Health

Health Interview: Quip Founder On The Journey From DTC Dental Care To Target Shelves

Simon Enever explains how the brand marshaled its strong beginnings as a digital native into sharing shelf space with larger CPG brands in a big-box store, maintaining its commitment to value-added content and services as well as accessibility to compete

Brand Activation & Immersion How Sportswear Brands Like Nike Are Motivating Customers With Dynamic, Community-Focused Fitness

This excerpt from PSFK’s New York Retail Innovation Guide details how leading activewear retailers in the city are investing in community-oriented, personalized and tech-driven engagements to integrate themselves into shoppers' fitness and lifestyle goals

Food & Beverage Danone Caps Font Vella Water With App-Integrated, Reusable Hydration Tracker

The digitally integrated caps are designed to align with consumer values like sustainability and wellness, letting them reuse the top on any water bottle and linking with a hydration-tracking app

Merchandising & Curation CVS 'HealthHUB' Store Concept Checks Customers' Health Stats On-Site

The pharmacy's latest store concept will dedicate more floor space to medical supplies and allow visitors to monitor health stats on-site, part of its promise to improve customer health

Home Parents Can Ask Alexa To Check Their Baby Apps And Devices

As one of the biggest baby gear retailers, Amazon is launching a Baby Skill Activity API, letting parents update baby apps and baby care devices to monitor feedings, changing times, weight and more through voice control

Luxury Interview: How Fleur Marché Converts The CBD-Curious Luxury Customer With Quality And Curation

PSFK speaks to the luxury CBD platform's founders to get a glimpse at how the site differentiates itself in the quickly evolving cannabis retail space, combining consumer needs with CBD's best applications for a curated and quality experience

Beauty Barneys Offers Luxury Shoppers 'High-End' Cannabis Shop

Called The High End, the department store's shop will feature a collection of cannabis-infused and wellness items from chocolate to joints

Retail Hemp Beverage Startup Recess Opens Adult Playground For Stressed Workers

The wellness beverage brand opens a lively popup experience designed to provide a recreational reset for overstressed creatives

Consumer Goods Humankind Lets Shoppers Order Products Like Deodorant In Refillable Containers

The personal hygiene company is reducing plastic waste by providing shoppers with refillable applicators and containers for everyday products like deodorant and shampoo

Loyalty & Membership Aetna And Apple Partnership Offers Members Personalized Health Plans

The direct-to-member experience that merges activity-driven incentives with personalized recommendations will give a free Apple watch to Aetna members who sign up and achieve their goals

Fitness & Sport Equinox Launches SoulCycle Of Treadmills In Response To Running Popularity

Equinox is parlaying the popularity of its cardio-focused Precision Run class into a dedicated gym in Manhattan's flatiron district, aiming to become the next SoulCycle within the category

Packaging & Product Engagement How Brands Like Dirty Lemon Engage Consumers With Immersive Sampling

Innovative, digital-first brands are reaching consumers by offering easy and entertaining ways to sample food and beverage products

Post Purchase Service & Support Walgreens To Offer Customers Affordable On-Site Dental Care

The pharmacy continues to increase its healthcare services, now offering a dental office at a Palatka, FL location designed to appeal to senior citizens and providing everything from cleanings to crowns

Shopper Education & Assistance How Brands Like Betterpath Empower Consumers To Manage Their Data

Health and wellness companies are giving customers more control over their data, incentivizing consumers to release personal information that they themselves can wield to their advantage while also contributing to better products and services