PSFK Future of Retail 2015

Corporate trends research and consulting company PSFK recently released their fifth annual Future of Retail report. The comprehensive 110-page analysis explores the multifaceted market of retail including the social, technological and physical forces that influence customer behavior. The report hopes to usher in the next generation of retail experiences by shedding light on strategies and trends that may very well affect the future of the …

Chefday

Have ingredients delivered and cook like a pro at home

In a city notoriously limited on space, many New Yorkers prefer to keep their pantry shelves stocked with bottles of booze over a full run of spices. To play to the sporadic nature of home cooking in the Big Apple, a trio of French friends and entrepreneurs have founded Chefday, a service that conveniently delivers all of the necessary ingredients for making one of their …

The Royal Mansour

Beauty and decadent service at Marrakech’s palatial property

Anyone who books a luxury hotel surely wants the service to adhere to the old adage about being treated like a king, but Marrakech’s decadent Royal Mansour palace—originally intended to serve actual nobility—truly delivers such an experience. Overlooking the historic medina, Marrakech’s chaotic main marketplace, the hotel was personally commissioned by King Mohamed VI of Morocco to allow state guests. Completed in 2010, the perfect …