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Consumer Goods Interview: Subscription Essentials Service On Enabling Consumers To Shop Their Values

Grove Collective's CEO explains how he identified an unmet consumer need for an easy way to shop sustainable, healthy and environmentally friendly products, and how the company is meeting it with a personalized, subscription-based service

Home IKEA Rental Program Heightens Sustainability And Convenience

The company is pursuing its eco-friendly and affordability goals with a trial rental service in Switzerland, letting customers return used furniture to be refurbished and leased

Automotive Lexus Targets Younger U.S. Drivers With Comprehensive Subscription Plan

To appeal to millennial consumers, the luxury automaker is rolling out a full-service subscription-based program across the U.S. that enables a streamlined yet flexible driving experience

Gaming & Play Toyota Subscription Program Gamifies Service For Car Owners

Members of the Japanese automaker's program Kinto receive redeemable points for being ecologically friendly and driving safely

Delivery & Logistics How Brands Like SnackNation Deliver Curated Discovery Experiences To Offices

Responding to employee demand for health-conscious alternatives, brands are curating subscription boxes that feature a range of options

Loyalty & Membership Furniture Rental Startup Appeals To Millennials With Quality Wares And Value-Added Service

Wallet- and eco-friendly subscription-based company Fernish promises mobile young consumers a better furniture experience, offering free delivery and assembly as well as the ability to swap out items

Fashion & Apparel Rent The Runway Customers Can Shop Its Data-Driven Clothing Line

The rental site's own line is based on consumer data and created in collaboration with a team of designers like Jason Wu, enabling a tightly curated accessible collection that reflects consumer interests

Food & Beverage Brandless Offers Shoppers More Categories And Membership Options

The "brand tax-free" retailer launches premium baby and pet assortments with new price points as well as an optional subscription service, diversifying its inventory while optimizing convenience

Merchandising & Curation Coffee Subscription Startup Sends Members Curated Blend Selections

Trade offers weekly and monthly coffee delivery to help newbies and aficionados alike discover new blends from over 400 brands tailored to their preferences and delivered to their door

Brand Activation & Immersion The New York Times Hopes Alexa Skills Will Win Subscribers

The publication continues to digitize its content, linking up with Amazon's voice AI to enable a daily news briefing, weekly quiz and more for Alexa-enabled devices

Entertainment How Publications Like Vanity Fair Are Using Paywalls To Provide Exclusive Access

Media publications encourage subscription purchasing  by offering in-depth and inciting content behind a paywall

Advertising How Paid Access & Subscriptions Will Replace Publishers' Advertising Revenues By 2022

A new survey predicts the growth of paywall, paid-memberships and subscriptions and how these strategies will replace advertising as the key revenue generator for digital media publishers

Post Purchase Service & Support How Brands Like Volvo Add Meaningful Value To Customers' Lives

Top retailers like Volvo and Alibaba are fostering loyalty by offering services that make them invaluable parts of their customers' lives, launching programs like memberships offering exclusive experiences, rewards and support

Retail Vince's Clothing Rental Service Covers Subscribers' Laundry Costs

Hoping to expand brand awareness and increase accessibility, the high-end apparel retailer launched a rental service including perks like priority delivery, laundry services and heavy discounts for items kept