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Brand Activation & Immersion Only Members Can Shop This Exclusive Athletic Apparel Startup

Wone is an invite-only platform that sells leggings and other exclusive apparel to its members, each of which is handpicked by the brand

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services VeganNation Is A Digital Economy Poised To Unite Plant-Based Consumers Worldwide

The comprehensive online platform and marketplace offers social media, ecommerce and even its own form of cryptocurrency, building the infrastructure for a full-fledged digital vegan nation

Beauty A Social Media-Inspired Booking App Is Building A Community Around Beauty

With a user-friendly interface and a focus on empowering women, Beautystack is a startup that's already making waves in the beauty industry

Case Study This Startup Simplifies Online Banking With A Focus On Saving

Moven is a banking alternative that helps consumers cut back on spending, while offering financial advice and a free savings account

Features Food-Sharing Platform Is Decreasing Waste By Connecting Members To Swap Goods

OLIO is a UK-based app that allows neighbors to connect and share food that might otherwise go to waste, run by a team that integrates user feedback into its design

Delivery & Logistics New Online Sneaker Marketplace Makes Buying Custom Kicks Easier

The Custom Movement, a startup sneaker marketplace, allows artists to sell customized shoes, which are categorized by brand and size for easy shopping

Automotive Startup's Bike-Lane Robots Could Help More Retailers Enable Last-Mile Delivery

Refraction AI hopes to help retailers like grocers enable better last-mile delivery service with its pint-size autonomous vehicles, which are small enough to fit on the side of the road, but fast enough to join traffic

Food & Beverage Plant-Based Powder Startup Kencko Aims To Democratize Healthy Living

In response to consumer demand for sustainable, vegan and cruelty-free options, the DTC brand offers fruits-and-veggies-based packets that make meeting daily nutrition quotas accessible and convenient

Consumer Goods Chanel Invests In Boston Silk Startup In Commitment To Sustainability

As the luxury brand continues its efforts to reduce environmental impact, it turns to the new U.S.-based startup Evolved By Nature, which manufactures real silk using an eco-friendly method with the potential to impact the retail, beauty and medical markets at scale

Children How Brands Like IKEA Are Supporting Today's Kids With Self-Care Havens

From PSFK's Back-To-School Deck, here's how two brands are positioning themselves as lifestyle partners for consumers with kid-friendly, wellness-focused products and services

Merchandising & Curation Target Customers Can Browse Shoppable Recipe Guides

Building its reputation a full-service grocery destination, Target is letting customers browse 1 million recipes, build shopping lists and place orders for same-day delivery

Video Corporations Need To Spend Millions After They Buy A Start Up

Start up entrepreneur Robin Liss says that for brands and organizations to innovate they have to keep investing in their acquisitions long after the M&A deals go through  

Retail Ride-Hailing Service Provides Customers With Convenience-Store Amenities

Grab partnered with U.S. startup Cargo to offer a selection of items to passengers during their ride, helping drivers earn extra revenue selling drinks, beauty items, phone chargers and more, while also improving customers' experience

Shopper Marketing & Promotion Tyson Foods Is Using Crowdfunding To Embrace The Startup Mentality

The brand's Innovation Lab is using the crowd-based platform Indiegogo to test a new product that is trying to help mitigate food waste in the industry