Design

Brand Activation & Immersion McDonald's 'McHive' Is Its Smallest Cafe Dedicated To Supporting The Bees

The chain's smallest-ever restaurant invites bee clientele into its interior, where they can avail themselves of the fully functional hive

Cafe & Restaurant PSFK Tours The Wonder, New York City's Elevated Members' Club For Families

The founders of the design-led club explain how The Wonder goes beyond providing leisure, programming, and work spaces for kids and adults, enriching membership through choice brand partnerships and value-added services

Analysis How Stores Like Nike Are Leveraging The Best Of Experiential Retail With Multi-Purpose Design

From PSFK's Reinventing Retail Through Experience-First Shopping report, here's how two leading brands are employing purposeful experiential retail by engaging customers at every touchpoint throughout the physical store

Health Mount Sinai Offers Sports-Themed Facility To Encourage Male Patient Visits

The establishment is partnering with Man Cave Health to encourage more male patients to complete prostate checkups with a sports bar-like men's health space

Food & Beverage ShopRite's Community-Based Store Concept Offers On-Site Cooking Classes

Prioritizing convenience and improved in-store offerings, the grocery chain invests in customer education, prepared foods and community spaces

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Interview: How This Female-Founded Company Is Applying A Fitness Membership Mindset To Financial Services

PSFK sits down with Shannon McLay, founder of the Financial Gym, for a look inside her strategy for bringing financial services to the masses and improving women's overall financial health

Design World's First 3D-Printed Community Provides Housing For Low-Income Area

An undisclosed community in Latin American is slated to receive a development of 600-800 square-foot houses made possible through tech company ICON's state-of-the-art printer

Post Purchase Service & Support CVS Expands HealthHub Concept With Exercise And Nutrition Services

Pharmacy brand CVS is experimenting with its HealthHub concept, offering nutrition consultations, exercise classes and more in addition to its original medical services

Fashion & Apparel Michael Kors London Store Design Offers Leisurely Shopping Experience

The American designer's latest London store opening is centered around making shopping more personal and leisurely, blending modern and classic aesthetics to create an oasis within the city bustle

Beauty Storefront Op-Ed: Five Ecommerce Brands Who Recently Launched Pop-Ups With Storefront

Storefront communications manager Arielle Crane on some of the most successful temporary retail spaces, from brands including Amazon and MM LaFleur

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Airbnb Enters Luxury Hotel Space With New York Skyscraper Properties

The homesharing app hopes to capture the spend of its millennial demographic as they age into professional travel and increased income with apartment-style suites at Rockefeller Plaza

Consumer Goods Storefront Op-Ed: Three Reasons To Open A B2B Pop-Up Store

Author Allison Hékimian makes the case for using the typical B2C strategy for business relations, explaining the opportunity to establish resource partnerships and reinvent the showroom concept

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket How Top New York Retailers Create Next-Level Service Experiences

As the retail renaissance continues, here's how leading names from Starbucks and Neiman Marcus to Hudson Yards' Vessel are staying on top of the brick-and-mortar game with immersive, personalized, discovery-driven experiences

Merchandising & Curation Getaway Is A Brooklyn Bar For Alcohol-Free Patrons

As consumer behavior around alcohol consumption continues to change, there is a growing need for nightlife experiences that can accommodate non-drinkers, which NYC bar Getaway hopes to meet