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Automotive Meet The Startup Using Both Automation And Drivers For Last-Mile Delivery

Boxbot, with a fleet of bright, modular delivery trucks, is helping more retailers enable last-mile delivery by providing the flexibility of choosing between human drivers and bots

Cafe & Restaurant Expert Insight: Shipping Local Favorites To Customers Across The Country

PSFK sits down with Goldbelly founder Joe Ariel, whose company is satisfying cravings nationwide with innovative local food delivery that connects customers with regional dishes right from iconic kitchens

Brand Activation & Immersion How Misfits Market Repurposes Ugly Produce To Reach Every Household In America

PSFK sits down with the subscription grocery platform's founder Abhi Ramesh to find out how his startup is transforming the way America accesses produce, and its plans to scale nationally by remaining online-only

Delivery & Logistics U.K. Royal Mail's First-Ever Package Mail Boxes Allow Easy Sending And Returns

The service is debuting its first mail boxes for packages, helping small businesses and vendors send pre-paid orders as well letting online shoppers easily return items

Analysis Interview: How Carvana Is Bringing The Entire Car-Buying Experience Online With Its Vertically Integrated Platform

This ecommerce retailer is helping the automotive category move online, solving for issues like financing, test drives and more for today's digital audience

Consumer Goods Amazon Shoppers Can Return Items Unpackaged At Designated Whole Foods Desk

Amazon is testing shipping and receiving desks at Whole Foods locations to increase its flexibility and convenience for customers

Merchandising & Curation Office Depot & Alibaba Offer U.S. Business Owners Global Market Access

The office supply brand's platform on the etailer's site aims to leverage the former's capabilities and localized connections with the latter's global reach, helping SME's better tap China's ecommerce market

Food & Beverage Tetra Pak's Cubed Design Supports Sustainable And Economic Packaging

As retailers in the food and beverage space increasingly look to provide customers with the lower-cost and eco-friendly products they demand, Tetra Pak offers a stackable, compact, affordable alternative to traditional packaging

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Royal Caribbean Rethinks Cruises For Millennials With Greater Variety And Shorter Trips

Catering to millennials' busy work schedules and love of personalization, the travel brand's shorter trips allow for custom-designed vacations

Design Delivery Company Lets Customers Personalize Packages With AR Messages

Hermes is a Europe-based package co that aims to streamline and personalize the parcel sending and receiving experience with dynamic measuring and messaging

Packaging & Product Engagement UPS Online Fulfillment Solution Helps Small Businesses Process Orders Faster

The eFullfillment systems helps smaller retailers by combining the fast shipping consumers demand with scalable inventory management, storing products and delivering them reliably

Loyalty & Membership Amazon Day Service Lets Prime Members Choose Delivery Date

The etailer's latest feature lets customers choose a day for all of their packages to arrive, helping enhance convenience while reducing packaging waste and pollution from multiple deliveries

Entertainment Virgin Voyages Offers Rock 'n Roll-Inspired, Millennial-Friendly Cruise Experience

Richard Branson's latest vacation attempts to translate the conventional cruise experience for the millennial consumer, marshaling an atmosphere of rebellion and luxury

Interview Interview: How The UPS Store Is Reinventing The Shipping Experience

Catering to a growing number of 'micro small-business' customers and millennials, the company aims to turn shipping into a memorable retail experience, and bring the shipping store into the 21st century