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World's First Force Pads
World's First Force Pads
The WRAEK Tactonic Pro Offers 16 Additional Outputs for Gaming
WRAEK launched the WRAEK Tactonic Pro —the world’s first force pad for gamers that functions like a third hand by providing additional output options. The Tactonic pad is activated by push... MORE
Influencer App Releases
Influencer App Releases
weSponsored is Launching a New App to Connect Influencers with Brands
weSponsored, a U.S.-based company, that connects influencers and content creators with brand sponsorships is updating its platform through the launch of its influencer app Tuesday. The new... MORE
Joint-Venture Expansions
Joint-Venture Expansions
Victoria's Secret Sells Minority Stake to Regina Miracle International
Victoria’s Secret announced it intends to sell a minority stake of its business to Regina Miracle International, a Hong Kong-based clothing company, in the first quarter of 2022 following... MORE
E-Commerce Brick-And-Mortar Launches
E-Commerce Brick-And-Mortar Launches
Wayfair to Focus on Retail with Three New Stores in 2022
Wayfair, the online furniture company, announced that it is planning to open three brick-and-mortar stores next year, which will all be located in the state of Massachusetts. The online furniture... MORE
Checkout-Free Technology Startups
Checkout-Free Technology Startups
Zippin Secured Funding to Bring Its Technology to Stores by 2025
Zippin, a checkout-free technology startup, announced that it raised $30 million in Series B funding and has accumulated over $45 million in funding to date. Series B funding has come from several... MORE
Streamlined Loyalty Programs
Streamlined Loyalty Programs
Gap Launched Its New Integrated Rewards Program Across Brands
Gap Inc. announced its new integrated rewards program across the United States and Puerto Rico, which streamlines consumer loyalty across its four major brands, including, Athleta, Banana Republic,... MORE
Digital Strategy Pivots
Digital Strategy Pivots
Crocs Hit Record Highs for Quarterly Revenue Due to DTC and Wholesale
Crocs hit new highs for quarterly revenue for three straight quarters, due in part to its new digital strategy. The shoe brand increased revenue by 93% year over year to a high of $640.8 million.... MORE
Private Label Brands
Private Label Brands
Macy's Launches Its New 'And Now This' Brand for Fashion-Forward Consumers
Macy’s is launching a new private label apparel brand, named And Now This, at a time when the company is reworking its own strategy for merchandise. The company says the new brand is for... MORE
Private Label Skincare Launches
Private Label Skincare Launches
Dollar General Has a New Line with All Items Under Five Dollars
Dollar General launched a new private label skincare line that will be available under its Believe Beauty brand that launched in 2019 to offer affordable products. The line will consist of 11... MORE
AR Advertising Deals
AR Advertising Deals
Brookfield Properties and the Aria Network Will Offer AR Ad Opportunities
Brookfield Properties announced that it is partnering with The Aria Network on augmented reality ad inventory through its retail shopping locations across the United States. The new deal will give... MORE
Retail Distribution Deals
Retail Distribution Deals
Nordstrom Purchased a Minority Stake in Topshop to Expand Partnership
Nordstrom recently acquired a minority stake in Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and HIIT brands, where the investment will help foster growth for the brands globally. The new partnership will also... MORE
E-Commerce Multi-Channel Fulfillment Partnerships
E-Commerce Multi-Channel Fulfillment Partnerships
Amazon is Partnering with BigCommerce
BigCommerce recently integrated with Amazon’s Multi-Channel Fulfillment in order to streamline online order fulfillment for sellers using Amazon’s services. With the agreement, U.S. e-... MORE
E-Commerce Startup Funding Announcements
E-Commerce Startup Funding Announcements
Byrd Raised $19 Million in Funding to Expand Operations
Byrd, the e-commerce startup, announced new funding that will be used to expand its footprint to meet demand and help merchants fill online orders. The e-commerce startup builds software that... MORE
Sustainable DTC Expansions
Sustainable DTC Expansions
Blueland is Expanding into Canada with Its Full Product Lineup
Blueland, the sustainable DTC brand, announced that it will expand into Canada for the remainder of the year and into 2022. The sustainable DTC brand will sell its full lineup of products in Canada,... MORE
DTC Retail Partnerships
DTC Retail Partnerships
Casper is Partnering with Mattress Warehouse to Expand Retail Reach
The DTC mattress brand Casper announced a new retail partnership with Mattress Warehouse, where beginning in July Casper products will be available to consumers in over 60 different Mattress... MORE
AI-Integrated Retail Systems
AI-Integrated Retail Systems
Walmart's New AI System Helps Consumers Make Shopping Substitutions
Walmart has seen an increase of over 95% in customer acceptance of shopping substitutions after the retailer implemented deep learning artificial intelligence for online grocery orders, according to... MORE
DTC Eyewear Public Listings
DTC Eyewear Public Listings
Warby Parker Recently Filed with the SEC Seeking a Public Listing
