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Automotive Interview: How Turo Is Building A Marketplace For On-Demand Car Sharing

The head of Turo's U.K. team tells PSFK how the platform is poised to fundamentally shift the nature of car ownership, enabling a service it describes as the Airbnb of car-sharing and letting car owners make money on their vehicle's idle time

Delivery & Logistics Gridlocked Drivers Can Order Burger King Straight To Their Car

BK's 'Traffic Jam Whopper' service identifies areas congested with traffic and activates billboards to alert drivers to its delivery option

Cafe & Restaurant Postmates Partners With Square To Help Restaurants Enable On-Demand Delivery

The partnership aims to answer demand from small business merchants like restaurant owners looking to enable flexible on-demand delivery

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Ford Enhances The Ownership Experience With Rewards Program And At-Home Repairs

Ford is aiming to create an ecosystem for customers, further training staff and enabling on-demand repair services alongside launching a loyalty program

Loyalty & Membership Scooter Rental Service Bird Offers Members Monthly Subscription

Looking to enhance the convenience of its environmentally friendly scooter rental to compete with bike and ride shares, Bird will directly deliver to and pick up personal scooters from monthly subscribers

Brand Activation & Immersion Land Rover's Chief Design Officer On Creating A Desirability Connection With Customers

Gerry McGovern discusses the three necessary factors for establishing consumers' emotional connectivity to a vehicle, key to the success in the luxury automotive space

Post Purchase Service & Support Hyundai Owners Can Customize Their Driving Experience Via Mobile Profile

The automaker is helping its electric car drivers customize their ride with a mobile app that lets them select and save preferences for max speed, response times, A/C control and more

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Ford's Self-Braking Shopping Cart Applies Vehicle Tech To Grocery Store Experience

The self-braking grocery cart implements Ford's sensor tech designed for the fast lane that detects people and objects and automatically stops to preempt collisions

Retail Carro Offers Car Renters Subscription-Based Service

Carro launches as Singapore's first-ever subscription-based car service offering a flat monthly fee and flexible ownership options

Automotive Amazon Prime Shoppers Can Receive Deliveries Straight To Their Garage

The mega online retailer's Key for Garage feature lets Prime customers link their account with MyQ's garage security technology to safely let in Amazon deliveries

Luxury The Future Of Car Buying And Owning According To Acura Designers

Amidst changing consumer behaviors in a booming sharing economy, vehicle owning will endure, say Acura experts—but will have to be more about a personal connection than A-to-B transportation

Merchandising & Curation Automotive GPS Platform Waze Is Helping Retailers Anticipate Consumer Needs

The community-driven navigation app launched a proactive shift in strategy that focuses on leveraging data to predict and potentially influence driver needs

Gen Z Automotive CX Briefing Preview: Car Buying And Owning For The Next Generation

Ahead of PSFK's Automotive CX Briefing event this Thursday April 18, Senior Strategist Penn Whaling shares a preview of insights the discussion will offer on innovation in car buying and owning experiences for a DTC landscape and digital-first consumer base

Shopper Marketing & Promotions Westfield Mall Drives Traffic With Free Uber Rides For Shoppers

The mall operator is one of the first establishments to implement Uber Vouchers, a service geared towards venues looking to increase consumer engagement with free transportation