2009.41 | Well Known Brands, New Ideas

Microsoft has been hatching plans to open stores to rival the Apple Store for some time.  Check out some of the concepts, including wall-size screens and many key attributes in common with an Apple Store.  Not surprisingly, Apple is retaliating by updating their look.

JCPenney, Tiffany & Co. and Macy’s are both pushing new mobile multichannel applications.  A logical step given recent research showing consumers embracing mobile channels.

e_omf_thumbnailIn a move to differentiate itself in the cluttered credit card landscape, Canadian Tire and Canadian Tire Bank have launched the first curved credit card in Canada, while Visa Canada will be launching the first contactless debit card program in Canada.

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