Warby Parker, the eyewear brand announced that it has filed a draft with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a public listing. Warby Parker said that the public listing is scheduled to... MORE
Sustainable Retail Goals
Sustainable Retail Goals
Target Launches New Sustainability Goals as Part of "Target Forward"
Target revealed a new list of environmental and equity goals that it tries to achieve over the next two decades, with the launch of a new initiative named “Target Forward.” As part of... MORE
Retail Revival Announcements
Retail Revival Announcements
Glossier Announced That the DTC Brand Will Get New Retail Locations
Glossier, the DTC brand, announced that it will step back into the world of brick-and-mortar retail with three new stories this year. The announcement was made by Emily Weiss, the Glossier Chief... MORE
Last-Mile Technology Deals
Last-Mile Technology Deals
Fedex and Nuro Entered into a Multi-Year Autonomous Vehicles Agreement
FedEx announced a deal with Nuro to bolster its last-mile technology with a multi-year and multi-phase agreement, that will have Nuro test autonomous delivery vehicles. Testing for the last-mile... MORE
Digital Retail Investments
Digital Retail Investments
Neiman Marcus Group Acquires Stylyze to Bolster Digital Capabilities
Neiman Marcus Group announced various digital tech investments totalling $500 million over the course of the next three years and will include the acquisition of a cloud-based software-as-a-service... MORE
Retail Remodeling Campaigns
Retail Remodeling Campaigns
Target Released Photos of Updated Stores with More Renovations to Come
Target recently revealed photos of its new updated stores, which are part of the retailer’s promise in March to invest approximately $4 billion in remodelling efforts and improving e-commerce.... MORE
Private Equity Brand Acquisitions
Private Equity Brand Acquisitions
Iconix Brands Will Be Acquired by a Firm Named Lancer Capital
Lancer Capital, a private equity firm, recently agreed to purchase Iconix Brands in a deal worth $585 million, the deal is expected to close before the end of quarter three this year. Iconix... MORE
Regional Retail Distribution Partnerships
Regional Retail Distribution Partnerships
Hudson's Bay Entered into a New Forever 21 Partnership
Hudson’s Bay announced that it is entering into a Forever 21 partnership, where certain Forever 21 will have full-line collections available at certain Hudson’s Bay stores. Under the... MORE
Cloud Gaming Hardware Launches
Cloud Gaming Hardware Launches
Microsoft Will Release New Cloud Gaming Features Later This Year
Microsoft announced that it will launch new dedicated cloud gaming hardware to the PC Xbox app and will focus on giving consumers options to play before they purchase. Microsoft is planning to... MORE
Vaccine Tracking Campaigns
Vaccine Tracking Campaigns
Anheuser-Bush Launched Its New "Let's Grab a Beer, America" Campaign
Anheuser-Bush launched its “Let’s Grab A Beer, America,” campaign closely followings a previous vaccine tracking campaign, where the brand partnered with the White House to support... MORE
Retail Pharmacy Saving Programs
Retail Pharmacy Saving Programs
Walmart Added a New Perk to Its Walmart+ Membership Program
Walmart added a new perk to its Walmart+ membership program, where the retailer will now offer medication discounts to thousands of consumers. The company said that consumers who have a Walmart+... MORE
Retail Nutrition Product Deals
Retail Nutrition Product Deals
GNC Will Expand Its Wholesale Presence with a New Deal with Walmart
GNC announced that it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Walmart that will expand the brand’s wholesale presence by allowing it to sell its products at Walmart locations. With the... MORE
Retail Employee-Focused Apps
Retail Employee-Focused Apps
Walmart Launches Its Me@Walmart App and Gives Devices to Employees
Walmart recently announced its new Me@Walmart app, which is a new workplace platform that will allow associates to schedule their shifts, clock in, and troubleshoot any workplace challenges.... MORE
Inaugural Sports Apparel Launches
Inaugural Sports Apparel Launches
Wilson Sporting Goods Will Expand into Athletic Clothing
Wilson Sporting Goods is releasing a new line of premium athletic clothing named Wilson Sports Wear and it will be available in the United States and China, with new items being launching biweekly.... MORE
Subscription-Based Maintenance Services Startups
Subscription-Based Maintenance Services Startups
Super Raised $50 Million in Funding to Expand
Super, a company offering home repairs and maintenance services through a subscription model, recently raised $50 million in Series C funding from several backers in including Wells Fargo Strategic... MORE
E-Commerce Hiring Expansions
E-Commerce Hiring Expansions
Amazon Will Look to Hire 75,000 for Fulfillment and Logistics Roles
Amazon is undertaking a new hiring push, where the e-commerce giant will look to take on 75,000 fulfillment and logistics workers across facilities in the United States and Canada. Amazon is... MORE
Inaugural Sparkling Water Campaigns
Inaugural Sparkling Water Campaigns
Coca-Cola Launched the First Campaign for Its Aha Water Brand
Coca-Cola launched its inaugural ad campaign for its Aha sparkling water brand, which was created in March 2020 and at the time was the first brand created by Coca-Cola in 10 years. The new... MORE
Parking Space Sensors
Parking Space Sensors
Sidewalk Labs Created a Sensor Named Pebble That Displays Available Parking
