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Podcast: How Convenience Drives Today's Food Service Experience

In this episode, PSFK researchers explain the current challenges facing quick-service brands, the changing consumer preferences and the progressive trends leading the way with innovative solutions applicable across categories beyond food

Features Health X Tech Startup Thorne Is Filling A Gap For On-Demand, Curated Care

PSFK speaks with CEO Paul Jacobson to learn more about the wellness company's customized at-home health kits and a recent tech-driven NYC pop-up experiential activation to offer an alternative education

Automotive Postmates Partners With Square To Help Restaurants Enable On-Demand Delivery

The partnership aims to answer demand from small business merchants like restaurant owners looking to enable flexible on-demand delivery

Fashion & Apparel Japanese Designer Yuima Nakazato Enables On-Demand Couture

The high-fashion house is partnering with a technology company to integrate "fashion on demand" software into a soon-to-launch store, enabling clothing customization in minutes

Beauty 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

Merchandising & Curation 3den At Hudson Yards Offers Urbanites Pay-Per-Use Respite

The pay-as-you-use spot is a tech-infused, meditative sanctuary where 9-to-5er's can work, shower, nap and more

Delivery & Logistics Drivers Receive 24/7 Roadside Assistance With DTC Digital Platform Urgent.ly

The on-demand digital startup offers drivers round-the-clock access to assistance providers with algorithm-driven software, transparency and end-to-end service.

Loyalty & Membership Tide Launches 'Uber Of Dry Cleaning' Mobile Laundering Service

Procter & Gamble's Tide brand is moving beyond its leading laundry detergent products into direct-to-consumer services with the launch of its on-demand dry cleaning app and franchise

Post Purchase Service & Support Drybar Launches Massage Brand Offering Customers Wellness Services

Squeeze is the blowout service's answer to a lack of mid-priced massage and wellness offers, providing customers with an Uber-esque app that eliminates the need for any in-person transaction to book and pay

Merchandising & Curation Volvo's On-Demand Car Service Will Recommend Vehicles Based On User Scenarios

As urban consumers rethink traditional car ownership, Volvo is moving to provide direct-to-consumer experiences like its own ride-sharing service, allowing a personalized, on-demand offer with its purpose-designed app called M

Advertising NYC Yellow Cabs Are Expanding An Uber Pool-Like Service

The partnership between Curb and Via plans to drive through Queens and Brooklyn

Consumer Goods Consumer As Creator: Exploring The Creation Of Custom Products At Scale

PSFK's Future Of Manufacturing report explores implementing versatility into the production line

Retail How Unmet Expectations Are Killing Your Customer Loyalty

Peter Sena, founder of Digital Surgeons, gives his two cents on why marketers must design experiences that match their consumer’s expectations

Retail 6 Ways To Ensure Your Brand Stays Relevant To The Customer Of The Future

Dan Clay, Lippincott Senior Innovation Associate, identified six shifts that will shape the customer of the future