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Welcome to this week's edition of our weekly newsletter!
We've compiled all the important news on the latest and greatest in retail, design, and innovation! In this edition, we focus on updates in tech, design, retail news, and brand highlights.
Outform Strategy Team
As the Lines Blur Between Agencies and Consultancies, New Shops Are Taking a Hybrid Approach. Client demands fuel both competition and collaboration.
Jobs’s work with legendary designer Paul Rand taught him lessons that any designer, client, or entrepreneur should take to heart.
As the sun sets on the SXSW conference for another year, we round up some of the themes that emerged.
Interested in hearing the correlation between design, brand and storytelling? This article is for you! I’m sharing learnings from my favorite interactive panels at SXSW 2018.
Despite being an online player, Glossier sees offine brand activities as a key part of engaging its customer base in the form of pop-up retail stores—with a twist. And it’s continuing its run of unique pop-ups with what may be its tastiest to date.
The retail industry is in a period of change. 50 US retailers filed for bankruptcy in 2017, which was the highest rate since the recession. While some brick-and-mortar stores are scaling back and shutting down locations, others, including some digital-first brands, are expanding. We've highlighted 25 companies that are making the biggest changes to how we shop.
Knowing your audience means understanding their decision-making.
Amazon Everything, a new report by J. Walter Thompson's Innovation Group charts Amazon's impact on consumer behavior and expectations, looking at what the giant retailer is up to now and next.
Nike App at Retail will greet customers like a digital concierge with suggestions and data-driven personalized insights.