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Product innovation

Fortune 500 companies and challenger brands alike rely on NYC based Makeable for innovation consulting, product experience design and prototype development. Our senior UX, product experience and design teams have created some of the world's most loved mobile apps, physical-digital products and digital platforms — many of which you use every day. We created the world's first made-for-the-internet entertainment property for Simon Fuller, the weather app you use every day for The Weather Channel, an eCommerce MPG for American Express, and even a social pasta sauce for Progresso.

We take product to market, not PowerPoint. No wonder we were voted a best digital agency in New York by Awwwards.

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Nickelodeon

From Generation X - Z The Kids Entertainment Network has dared every kid to be a kid. But today, from Minecraft to Block.ly kids are daring to be so much more. It's time to move from just being an entertainment network, to becoming networked entertainment, for every single kid. It's time to start asking questions. Transformational questions like "If Nickelodeon were born today, what would it be?" The answer is coming in 2016.

Nickelodeon

From Generation X - Z The Kids Entertainment Network has dared every kid to be a kid. But today, from Minecraft to Block.ly kids are daring to be so much more. It's time to move from just being an entertainment network, to becoming networked entertainment, for every single kid. It's time to start asking questions. Transformational questions like "If Nickelodeon were born today, what would it be?" The answer is coming in 2016.

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The Weather Channel

Since 2013 Makeable has been tasked with design and leadership work across a number of new product development initiatives for The Weather Channel. We are connecting design to data with a focus on creating greater value for mobile, mobile web, on-line and on-air fans. Our client/agency hybrid approach is at work here powering a productive agile process.

The Weather Channel

Since 2013 Makeable has been tasked with design and leadership work across a number of new product development initiatives for The Weather Channel. We are connecting design to data with a focus on creating greater value for mobile, mobile web, on-line and on-air fans. Our client/agency hybrid approach is at work here powering a productive agile process.

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AKC

Briefed with the task of a complete digital transformation and armed with the tall order of 10x-ing the company revenue over the next 5 years, we made the new American Kennel Club website, mobile app, wearable ecosystem and retail marketplace do everything from aggregate and utilize new types of dog-data to restructure the way the AKC does business online (and with whom). So much so that if you've searched for a AKC breed online lately, there's a good chance we've met.

AKC

Briefed with the task of a complete digital transformation and armed with the tall order of 10x-ing the company revenue over the next 5 years, we made the new American Kennel Club website, mobile app, wearable ecosystem and retail marketplace do everything from aggregate and utilize new types of dog-data to restructure the way the AKC does business online (and with whom). So much so that if you've searched for a AKC breed online lately, there's a good chance we've met.

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Priceline
Priceline

Remember when Priceline invented the travel hack? Unfortunately, a lot of people don't.To stay relevant in an increasingly commodified market, the original travel disruptor needs to innovate once again. How can in-app strategies and new product features be monetized to help Priceline tap into the Millennial's travel budget? Coming soon.

Priceline

Remember when Priceline invented the travel hack? Unfortunately, a lot of people don't.To stay relevant in an increasingly commodified market, the original travel disruptor needs to innovate once again. How can in-app strategies and new product features be monetized to help Priceline tap into the Millennial's travel budget? Coming soon.

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Bloomingdales

In 2015 Bloomingdale's came to Makeable with a growth challenge: help the go-to destination for splurging on yourself become the go-to destination for gifting, especially at the holidays. But where people go to buy gifts today is more competitive than it's ever been. Can we give the gift giver a gift to make gift giving easier than it's ever been? Coming in 2016.

Bloomingdales

In 2015 Bloomingdale's came to Makeable with a growth challenge: help the go-to destination for splurging on yourself become the go-to destination for gifting, especially at the holidays. But where people go to buy gifts today is more competitive than it's ever been. Can we give the gift giver a gift to make gift giving easier than it's ever been? Coming in 2016.

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American Express

Since 2009, American Express has come to Makeable for design & development of their next generation of products, services, brands and programs. From communities of commerce, to digital payment platforms, to membership rewards, we’ve helped the world’s leader in financial services innovation and customer service stay there.

American Express

Since 2009, American Express has come to Makeable for design & development of their next generation of products, services, brands and programs. From communities of commerce, to digital payment platforms, to membership rewards, we’ve helped the world’s leader in financial services innovation and customer service stay there.

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General Mills

The General Mills innovation team engaged us in 2011 to create, develop and launch a product innovation for Progresso, bringing an exciting, social experience to a sleepy category. Working across product, marketing, brand and sales teams, we conceived and brought the “Idea Pantry” to life for a successful market test and roll out.

