The Innovation Debrief Report

The Innovation Debrief Report

The 50 definitive campaigns and brand case studies of 2019

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The unrelenting pace of modern living means that newness is everywhere – and constant. In a bid to cut through the noise, The Future Laboratory's trends and insights platform LS:N Global curates a daily selection of Need to Know stories, statistics and insights from around the world. 

Focused on five main sectors – Media & Technology, Beauty & Wellness, Food & Drink, Travel & Hospitality and Retail – our editors have brought together The Innovation Debrief, our first report that amalgamates the most read and shared News stories published on LS:N Global so far in 2019. The 50 definitive brand campaigns and case studies featured are those that have inspired, and will continue to inspire, our readers, agencies, brands and designers around the world.

Image credits: Top: Recess, New York


What's inside the report

This report presents innovative brand campaigns, inspiring case studies and essential statistics across the following 10 sections:

: Generation Z Communications

How the language, memes and visual cues used by Generation Z on social media are becoming an indispensable source of inspiration for brands

: Sustainable Living

Meet the brands that are stepping up to support consumers’ growing desire to reduce unnecessary waste across all aspects of their lives.

: Reinvigorated Retail

Discover the most innovative bricks-and-mortar retail spaces of 2019, where curiosity and interactive experiences meet eye-catching surroundings.

: Virtual Fashion

The digital world is becoming a space for new brand activations, in particular for fashion labels that wish to capture consumers’ imaginations.

: Techno-beauty

Find out how technology is equipping beauty brands for a future of responsive products, immediate recommendations and instant new looks.

: Empowered Femininity

Discover the platforms and devices that are providing women with uninhibited wellness knowledge, education and empowerment.

: New Form Foods

This year the food sector is having fun. Explore the latest in creative activations, new product genres, and unusual flavours and presentation.

: Elevated Leisure

From VR to gyms and listening rooms, leisure pursuits are being elevated to new levels through high-spec experiences.

: Beyond Sleep

As the experience economy continues to flourish, hotels and hospitality providers are striving to give guests more than a good night’s sleep.

: Branding Reimagined

Find out how big data, community insights and co-creation are playing a major role in branding and campaigns in 2019.

Image credits: Future of Retail by Victoria Ling for The Future Laboratory, Élever by SeymourpowellFuture of Beauty by Victoria Ling for The Future Laboratory


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Download the report

Are you looking for inspiring global case studies and product innovations to inform your work?

Do you want to be at the forefront of shifts in marketing and brand activations in 2020?

Is your team prepared to challenge and excite both clients and consumers in the year ahead?

Help prepare your business for the changes ahead by downloading The Innovation Debrief Report now.

If you are a LS:N Global member, you can access this report for free on LS:N Global here.

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The Innovation Debrief Report


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LS:N Global Membership

This report is based on research from the News section of our trends intelligence platform, LS:N Global.

Members of LS:N Global gain exclusive access to the daily news, along with in-depth trends, markets and innovations from a range of different industry sectors. Members are also entitled to a exclusive features and benefits, including free access to all of our trends intelligence reports.  

Interested in becoming a member? Explore our LS:N Global Consumer Insights Platform.


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