product development

Baby Boomers Gillette Is Making Shaving More Inclusive With A Razor Meant For Caregivers

Gillette TREO is a razor designed specifically to be used by someone else, making it much easier for caregivers to respond to seniors' needs

Brand Activation & Immersion Cannabis Delivery System Omura Caters To Upscale Consumers

The functionality-focused brand allows dosage-controlled cannabis delivery, positioning itself for a wider audience of premium customers

Fashion & Apparel Digital-Native Lingerie Brand Uses AI To Analyze Customer Reviews

Adore Me is applying analysis technology to mine its customer reviews for trends to inform brand and product development

Fitness & Sport Nike Fit Helps Sneaker Customers Find The Perfect Shoe Remotely

Nike is responding to a common consumer pain point of inconsistent shoe sizing with a mobile app customers can implement in-store or at home to scan their feet and assess ideal fit

Analysis How Brands Like Shinola Translate Customer Insight Into Real-Time Product Development

From PSFK's Shopper Data Debrief, here's how contemporary retailers are leveraging shopper opinions in real-time in order to refine their products and services

Design Adidas Commits To Sustainability With 100% Recyclable Shoe

Called The Loop, the fully sustainable sneaker is part of the sportswear retailer's efforts to reduce shoe-making waste, designing a pair of kicks that are "made to be remade"

Packaging & Product Engagement 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

Merchandising & Curation H&M To Make Sustainable And Customized Clothing More Accessible

The clothing brand is collaborating with a Berlin-based tech startup to implement AI that lets customers co-design their wares online

Retail 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 P&G Launches Walmart-Exclusive Razor Brand For Millennial Women

Joy Shave razors are sold exclusively at Walmart stores and on its website, accompanied by a campaign targeting younger, busy women to compete with DTC brands

Health How One CBD Brand Is Expanding Into Women's Lifestyle By Embracing Sleep

Sagely Naturals is strategizing its place in the CBD market, marshaling DTC and wholesale tactics while focusing on expanding in the sleep category to edge out competition

Beauty Superdrug Encourages Beauty Innovation With Brand Incubation Program

The pharmacy retailer is aiming to create products in line with the values of today's consumers by connecting with and supporting innovative beauty startups

Consumer Goods How Brands Like Estée Lauder Spark Innovation With 'Intrapreneurship'

From PSFK's Accelerating Innovation In Retail report, here's how four brands and retailers are doubling down on innovation efforts by empowering employees to share new and creative ideas

Brand Activation & Immersion Shiseido Partners With Alibaba To Reach More Consumers In China

The Japanese cosmetics co is the first to partner with the mega etailer for a dedicated shop, aiming to co-create products like shampoo for exclusive sale through Tmall