Community

Food & Beverage RXR Realty and Resident partner to offer communal dinners to building residents

Brooklyn developer RXR Realty partnered with the supper club Resident to offer building residents the opportunity to attend communal dinners hosted by live-in chef.

Cafe & Restaurant Roula is both a store and a community hub for cycling enthusiasts

Luxury bike rental service Roula’s flagship location in New York City serves as a gathering space for cycling enthusiasts, with a café to offer pre-ride fuel and a selection of recovery-focused products to help them post-ride. Roula hosts a series of guided rides and events around New York City and beyond. It also offers a bike rental service for hotel guests, which includes a fit specialist to make sure that the bike is dialed into riders’ exact specifications.

Interview PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How To Use Data To Build Connection And Community

Ahead of speaking at our Future of Retail 2020 Conference, Lakshmi Rengarajan talks to PSFK about applying lessons from her work creating genuine connections in online dating to all relationship and community building, personal and professional alike

Retail Lunchclub leverages AI and data to help users foster professional relationships

Startup Lunchclub leverages AI and data to help users foster professional relationships inside specific industries, setting them up for 1:1 meetings with the ideal connections. Each Monday, users receive an email asking them their preferred meeting times and places, then they receive their matches along with personalized introductions twenty-four hours later.

Case Study This Groundbreaking Startup Plans To Build A Garden In Every Back Yard

With a growing consumer interest in wellness, sustainability and coaching startups, Avalow is poised to become a major name in home gardening

Brand Activation & Immersion Marriott's Ryse Is A Connection-Led Luxury Hotel In The Heart Of Seoul

Taking inspiration from the artful Hongdae neighborhood, Ryse Hotel is a new meeting place for Seoul's visiting and local creatives alike

Analysis A Trend To Watch: Yesterday's Tomorrow

For this week, PSFK founder Piers Fawkes looks into the ways retrofuturism is being applied to modern technology, design and innovation

Delivery & Logistics Uber Moments Is Using Dining Experiences To Build Cultural Connections

Uber Eats just launched Moments, offering experiences like five-course meals and cooking classes for customers who want to try something new

Design The New Philly Pod Hotel Offers A Glimpse Into The Future Of Hospitality

With rooms that average just 180 square feet, Pod Hotel Philadelphia courts customers who want to save money and experience something new

Features These Brands Are Emphasizing Cultural Connections Through Travel

Services like Airbnb are making travel feel more authentic and meaningful, providing adventurers with the chance to connect with local culture

Fashion & Apparel B8ta Introduces An Interactive, Social-Focused Store Design Called Forum

The LA-based Forum store will be the first of its kind for the RaaS provider, and will let fashion & lifestyle-focused partners augment the store for their products

Fitness & Sport These Diverse Resources Prove That Camping Is Meant For Everyone

No two campers are exactly alike, and these brands work to provide spaces for people of marginalized identities in the outdoors community

Analysis How These Companies Use Wellness To Transform End-Of-Life Care

By facilitating important conversations around death, these services are revolutionizing the way people think about getting older

Home This Booking Service Transforms Private Back Yards Into Camping Sites

Campspace is a startup that allows consumers to rent private land like back yards for unique outdoor experiences, bringing camping into the 21st Century