August 22, 2018 — What’s new

Weekly digest

From L’Oréal’s collaboration with Facebook through to American Express’ wearable payment device, we round up five pieces of digital news to have caught our eye this week.

Weekly digest

This week in digital: Red Bull tests Kik’s cryptocurrency rewards app, DoorDash introduces a monthly subscription service and Zara announces plans to ship online orders from stores.

Weekly digest

While Nike opens its newest concept store​, Tito’s Handmade Vodka has created a chatbot that behaves like a virtual bartender — find out more in this week’s roundup of digital news and views.

Weekly digest

This week in digital: Uber partners with in-car commerce startup Cargo, Tommy Hilfiger launches a line of smart chip-enabled clothing, and Walmart tests self-driving cars for grocery pickup.

Weekly digest

Facebook is testing augmented reality ads, while Black Red Ale beer introduces bottle labels that use facial recognition to chat to consumers in this week’s roundup of digital developments.

Weekly digest

From Kroger’s self-driving grocery deliveries to the introduction of ‘Shopfiction’, we round up five pieces of digital news to have caught our eye this week.

Weekly digest

This week in digital: Start Today introduces a size-measuring bodysuit for online shoppers, voice commerce gains momentum, and luxury brands embrace the Chinese multi-purpose app WeChat.

Weekly digest

Marriott Hotels makes use of ‘Alexa for Hospitality’, while Harvey Nichols connects online shoppers with in-store staff in this week’s roundup of digital developments.

Weekly digest

This week in digital: Lush’s “naked” store trials a new AI app, L’Oreal brings beauty expertise to the home with AR, and a closer look at Amazon’s colourful Treasure Trucks.

Weekly digest

While AmEx tests blockchain-based loyalty rewards, Eleme launches a food delivery drone service in Shanghai — find out more in this week’s roundup of digital news and views.

Weekly digest

Our roundup this week explores Walmart’s new members-only concierge shopping service​, and Alibaba’s driverless delivery robot called G Plus.

Weekly digest

In this week’s digital roundup, Amazon lets shoppers watch their packages get delivered in real time, while Hyundai announces plans to introduce in-vehicle payments.