2020-01-17 09:00:04| Fast Company
In Vienna, you have to come to Ikea by foot or bike or transit. (Don’t worry, they’ll deliver your furniture… in an electric van). A typical Ikea store comes with a sprawling parking lot—in Burbank, California, for example, the lot has room for 1,700 cars. But as the company works to shrink its carbon footprint, including the pollution from customers driving to suburban stores, it’s also rethinking parking. A new seven-store building that will house an Ikea store in central Vienna, now under construction, will have zero parking spaces.Read Full Story
2020-01-16 23:57:07| digg
Marc Newsom and the Me Company teamed up to design a Apple retail store concept store.
2020-01-16 12:04:34| BBC News | Business | World Edition
Shoppers can fill their own containers at the store, as the supermarket tries to reduce plastic waste.
2020-01-16 01:01:17| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Shoppers in Middleton will be able to bring containers for cereal, tea and other groceriesThe supermarket chain Asda is joining forces with some of the UKs best-known food and drink brands to create a sustainability store, in the latest drive to find and test new ways to eliminate unnecessary plastic and packaging.From May, its store in Middleton, Leeds, will become the first Asda in the UK where shoppers can fill up their own containers with a range of products, from big brands to own-label coffee and pasta. Continue reading...
2020-01-14 16:00:00| Engadget
The Epic Games Store has faced something of a challenge in capturing the hearts and minds of gamers since its launch in 2018. Its continued insistence on exclusives, plus its relative immaturity compared to the likes of Steam, has seen complaints fro...
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