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Banks, Insurance & Financial Services NYRIW Preview: How A Decentralized Digital Wallet Is Poised To Disrupt Ecommerce

Before partaking in a panel on Retail Tech Strategies for 2019, EVERY CEO and co-founder John Wantz speaks to PSFK about benefiting retailers and shoppers alike with a virtual wallet that empowers shoppers to monetize their own data while enabling brands to foster direct connections with customers

Design PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How A Venture Capital Firm Helps Brands Like Macerich Corner The Market On Next-Gen Omnichannel Retail

Ahead of speaking at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference on January 16, Fifth Wall partner Natalie Bruss shares insight from the firm's unique vantage point as the connective tissue between real estate companies and digitally native vertical brands

Podcast: How A Shopping Platform Drives Commerce With Personal Recs

In this episode, PSFK finds out how MASSE is helping consumers wade through the overabundance of items available online and avoid unreliable reviews by enabling social commerce between friends and family

Loyalty & Membership Singapore Mall Shoppers Receive Rewards For Using WeChat's Cashless Payment Service

One of China's leading mobile payment solutions is partnering with a Singapore mall to promote its cash-free payment feature, targeting younger traveling shoppers to whom the service is particularly appealing

Fashion & Apparel Jeweler Reinvents The Diamond-Buying Experience For Modern Consumers

In an effort to make the traditionally intimidating process of buying jewelry as hassle-free as possible, Vashi allows its clientele to freely browse its products as well as includes them in the production process, providing elevated customization

Brand Activation & Immersion Visa Pop-Up Educates Consumers About Contactless Payment

For the next three weeks, the credit card giant offers Washington, D.C. residents the chance to learn about contactless payment options at its newest Innovation Center

Automotive Ford Offers Shoppers Interactive Showroom Experiences

The manufacturer is making car-buying a more relaxed and enjoyable experience, eliminating the need for sales interactions and instead letting customers browse inventory on digital displays

Food & Beverage Supermarket Tailors Store Experience For Elderly Shoppers

French chain Intermarché is creating a supermarket specifically for older clientele, with in-store services like nutrition advice and assisted shopping that cater directly to their needs

Retail How Virtual Test Drives Are Allowing Better Product Trials

AR apps are changing the way people interact with products they're considering for purchase, offering clearer impressions of what the end-result will be while easing the decision-making process

Delivery & Logistics How Retailers Are Trying To Revitalize Brick-And-Mortar Shopping

PSFK researchers examine how retailers are optimizing customers’ time when visiting stores

Entertainment Airport Pop-Up Combines Both Shopping And Entertainment

Fragrance company Puig unveiled a new stand where travelers can try out new experimental products

Merchandising & Curation Could Mobile's Rise & Desktop's Decline Save Retail, Stop Amazon?

The relative decline of desktop internet shopping could provide new opportunity for stores to engage customers, at the expense of pure-plays

Technology The Mall Of America Built A New Chatbot To Aid Holiday Shoppers

This new chatbot can field questions such as where to find parking, stores, rides and even showtimes at the movie theater

Retail Chrome Extension Helps Shoppers Prevent Impulse Purchases

The Icebox Chrome Extension helps shoppers think about heir the things they buy before going through with it