The umbrella vending machine: from Norway, conquering the wet cities of this world?
Taking commodity marketing to a new level: selling bananas and apples by the piece.
Winning retail concept caters to pre-flight/in-flight and arrival addicts.
Add / Remove A highly successful alternative to traditional coffee makers Huge corporations sometimes manage to be nimble enough to spot shifting demographics and behaviour before trend watchers run with them. Case in point: electronics giant Philips and global consumer goods manufacturer Sara Lee figured out that in most busy families the big, 12-cup, coffee-all-day […]
Sandwiches as a new ‘it’ fast food: Pret A Manger leading the sandwich revolution in Europe , the US and Japan.
A new breed of gift certificates: pre-paid cards tailored to retailers in a specific neighborhood or small town.
Selling branded consumer goods in smaller doses and packages to low-income consumers in Asia: small sizes may mean big profits for Unilever.
Kiosks that digitally print newspapers from around the world. Online meets offline.
A hotel turns its customer-pleasing innovation into a successful sale item.