food & beverage

Automotive H-E-B grocery retailer piloted autonomous delivery vehicle that can hold up to 32 orders

Texas-based grocery retailer H-E-B piloted autonomous delivery near its Olmos Park, TX, supermarket with a self-driving vehicle named Newton, which can hold up to 32 orders of varying size.

Retail YND239-20 cafe plunges guests into a cartoon-like experience

Coffee shop YND239-20, whose name is inspired by a serial code, immerses guests in an almost cartoon-like experience. The walls of the café are a graphic black and white color scheme and the furniture—the aesthetic of which incorporates the trompe l’oeil style that cartoons often employ—is designed to fit with the line-drawn feel and create the illusion of being immersed in a comic book.

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

Analysis These South Korean Food Concepts Are Revolutionizing The Restaurant Experience

From voice-activated robot baristas to interiors straight out of a comic book, these restaurants are changing the way people eat

Cafe & Restaurant This Cocktail Brand Might Make The World's Most Spiritual Drink

On-demand beverage brand The Grand Bevy just introduced a program that claims to balance participants' chakras

Brand Activation & Immersion Customers Can Now Order From Brands Like Reebok Through Voice Assistants

With a simple command, customers can now order food, drinks and even clothing from brands that have added support from voice assistants

Beauty PSFK Launches The Seoul Retail Innovation Guide

Retailers in Seoul are employing experiential and interactive elements in their physical stores in order to create next-gen, discovery-driven visits, providing inspiration for brands the world over

Delivery & Logistics Vertical Future Is A High-Tech Farming Startup Making London Greener

U.K.-based startup Vertical Future takes over disused spaces and installs indoor farms, providing a new way to eat sustainably

Food & Beverage 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 IHOP Is Inviting L.A. Loyalty Members To Dine In Its Exclusive Tiny-House Restaurant

The Tiny IHOP Dinner Series lets select MYHOP members enjoy pancakes inside the brand's smallest restaurant, which includes only one booth

Health Ocean Spray On Launching Incubator Brand Atoka To Satisfy Health & Wellness-Focused Consumers

Quenching insatiable millennial and Gen-Z- thirst for wellness-promoting options, the food & bev co-op is debuting the first brand incubated in its Lighthouse program, offering a line of plant-based drink blends designed to revamp its image

Children The Mobile Food Lab Offers Students Fun, Immersive Food Education

Teaching kids the importance of nutrition, the Mobile Food Lab uses a converted school bus to make cooking friendlier and more accessible

Baby Boomers Boomer Consumers Are Transforming Their Diets With The Help Of Brands Like Danone

Not only do today's older consumers have particular nutritional needs—they also are demanding healthier options, and new offers from health-focused food and beverage companies are answering their request

Home Meet The Cookware Co Sharpening Consumers' Kitchen Skills With On-Demand Cooking Coaches

Equal Parts is combining its line of 15 kitchen basics with live help from a group of cooking coaches to build consumers' kitchen confidence and intuition in the age of takeout