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Advertising How Walgreens Is Bringing Digital Personalization To IRL Campaigns

Taking targeted advertising to the next level, Pepsi and Walgreens both launched tech-forward campaigns tailored to individual consumers in physical locations

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services ING Bank Introduces Branch Designs Meant To Feel Like Coming Home

The financial giant unveiled new branches in Spain, the Netherlands and Belgium that are designed to provide customers with the comforts of home, including living room-like waiting areas and places for kids to play

Automotive Volkswagen Children’s App Creates Location-Based Interactive Experiences

German Automaker Volkswagen plans to reach parents by appealing to children with a GPS-enabled interactive storytelling app

Delivery & Logistics Automated Manufacturing Enables Local Bike Production For Netherlands Brand

Mokumono Bicycles uses a style of manufacturing that combines automation and robotics to streamline the process and reduce the need for foreign production

Interview Interview: How We Can Shape The Future Thoughtfully

Devon Powers, PhD in media, culture and communication, shares insights from her research on the trends industry, futurism and consumer culture ahead of her talk at PSFK's CXI 2018 conference

Fashion & Apparel German Startup Delivers Curated Outfits Directly To Men's Doors

Using a combination of personal stylists and artificial intelligence, Outfittery aims to address the pain points of shopping for menswear through personalization and convenience

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Co-Living Hybrid Caters Specifically To The Student Lifestyle

The Student Hotel, which caters to international students with housing and communal spaces, is already operating in several European cities and plans to expand to more

Design KLM Installs Seats That Translate Languages In Real-Time Conversation

Dutch airline KLM used Google Cloud Speech to help people traveling through an airport communicate with each other in their own languages

Technology Artist Collective Creates A Digital Organism Of Light In A Dutch Forest

WERC made a digital organism inspired by nature's complex patterns

Automotive Shell's New Power Stations Recharge Electric Vehicles In As Little As Five Minutes

The stations, part of a joint venture with several different car manufactures, will be launching across 10 European countries

Design Reconfigurable Hotel Can Adapt To The Needs Of The City Around It

The (W)ego structure shows a future where the occupants should expect to have to interact with their neighbors to get to their room

Retail A New Bicycle Parking Garage In The Netherlands Is The Largest In The World

Bike parking in Utrecht is such an issue, this massive garage might not be big enough

Fashion & Apparel This Startup Is 3D Printing Glasses That Fit Perfectly To A Wearer's Face

Dutch company Roger Bacon is taking 3D scans of customers' faces to build them perfectly fit eyewear

Syndicated Dutch Service Allows Elderly To 'Hack' Traffic Lights

With sensors and smartphones to make roads more flexible, Tilburg is addressing the question: how can a city become safer for less able residents?