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August 22, 2018 — What’s new
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Our roundup this week explores Walmart’s new members-only concierge shopping service, and Alibaba’s driverless delivery robot called G Plus.
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.