Advertising Banana Republic Fashion Week Pop-Up Mixes Social And Experiential Commerce

Banana Republic is partnering with Bumble and PopSugar to host a Bumble Hive NYC at its flatiron flagship store, offering visitors a panel with Bumble creative heads amongst the retailer's wares

Design Can Season 2 Top True Detective’s Macabre Advertising Campaign?

We look back at True Detective’s (all too) realistic “evidence boxes”

Innovation McDonald's Happy Meals Now Offer eBooks Instead Of Toys

Through a partnership with the National Literacy Trust, McDonald's is hoping to fortify children's minds.

Retail Jared Schiffman: The Happy (Digital) Medium

Retailers' in-store technology shouldn't overcomplicate the shopping experience.

Technology Google Chrome Extension Searches For Discounts At Checkout

Honey is a browser plugin that finds people any relevant promotions or coupon codes for online retailers with just one click.

Advertising Uniqlo Partners With GIF Artists For Holiday Campaign

The retailer has introduced ‘GIF Box’, an online promotion that offers visitors a festive animation and discount coupons.

Technology Conde Nast Redesigns Magazine Covers To Look Like Windows 8 Start Screen

Glossy promotions will be attached to the front of 14 titles in December, from Wired to Vogue, and Glamour.

Design Gap's ‘Whispering’ Windows Call Out To Passing Customers

To lure customers into their stores, the retailer is testing discreet audio displays that project sound from the window, turning it into a transparent vibration speaker.

Retail Find Daily Deals On The Streets With Groupon's Interactive Kiosks

Passersby can now look for local offers with these public multi-touch screens.

Technology Foursquare To Offer Personalized Coupons [Headlines]

Redesigned app hopes to make social platform profitable; merchants will be able to offer special promotions, which users can purchase by checking-in.

Technology T.G.I. Friday’s App Lets Customers Track Their Tab On Their Phone

The convenient mobile app lets guests pay directly from their phones when they're ready to leave.

Advertising Double-Decker Topshop Bus Takes Shoppers To New Location For Free

To promote its new store in Melbourne, the clothing retailer offers shoppers a convenient ride.

Gaming & Play Wearable Smart Meter Turns Fitness Into A Rewarding Game [Future Of Gaming]

Switch2Health (S2H) offers a simple, wearable technology that keeps track of an individual’s fitness achievements and provides incentives through a scalable platform that rewards healthy behavior.

Gaming & Play Key Trend: Using Gaming To Spread The Word

A number of new niche social networks are attempting to quantify and define online influence, creating a community of active members who can organically grow awareness about new products, promotions and campaigns.