Foodservice

Brand Activation & Immersion Tokyo Restaurant 3D Prints Sushi Personalized To Guests' Nutritional Needs

A restaurant called Sushi Singularity is slated to open in Japan's capital city in 2020, using analysis of customers' saliva and more to 3D print sushi personalized to their body's needs

Delivery & Logistics Uber Eats Delivers Food Straight To Toronto Airport Travelers

The app delivery service is partnering with Toronto Pearson to let travelers order food from airport restaurants and have it delivered straight to their gate

Analysis How Brands Like Dirty Lemon Engage Consumers With Immersive Sampling

Innovative, digital-first brands are reaching consumers by offering easy and entertaining ways to sample food and beverage products

Consumer Goods Pinterest Surveys Top Searches To Project Food Trends For 2019

Based on top consumer food searches across its platform, Pinterest revealed its projections for trending foods in 2019, showcasing healthy, sustainable meals with unusual ingredients

Features NYRIW Preview: How Roam Fitness Meets Travelers At The Juncture Of Wellness And Convenience

Ahead of an NYRIW panel on New Destinations for Airport Retail, PSFK spoke to ROAM Fitness founder and CMO Cynthia Sandall to learn about how the brand is meeting consumers at the junction of their interest in wellness and their on-the-go lifestyles, enabling fitness maintenance at convenience

Cafe & Restaurant Interview: Neighborhood Goods Is Building A Different Kind Of Department Store For Millennials

Prioritizing community and storytelling over markdowns and sales per square foot, Neighborhood Goods has set out to disrupt retail in Plano, Texas

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel KLM Airlines Is Building Brand Awareness With An ATM, Radio Station And Restaurant

The Dutch airline is marshaling a series of activations in response to consumer insights indicating a lack of awareness in its target market, hoping to drive engagement with interactive and informative community experiences

Automotive Shell's Select Stations Offer Consumers Fresh, Local Food And Beverage

The petrol station plans to open premium locations that cater to consumer demand for higher-quality convenience, featuring locally inspired and freshly prepared food and beverage offerings

Food & Beverage Nestle Offers Consumers DNA Tests And Customized Nutrition Plans As Part Of Health-Focused Brand Revamp

The Swiss company is aligning itself with trends around personalized nutrition, marshaling a wellness program that mixes artificial intelligence, DNA testing and social media food shares to collect data about customers’ health and diet interests

Packaging & Product Engagement Beer Bottles Use Facial Recognition To Talk Back To Consumers

Black Red Ale Beer launched an AR and NFC-enhanced bottle that can generate customized conversations tailored to drinkers' moods and communicate with them based on their facial expressions, reinventing the timeless beer bottle as an interactive experience of its own

Loyalty & Membership Startup Featuring Small Food Brands Helps Users Expand Their Horizons

Yoyo Wallet's payment and loyalty app enables retailers to access consumer data for a more personalized culinary experience, helping support smaller food businesses while also giving users exposure to new brands

Luxury Creating Lifestyle Experiences With Unexpected Travel Partnerships

Travel brands are developing atypical accommodations to attract guests with niche interests and needs

Retail This Salad Machine Will Serve You A Custom Meal In 60 Seconds

Sally the Salad Robot has up to 21 seasonal ingredients and is geared toward offices, cafeterias and other commercial spaces

Advertising Get A Call From A Japanese Fisherman As Your Morning Alarm

Hate early morning wake-ups? Fisherman's Call will let you start your day by chatting with one of the fishermen fishing in the Sanriku coast of Japan