1. Red Bull is one of the latest brands to test Kik’s cryptocurrency rewards app, Kik, within which users collect ‘Kin’ that can later be redeemed for rewards.
2. Digiday shares media and technology company PopSugar’s lessons from launching the pay-by-text service, Must Have It.
3. In a move to further speed up delivery of online orders, global fashion giant Zara announces its plans to start shipping from stores.
4. On-demand restaurant delivery service DoorDash introduces DashPass, a new monthly subscription service for unlimited, free food delivery.
5. Instagram’s sponsored posts increase by 44%, with food and beverage brands accounting for 13% of all global sponsored content production. Mobile Marketer reports.