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.

This week we look at how Harvey Nichols new store design aims to ‘redefine luxury’, explore how LUSH Cosmetics are planning to become a more mature brand, review some gourmet chocolate packaging and look at maps that react to the weather.