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LIMPID Skis – Logo and Brand Identity

LIMPID Skis – Logo design and rebranding by Paolo Pettigiani.<p>Paolo Pettigiani, a Turin, Italy based photographer and graphic design student has …

Amazon shows off new robot-powered fulfillment center

Some Cyber Monday orders are likely hitching a ride on a Kiva robot, which looks sort of like a hockey puck on steroids, or getting picked up by the …

The Web Is the Real World

In the hollow universe of corporate jargon, tech clichés inspire a particular kind of madness. Invoked broadly, they become absurd. Behold the <i>disruption</i>! The <i>innovation</i>! The <i>surprise and delight</i>! If everyone's failing fast, at some point, isn't everyone just failing?<p>Which is why, when everything …

The 10 Commandments of Typography | DesignMantic: The Design Shop

It is true that the beauty of typography lies in its endless options, convenient variations and its colossal nature and that typography knows no …

4 Essential Considerations to Make the Best of Wide Angle Photography

Sweeping landscapes, beautiful architecture, powerful waterfalls, vanishing points and creative imagery are some of the beautiful views that you can …

This Comprehensive Map Shows Just How Massive Amazon's Global Footprint Is

ChannelAdvisor CEO Scot Wingo published a blog post on Friday (via Re/code) that shows just how many warehouses Amazon has around the world, revealing the exact locations of those warehouses, too.<p>There are four symbols on these interactive maps: Green markers show Amazon's operational fulfillment …

Amazon Deploys Robot Army To Assemble Your Orders

This is only what giant Amazon order-filling robots look like in my imagination. (chinguri)<p>While government regulations are keeping Amazon’s delivery …

Eyal Weizman on understanding politics through architecture, settlements and refuseniks

<b>“We need to remember that some of the most beautiful pieces of architecture, that we all love and we all travel to see, have been military</b> …

Mobile microtargeting

en_GB<p>article<p>Apple launched its microtargeting technology iBeacon into its US stores last week, while a raft of brands are experimenting with tracking …

Retail in 2014: be adaptive, be intelligent and create better experiences

A recent survey by Peer1 Hosting showed that in a poll of 1,000 British adults, "70% would do more of their Christmas shopping online if websites were better". This is quite surprising given everything that has happened in the past year. For example, in October alone, 18.3% of all sales were online …

AmazonFresh vs. supermarket: A hands-on shopping test

CNET's Sharon Vaknin has long hungered to shop for groceries online, and now that AmazonFresh has arrived in San Francisco, she finally can. But how does the experience stack up to a regular supermarket?<p>In 1999, an online grocery-shipping company caught my attention. As a kid who had absolutely no …

What’s In, What’s Out For Digital Retail in 2014

This is the third installment in our series The New Brand Playbook. It is sponsored by Sociomantic, a market leader in driving incremental sales at …

Online shopping gaining traction while spending at retail stores declines

As retailers gear up for the final weekend of holiday selling – in the U.S. it's called Super Saturday – they're counting on shoppers turning out at stores despite forecasts of sleet, rain and snow in parts of Canada and tight-fisted spenders.<p>The tale of the 2013 holiday shopping season is playing …

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As Amazon’s Stock Hits All-Time High, Warehouse Issues Under Scrutiny

If you’re an Amazon investor, you’re happy these days. The company’s stock price surpassed $400 for the first time ever this week, only five months …

Shopping Is What Consumers Do… Not What Analysts Want

A lot of pundits get a lot of mileage (not to mention, verbiage) pitting online retail against in-store retail. And the holiday season, with its …

The Crazy Logistics of Holiday Deliveries, In One Timelapse

Shaker-Inspired Furniture That’s Easily Assembled

Edward Hale has spent years perfecting his line of easily assembled furniture (Remember, we featured his first prototypes a couple of years ago) …