Coffeehouse

Cafe & Restaurant Target Offers Store Shoppers Grab-&-Go Food Concept

Select Target locations are slated to offer on-the-go food options in addition to its Starbucks and McDonald's cafes, letting shoppers avoid lines and check out quickly at self-service kiosks

Beauty Op-Ed: PSFK Visits The Retail Development At New York’s Hudson Yards

New York's newest luxury lifestyle development succeeds as a mall, but is that enough for it to be successful?

Brand Activation & Immersion Interview: How Luxury Shoe Brand M.Gemi Uses A Hudson Yards Store To Build Lifetime Customer Relationships

Following the recent opening of a brand new permanent retail space in New York's Hudson Yards development, M.Gemi co-founder Cheryl Kaplan tells PSFK how to build a better customer experience

Analysis PSFK's Must-See Austin Retail Spots For South By Southwest Attendees

As Austin retains its status as retail innovator, PSFK highlights the top spots not to miss while in town for this year's SXSW festival

Food & Beverage Interview: How Panera Bread Uses Intuitive Tech For A Flexible Cafe Experience

The cafe & restaurant brand's VP of digital experience explains how the establishment caters to consumer demand for fast and slow dining, ultimately using technology to enable an end-to-end journey that puts the customer in control and offers greater transparency

Loyalty & Membership WeWork Opens First Hybrid Membership-Free Workspace And Retail Store

The space uses retailing to support WeWork members, featuring products like snacks, apparel, travel items and more created by the We community; a Bluestone Lane cafe; and 100 seats at pay-as-you-go pricing to appeal to new customers

Fashion & Apparel How Brands Like Chanel Reinvent The Store To Make Luxury More Engaging

In the following excerpt from PSFK's 2019 New York Retail Innovation Guide, find out how luxury retailers from Gucci to Ralph Lauren are using digital integrations and immersive installations to communicate the brand’s heritage and craftsmanship and drive engagement

Post Purchase Service & Support Staples Canada Offers Customers Services Like Coworking Spaces

The office supply chain is currently offering a community working space in its downtown Toronto location, increasing the proposition of its physical stores by offering value-added services

Retail Starbucks Reserve's New York Roastery Offers Visitors Immersive Discovery And Exclusive Experience

The Reserve Roastery is the premier NYC destination from the coffee brand, intended for customers to learn about and watch its production methods at two coffee bars or its roastery, try coffee-infused cocktails at its bar, shop apparel merch and much more

Advertising Dunkin' Donuts Pranks Coffee Fans With Espresso Activation

The coffee franchise tested out a pop-up that disguised its new espresso drink as a higher-end product in order to fool foodies, boosting local sales by 60%

Delivery & Logistics NYRIW Preview: How High-End Bicycle Rental Roula Serves The Traveling Cyclist

Ahead of Roula's site tour during New York Retail Innovation Week, CEO Mark Voysey explains how he built a premium bicycle brand around consumer demand for on-the-go fitness, helping provide ultimate efficiency for the traveling cyclist

Packaging & Product Engagement Coffee Drinkers Can Order Their McCafe Delivery Through WeChat

The chain's Shanghai customers can use the messaging app to order food and coffee for delivery, helping the franchise compete with other popular delivery services from Luckin and Starbucks

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Brown University Cafe Accepts Personal Information In Lieu Of Money

Shiru Cafe is a corporate-sponsored coffee shop that takes students' personal information in exchange for free drinks, helping its partners collect data on young consumers

Features How Brands Like Mini Cooper And WeWork Are Elevating The Co-Working Space

Companies are looking for ways to not only create convenient coworking spaces, but also provide members with additional amenities and services that cater to their interests, offering art exhibits, full-service restaurants, fitness studios, wellness programs and more