While it may seem like retail and technology have seamlessly melded, there is still a large rift between the experiences offered by screens vs. brick & mortar – namely, the absence or presence of personal interaction.

We recently launched a new podcast – OnDesign. We’ve got lots of exciting guests lined up so subscribe on iTunes, Soundcloud or Stitcher to listen on your commute.

Do you ever feel like you’re a slave to your device, rather than the other way around? From smartphones to office space, we explore some examples of human-centric design which prioritise experience over engagement.

We caught up with the prominent DTC thinkers and industry experts who’ll be sharing their experiences at our upcoming Spark Session – Digital Disruption: what brands can gain from going direct-to-consumers. Read on to hear a snap-shot of what they think it takes to be successful in this digital world.