Innovation

Analysis How Retailers Like Sony Are Making Video Games More Accessible With Borderless Playing

These five examples showcase how video game retailers are leveraging streaming strategies and cloud capabilities in order to offer gamers more opportunities to play

Beauty How Brands Like Tommy Hilfiger Invest In The Future With Innovation Mentorship

From PSFK's Accelerating Innovation In Retail report, here's how today's leading brands are fostering new innovation by creating programs, coalitions and events that support emerging talent

Delivery & Logistics How Brands Like Sephora Are Doubling Their Creative Output With Brand Partnerships

From PSFK's Accelerating Innovation In Retail report, here's how today's leading retailers are fostering a culture of creative growth through collaborative developments

Brand Activation & Immersion How Brands Like Lululemon Invite Customers To Join The Creative Process With Open Beta-Testing

From PSFK's Accelerating Innovation In Retail report, here's how five brands are retaining valuable consumer feedback by giving selected members exclusive access to new products and services

Innovation Experiential Cannabis Now Store Will Sell Customers Cannabis Later

The upcoming brick-and-mortar launch from media outlet Cannabis Now is a non-psychoactive cannabis retail concept that focuses on customer immersion, education and exploration

Features How High-Tech Brands Like Xiaomi Are Making London A Digital Retail Hub

From PSFKs 2019 London Retail Innovation Guide, these four stores and activations are must-sees for tech-loving tourists and Londoners alike

Design Women's Day Roundup: PSFK Highlights Retail's Leading Ladies

This International Women's Day, PSFK is celebrating the female innovators and pioneers making waves in today's world, spanning categories from health & wellness and architecture & design to technology & ecommerce

Interview Interview: IKEA On Collaborating With Innovative Startups To Build Products For A Better World

PSFK speaks to IKEA of Sweden's manager of new business projects to learn about how its Bootcamp program finds and supports startups with the potential to enhance the accessibility and sustainability of the retailer's offerings

Packaging & Product Engagement Five Robotics Companies Driving Retail’s DTC Future

PSFK explores the innovations in robotics and AI that are helping to enable the revolution in direct-to-consumer retail

Post Purchase Service & Support How Brands Like Under Armour Are Enabling Responsive Products

From color-changing fabrics to garments that can answer phone calls, apparel retailers are enhancing how consumers interact with their clothing with wearable technology, enabling useful functions and capabilities

Food & Beverage Consumers Can Cook With Alexa Thanks To Culinary Platform Integration

Amazon has partnered with cooking app SideChef to enable a rich step-by-step kitchen experience for consumers, including voice guidance, photography and video recipe demos on visually-enabled devices

Entertainment YouTube Viewers Can Book Tickets, Vacations And More Directly From Its Ads

The site's recently debuted shoppable advertising platform allows consumers to directly purchase from advertisers, incentivizing brand partnerships with the site as well as generating more revenue for creators

Cafe & Restaurant Remotely-Controlled Robots Let The Physically Disabled Serve Cafe Guests

Dawn ver. Beta Cafe is employing robot waiters that allow employees with physical disabilities to operate them from home

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Amazon's New York Store Will Use Consumer Data To Curate Wares

The e-tailer is marshaling its wide customer base and data-driven consumer insights to create a New York store tailored for the city, reflecting its hottest sellers and trending items in a rotating merchandise selection