Sidewalk Labs, the urban planning arm of Alphabet, created a sensor named Pebble that can leverage live data to improve city parking by displaying available spaces. The new Pobble sensor functions... MORE
E-Commerce Safety Initiatives
E-Commerce Safety Initiatives
Amazon Launched a New U.S. Safety Program Named WorkingWell
Amazon is launching a new workplace health and safety program named WorkingWell across its facilities in the United States with the goal of reducing recordable incident rates by 50% by 2025. The... MORE
Inventory Restricted Retail Strategies
Inventory Restricted Retail Strategies
Under Armor Will Take on a New Inventory Strategy
Under Armour is changing its inventory strategy according to a statement made by CEO and President Patrik Frisks on a previous earnings call.  During the earnings call, Frisks indicated that... MORE

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Half-Sized Snack Campaigns
Half-Sized Snack Campaigns
Kind Snacks Launched a Digital Campaign for Its New 'Mini' Snack Bars
Kind Snacks launched a campaign for its new ‘Mini’ snack bar, which has quickly become one of the companies highest selling items. The campaign recently generated one million views in... MORE
Content-Integrated Family Phone Plans
Content-Integrated Family Phone Plans
T-Mobile Family Plans Will Come with Free Quibi for a Year
T-Mobile recently finished its merger with Sprint, and following this, the company announced that T-Mobile family plans will now be able to receive a free year of Quibi, or a free year of Netflix.... MORE
Mobile Game Advertising Expansions
Mobile Game Advertising Expansions
Snap and Unity Ads Partnered to Increase Mobile Advertising
Unity and Snap entered into an agreement to integrate the platforms, where advertisers on the Snap Audience Network will now be able to access Unity Ads.  The integration of the Snap Audience... MORE
Digital Video Authntication Tools
Digital Video Authntication Tools
The Microsoft Video Authenticator Detects Manipulated Content
Microsoft recently created a software solution that will help people identify instances of manipulated media, which is titled the Microsft Video Authenticator. The Microsoft Video Authenticator tool... MORE
Affordable Smart-Home Product Lines
Affordable Smart-Home Product Lines
Samsung is Expanding its Range of SmartThings Products
The tech giant, Samsung, has added three new products for its SmartThings line. The new products include its SmartThings Cam, the SmartThings Wifi Smart Plug, and the SmartThings Smart Bulb. All... MORE
Charging-Improved Luxury EVs
Charging-Improved Luxury EVs
Jaguar Improved the Charging System and Display for the 2021 I-Pace
Jaguar announced that the 2021 I-Pace will feature a number of improvements, however, the hardware aspects will remain the same. One of the most notable improvements relates to charging, the... MORE
Lunar Lander Design Collaborations
Lunar Lander Design Collaborations
Blue Origin Will Work with Three Companies on Its Spacecraft
Blue Origin has announced that it will collaborate with three different organizations to complete the design of its lunar lander. The announcement was made by Jeff Bezos, the owner of the company.... MORE
Carbon Neutral Airlines
Carbon Neutral Airlines
Delta Shared Plans to Transition Its Operations into Being Carbon Neural
Delta has revealed its goal to become the first-ever carbon-neutral airline. In total the company will use over $1billion USD over a period of 10 years, to offset carbon emissions from the airline.... MORE
Virtual Cooking Services
Virtual Cooking Services
MilkCrate Launches a Virtual Culinary Service with a Professional Chef
MilkCrate, a restaurant based in Edmonton is now offering virtual cooking classes with a professional chef, named Steven Brochu. Additionally, Steven Brochu will pick up all the ingredients, and... MORE
Mobile Audio-Only Streaming Features
Mobile Audio-Only Streaming Features
Netflix Launched Audio Exclusive Features to Its Android App
Netflix is releasing an audio-only feature for the platform’s Android application, which can be used by selecting a “Video Off button” located on the top of the screen. The audio-... MORE
Photo Editing Live Streams
Photo Editing Live Streams
Adobe Will Add Live Streaming Capabilities to Its Creative Cloud Apps
In the future, Adobe will have live streaming capabilities for its Creative Cloud apps. The live streaming capabilities will allow Adobe users to show their work process on different platforms. In... MORE
Online Investing Resources
Online Investing Resources
TD Bank Group Launched a Learning Centre for Investment Education
TD Direct Investing previously launched a Learning Centre, to serve as a hub of educational resources related to investing. The Learning Centre features on-demand video content through the... MORE
Flexible Home Content Insurance
Flexible Home Content Insurance
Brolly Insurance Has Launched Brolly Contents for Personal Items
Brolly, the UK based insurance app, will be launching a new service titled Brolly Contents. Brolly Contents will offer flexible monthly coverage for items that people own. Through the Brolly app,... MORE
Safe Food Delivery Platforms
Safe Food Delivery Platforms
Yelp is Adding Contact-Free Deliveries to Its Android and iOS Apps
Yelp recently added contact-free delivery options to its platform in order to address COVID-19, and the new options were made possible through a partnership with Grubhub. The contact-free delivery... MORE