Human activities with impact on the environment

Analysis How Brands Like Uber And Microsoft Meet In-Moment Needs With Multimodal Mobility Apps

Detailed in PSFK's Automotive CX Debrief, mobility companies are diversifying their offerings, letting customers switch between options like car sharing, public transportation, bikes and scooters as their needs change

Automotive All-In-One Transit Platform Streamlines Berlin Mobility

Jelbi is Berlin's mobile platform designed to help visitors and Berliners alike navigate the city, including all mobility options from bikesharing to ridehailing and public transit in one place

Delivery & Logistics Future Amazon Customers Can Retrieve Their Packages From Public Buses

In an effort to help bolster public transit in an era of ridesharing as well as increase its last-mile delivery options, Amazon acquired a patent to use public buses as mobile delivery pick-up points

Home By 2025, IKEA Promises To Deliver All Shoppers' Goods Via EVs

Shanghai is the first stop on the retailer's global mission to convert entirely to electric-vehicle delivery, part of its broader goal to significantly reduce its environmental impact

Loyalty & Membership Via Introduces Shuttle Service For Los Angeles Metro Customers

Ridesharing startup Via is offering low-cost rides to and from three LA metro stations in order to increase public transportation engagement

Post Purchase Service & Support UPS Tests Delivery Tricycles To Get City Dwellers Their Packages Faster

UPS' solution to Seattle's traffic problem comes in the form of hybrid tricycle trucks designed to maneuver through the clogged city streets, enhancing the brand's last-mile delivery flexibility

Brand Activation & Immersion BMW Partners With Pop-Up Hotel To Provide Guests With Shuttle Service

The automaker's latest brand activation involves offering a BMW i3 shuttle that provides a luxurious and sustainable transportation option for those staying at Munich's Lovelace hotel, which also doubles as a meeting forum for BMW employees

Automotive Car-Sharing Platform Lets Users Rent Locally Owned Cars By The Hour

With Getaround, vehicle owners can offset ownership costs while those who need a car can easily rent one from their neighbor, helping to reduce congestion and pollution in the meantime

Retail IKEA To Offer Delivery By Solar-Powered Rickshaw At First Indian Location

The retailer is promoting a greener service that aims to combat the country's congested highways as well as pollution, while ensuring reliable product delivery for customers

Design Pop-Up Swimming Pools Convert Urban Areas Into Water Playgrounds

The initiative, created by an organization called Pool Is Cool, is dedicated to providing the residents of Brussels, Belgium with public swimming spaces

Shopper Education & Assistance Dallas Public Transit Riders Can Book Ubers Or Bike-Shares On City Transit App

To decrease the number of cars on the road and encourage people to use public transport, DART is now providing passengers the option of multi-modal trip planning on its mobile application

Shopper Marketing & Promotion DHL Is Offering New Yorkers Free Zero-Emission Rides

The delivery company's eco-friendly ride service is the result of its partnership with Formula E to promote e-mobility in big cities, accessible to users through the DHL Mobility Quest app

Technology Pioneer Of Humanability: Mike Stanley

In an interview with PSFK, working in collaboration with Verizon, Mike Stanley discusses how he is using technology for good in his work with Transit X, creating solar-powered pods that provide an alternative to current methods of public transport, ultimately hoping to curb urban pollution and congestion

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Luxury Building In NYC Has A Facade That Counters Air Pollution

Air-purifying technology is a major component of a new high-rise at 570 Broome in New York's SoHo, which claims to clear pollution as effectively as 500 trees

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