around travel establishments investing in on-site destinations

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket How Retailers Like Kohls Refresh Their Store With Partnered Shop-In-Shop Merchandising

From PSFK's Store Experience Design Debrief, here's how six companies partnered to enable exciting new products & experiences to drive foot traffic through shop-in-shop, gallery-style store design

Merchandising & Curation For International Women's Day, The Future Of Retail Is Female

PSFK spoke to the organizers of the Wide Awake: A Day For Female Founders conference, plus the female leaders behind Unbound Babes, Birchbox and Eloquii, to glean insights into where a more equal retail landscape is heading

Loyalty & Membership Dior Instagram Followers Can Sport Its Accessories In Augmented Reality

The designer recently launched an AR filter on its Instagram Stories account that allows followers to virtually try on sunglasses and headbands, increasing brand accessibility for key digital-first demographics

Design Adidas Employee Event And Restaurant Campus Offers Flexible Work Environment

The fitness brand is investing in its employees with an innovative and flexible events building called Halftime, encouraging workers to connect, collaborate and relax

Delivery & Logistics Rue21 Offers Shoppers Option To Buy Online, Pick Up In Store

Once a mall mainstay, the struggling retailer is building out its BOPIS capabilities to remain relevant in a climate of new consumer expectations for purchase and delivery

Food & Beverage How Brands Like Walgreens Are Going Phygital With Interactive Store Merchandising

As reported in PSFK's Store Experience Design Debrief, here's how leading retailers are creating phygital store spaces using cutting-edge technology

Retail How Brands Like Eloquii Use Technology To Upgrade Customer-Employee Interactions

Leading retailers are equipping store associates with technology-based assistance like facial recognition and AI to digitally enhance the brick-and-mortar service experience

Packaging & Product Engagement Estee Lauder Partners With Streetwear Brand Kith For Limited-Edition Collection

In what might seem like an unlikely pairing, the streetwear apparel retailer and heritage beauty co are teaming up to tap each other's markets, lending some streetwear cool to a skincare collection