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Virtual Consumerism

Augmented tools uplevel the purchasing process for modern shoppers

Implications - The application of virtual reality to modern shopping is elevating the way consumers peruse and purchase products. This speaks to larger forces influencing immediacy in both in-store and digital retail. Rendering the process all the more experiential answers a call for a shopping experiences that can compete with the convenience of e-commerce.
Workshop Question - How can your brand use VR-based methods of selling and marketing its offerings?
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VR Shopping Experiences
VR Shopping Experiences
The Kabuki-Pedir Shop is Launching 'VR Shopping with Voice Chat'
KABUKI will soon be offering a new way for Japanese consumers to purchase items at its Kabuki-Pedir shop with a new ‘VR Shopping with Voice Chat’ experience. Consumers will be able to... MORE
Virtual Technology Shops
Virtual Technology Shops
Google's Virtual Shop Simulates its Branded Retail Space in London
In order to mark the opening of the first branded Google store in the world, the tech giant set up a virtual shop for those who can’t make it to the real thing at Currys PC World in London.... MORE
In-Store Sneaker Tours
In-Store Sneaker Tours
Timberland's 'Flex in the City' Introduces an Interactive Adventure
Participating Timberland stores are now offering a new kind of in-store activity called ‘Flex in the City’ that gives visitors the chance to get a first-hand experience of its Sensorflex... MORE
VR Retail-Enabling Platforms
VR Retail-Enabling Platforms
The Sixense 'vRetail' Digital Shopping Platform Immerses Shoppers
With so many brands looking to incorporate more immersive experiences into retail and entertainment markets, the Sixense ‘vRetail’ Digital Shopping Platform is designed to help them do... MORE
VR Vending Machines
VR Vending Machines
The Acure Drink Dispenser Mimics a Store Shelf to Provide Product Info
The Acura drink dispenser is a virtual reality vending machine that is designed with consumer convenience and user experience in mind. The invention was recently set-up in a Japanese metro station... MORE
Virtual Flight Experiences
Virtual Flight Experiences
Stella Artois Presented a VR-Powered Bird's Eye View of Wimbledon
Located within London’s Waterloo Station, a recent VR-powered Stella Artois activation offered the chance to get a literal bird’s eye view of the event. The immersive campaign is a... MORE
play_circle_filled Virtual Reality Shopping Aisles
Virtual Reality Shopping Aisles
Tesco Allows Users to Go Shopping in a Virtual Store
Virtual reality is so prominent that it’s only a matter of time before the bricks and mortar locations are completely replaced by virtual stores. Tesco is the next up to allow shoppers to do a... MORE
VR Shopping Campaigns
VR Shopping Campaigns
Westfield's Future Fashion Project Leverages Augmented Reality
Future Fashion is an ad campaign project that lets shoppers experience the latest spring and summer looks in new ways. Leveraging augmented reality, social media and user-generated curation, Future... MORE
VR Real Estate Platforms
VR Real Estate Platforms
Sotheby's Uses Virtual Reality Software to Sell Luxury Homes
Upscale auction house Sotheby’s is venturing into the world of VR real estate and is now using virtual reality technology to sell its luxury homes. Sotheby’s Internatonal Realty is using... MORE

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