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Automotive Gridlocked Drivers Can Order Burger King Straight To Their Car

BK's 'Traffic Jam Whopper' service identifies areas congested with traffic and activates billboards to alert drivers to its delivery option

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

Brand Activation & Immersion Los Angeles' Halcyon Hotel Is An Experiential Extension Of A Candle Brand

The hopsitality-meets-candles hotel is a forthcoming concept focusing on mood, scent and storytelling for an immersive boutique experience

Advertising Burger King Creates "Sad Meal" Box For Mental Health Awareness Month

Burger King launched "real meal" boxes for the month of May to promote mental health awareness among consumers and highlight that not every meal has to be 'happy'

Health Interview: DTC Cannabis Brand Feals On Making CBD Approachable For All Consumers

PSFK speaks to one of Feals' co-founders to learn about how the brand diversifies itself in an increasingly crowded space by prioritizing approachability through consumer education and offering a live, human-staffed CBD hotline

Merchandising & Curation Samsung Experience Stores Bring Tech Playgrounds To U.S. Malls

The tech brand's immersive, discovery-led locations let customers try out its expansive product selection to encourage better engagement while also helping malls' business

Delivery & Logistics Walgreens Stores Partner With Narvar To Provide Package Retrieval And Return

The pharmacy is further expanding its brick-and-mortar services to offer store customers package pick up and delivery at 8,000 locations

Loyalty & Membership The Future Of Car Buying And Owning According To Acura Designers

Amidst changing consumer behaviors in a booming sharing economy, vehicle owning will endure, say Acura experts—but will have to be more about a personal connection than A-to-B transportation

Fashion & Apparel Everlane Dedicates New Sub-brand To Carbon-Neutral Sneakers

The DTC retailer aims to offer an eco-friendly alternative to the hype cycle of sneaker culture

Retail Cannabis Brand Dosist Launches First-Ever DTC Boutique

One of California's most prominent cannabis retailers is opening a flagship store focused on consumer education and new-customer conversion

Post Purchase Service & Support Botox Parent Company Lets Patients Book Procedures On-Demand

Appealing to millennial interest in DTC service for minimally invasive procedures, Botox's maker is launching a site and accompanying app to let customers in New York and LA book online

Fitness & Sport Interview: How Ethical Retail Can Create A Positive Feedback Loop

PSFK speaks to the founder of social impact consultancy Conspiracy of Love to learn more about how today's retailers can do good while doing business, integrating purpose into their products and services

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel PAX Partnership Elevates 4/20 And Expands Cannabis' Place In Tourism And Luxury Retail

Portable vaporizer brand PAX is partnering with TAO Los Angeles and the Dream Hollywood hotel to sell and educate on its products in an environment defined by luxury and hospitality

Innovation Experiential Cannabis Now Store Will Sell Customers Cannabis Later

The upcoming brick-and-mortar launch from media outlet Cannabis Now is a non-psychoactive cannabis retail concept that focuses on customer immersion, education and exploration