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Beauty Op-Ed: Why Retailers Must Bring Their In-Store Experiences Back To The Future

Direct-to-consumer brands embrace old-fashioned brick and mortar, meanwhile inspiring legacy retailers to create immersive retail playgrounds that merge curation with technology

Analysis Retail Trends Playbook Excerpt: Understanding Evolving Shopper Expectations

As detailed in PSFK & Microsoft's 2020 Retail Trends Playbook, these four key trends help explain the evolution of shopper expectations today and how brands can meet them

Design PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How A Venture Capital Firm Helps Brands Like Macerich Corner The Market On Next-Gen Omnichannel Retail

Ahead of speaking at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference on January 16, Fifth Wall partner Natalie Bruss shares insight from the firm's unique vantage point as the connective tissue between real estate companies and digitally native vertical brands

Advertising Op-Ed: Millennials Are Ushering In A New Era Of Content Creation

Storyblocks CEO TJ Leonard explores the shifting needs of digitally-savvy young creatives, who are producing more bite-sized content at faster speeds

Automotive Mazda's New Ambitious Design Philosophy Is Meant To Represent Japan

Mazda hopes to use Kodo design to elevate the brand in a premium direction

Interview Why Business Needs To Sharpen Its Peripheral Vision

Duleesha Kulasooriya, Head of Strategy for Deloitte’s Center for the Edge, shared his insights on future-proofing businesses with PSFK

Fashion & Apparel Salomon Creates Custom Running Shoe For Lucy, The First Human

Salomon put 12 years of work into creating running shoes that fit uniquely for any athlete

Delivery & Logistics Is Big Data Killing Innovation? 

The Cambridge Group's Chris Fosdick and Linda Deeken discuss ways to apply Amazon's tactics to retail to achieve business growth

Loyalty & Membership How Data Is Helping Fashion Brands Cater To Customers

PSFK's Fashion Debrief surveys the rise of API apparel, which sees brands leveraging data to design the clothes that their customers want to wear

Health The Origins of Gene Editing: Why Manipulating Genes is Nothing New

Dr. André Choulika, CEO of gene editing company Cellectis, discusses how humanity has been manipulating genes for millennia without realizing it

Gaming & Play How VR Technology Can Improve Our Cognition

PSFK attended the Games For Change Conference to discover how VR can be used to enhance cognition and other parts of ourselves

Entertainment Pop-Up Magazine Is A Blink-And-You’ll-Miss-It Experiment In Storytelling

We interviewed Pop-Up Magazine's co-founder Chas Edwards on what's in store at this year's ephemeral live magazine show

Consumer Goods Connected Product Experts: How Consumer Brands Can Build A Smarter Product

Curt Schacker and Ryan McManus from EVRYTHNG discuss how just-in-time replenishment is creating a new competition for subscription models

Technology PSFK 2017 Speaker Interview: The Power Of Biology In Developing Human Technology

We sat down with Christina Agapakis, Creative Director of Ginkgo Bioworks, who'll be speaking at our PSFK 2017 conference, to discuss positioning biotechnology as the evolution of industrial design