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Brand Activation & Immersion How Brands Like Reebok Nurture Long-Term Consumer Relationships With VIP Access

These four brands are reinventing traditional loyalty systems by going experience-first with multilayered, personalized and exclusive benefits programs

Consumer Goods Target Expands Loyalty Program To Drive In-Store Traffic

The retailer's latest iteration of its loyalty program emphasizes 1% back for customers on their next trip and offers greater benefits

Beauty Shoppers Can Scan Vegan Beauty Co's Packaging For AR Displays

Lime Crime's mobile platform features augmented reality entertainment, letting customers scan its product packaging and in-store displays for interactive experiences

Food & Beverage Sainsbury's Nectar Loyalty Program Offers Personalized Rewards

Sainsbury's is redesigning its loyalty program to offer targeted rewards as well as greater digital integration for seamless transactions

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

Health Subscription Oral Care Brand Shyn Goes All In On Customization

The DTC toothcare ecomm is fully customizable to each individual customer's needs—and even pairs with Sonicare brushes to enable greater compatibility with consumers' routines

Entertainment Digital P2P Platform Offers Book Access For Literature-Scarce Venezuela

Ongoing humanitarian crises in the South American country inspired an innovative peer-to-peer analog book exchange, helping citizens form networks to access increasingly scarce literature

Fashion & Apparel Digital-Native Lingerie Brand Uses AI To Analyze Customer Reviews

Adore Me is applying analysis technology to mine its customer reviews for trends to inform brand and product development

Loyalty & Membership Interview: L'Oreal On Using Technology To Enable Personalized, At-Home Hair Coloring

The brand leading the next generation of tech x beauty experiences just debuted its Color&Co virtual consultation platform, enabling on-demand personalized hair color advice as well as custom formula blends shipped to home to level up the box customer experience

Home How Retailers Like Cannabis Now Incorporate Education Into The-Brick-And Mortar Experience

From hands-on workshops to expert-led consultations, retailers from Macy's to Wayfair are helping customers discover in interactive and personalized ways

Packaging & Product Engagement Marks & Spencer Aims To Reduce Returns With Fitting Technology

The U.K. retailer partnered with tech co Texel for 3D-scanning technology that lets mobile and store shoppers create digital avatars for perfect fits

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Online Shoppers Can Get Back Their Sales Tax With B&H Credit Card

Released through Synchrony Bank, B&H's Payboo credit card automatically applies a cash-back reward equivalent to the sales tax on all purchases shipped to eligible states

Luxury Luxury E-Tailer Farfetch Gives Customers Credit For Used Handbags

The ecomm's 'Second Life' initiative will take consumers' used designer bags and give them money towards future purchases on its site