Weekly digest
Volvo goes electric, Airbnb advocates for diversity at Cannes, and other news and analysis from the week in digital commerce.

1. Snapchat has launched Paperclip, a new feature that allows users to link out to websites. Adweek examines how external links will benefit brands, and give Snapchat one up on Instagram.

2. The Guardian’s Alex Hern takes a look at Chip, a new fintech startup promising to help young people save money and focus their spending on things they really want.

3. Volvo has announced that all its cars will be electric or hybrid from 2019, while Tesla’s sales plateau.

4. Retail Week takes a look at how Superdrug has achieved strong sales across cosmetics, using social media and in store treatments to tailor its beauty offering to younger consumers.

5. And following our Women in Beer event last night, FastCompany reports on Airbnb’s strategy to increase diversity across the board, describing insights shared by CMO Jonathan Mildenhall at Cannes.