General Mills

The General Mills innovation team engaged us in 2011 to create, develop and launch a product innovation for Progresso, bringing an exciting, social experience to a sleepy category. Working across product, marketing, brand and sales teams, we conceived and brought the “Idea Pantry” to life for a successful market test and roll out.

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19 Entertainment

Creating a bespoke entertainment property with the creator of American Idol wasn’t easy, but it certainly was energizing. We imagined, designed, built and launched the internet’s first 24/7, live reality 19 Entertainment experience, fully integrated with social media, Hulu, and a next generation digital advertising platform.

19 Entertainment

Creating a bespoke entertainment property with the creator of American Idol wasn’t easy, but it certainly was energizing. We imagined, designed, built and launched the internet’s first 24/7, live reality 19 Entertainment experience, fully integrated with social media, Hulu, and a next generation digital advertising platform.

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Hachette
Hachette

We began working with this global publishing company in 2011 to reimagine the iconic Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations as a product remade for digital and social engagement. From design to launch, we collaborated with Hachette to bring Bartlett’s to life as the friendly, fun and credible app for all things quotable.

Hachette

We began working with this global publishing company in 2011 to reimagine the iconic Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations as a product remade for digital and social engagement. From design to launch, we collaborated with Hachette to bring Bartlett’s to life as the friendly, fun and credible app for all things quotable.

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Business innovation

Some of the word's largest companies, venture-backed start-ups and top product developers come to Makeable for opportunity analysis, strategic guidance, UX design, rapid prototyping and technology development of their most pressing business innovation needs. From our TriBeCa, NYC headquarters we defined a ground breaking UX and business model for Jet.com, created Piol, a make-to-measure dress company, YogaSmoga, a disruptive yoga apparel company, and even trail-blazed new markets in publishing with Penguin Random House — all with digital business strategies at the center.

Is your digital agency stuck making websites? Makeable is digital innovation for commercial impact.

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Jet.com

When Marc Lore left Diapers.com to take on Amazon he came to none other than yours truly. Makeable imagined and made Jet.com a UX model and functional prototype of the future of online retail, and $225mm in successful funding later they were fit to take online retail to the next level. 4 weeks after launch they have already taken the #4 position of online marketplaces. Talk about taking off!

Jet.com

When Marc Lore left Diapers.com to take on Amazon he came to none other than yours truly. Makeable imagined and made Jet.com a UX model and functional prototype of the future of online retail, and $225mm in successful funding later they were fit to take online retail to the next level. 4 weeks after launch they have already taken the #4 position of online marketplaces. Talk about taking off!

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Tegu Toys

We’re a true believer the business of social good, and that’s exactly why we partnered with and invested in Tegu Toys. Working with the founders to empower the launch of Tegu’s magical, magnetic, wooden blocks was a labor of love, design, sweat, technology, tears and outright invention. Bringing joy to families and children, and support to Honduras, was truly a gift.

Tegu Toys

We’re a true believer the business of social good, and that’s exactly why we partnered with and invested in Tegu Toys. Working with the founders to empower the launch of Tegu’s magical, magnetic, wooden blocks was a labor of love, design, sweat, technology, tears and outright invention. Bringing joy to families and children, and support to Honduras, was truly a gift.

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Pearson
Penguin Random House

We began working with the world’s leading learning company in 2009, collaborating with the Pearson venture group in product development. Next, we engaged to provide disruptive insight in digital publishing. Currently, we’re working with Penguin Random House to create new international ecommerce models.

Penguin Random House

We began working with the world’s leading learning company in 2009, collaborating with the Pearson venture group in product development. Next, we engaged to provide disruptive insight in digital publishing. Currently, we’re working with Penguin Random House to create new international ecommerce models.

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Piol
PIOL

We have been collaborating with the founder of Piol Dress company since 2012 to design, develop and launch a new product, brand and business in direct-to-consumer fashion retail. Piol Dress is custom built to disrupt the industry by connecting design and technology to empower women to create a truly custom product that’s “Make to Measure."

PIOL

We have been collaborating with the founder of Piol Dress company since 2012 to design, develop and launch a new product, brand and business in direct-to-consumer fashion retail. Piol Dress is custom built to disrupt the industry by connecting design and technology to empower women to create a truly custom product that’s “Make to Measure."

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Cognizant
Cognizant

Engaging and converting more CIOs, CTOs and COOs is the name of the game for Cognizant in order to dramatically grow and scale their business. And as one of the world's largest and most admired tech services companies, the innovation company they turn to must be able to execute. We're proud to be the partner Cognizant relies on when they need something imagined and made for themselves.

Cognizant

Engaging and converting more CIOs, CTOs and COOs is the name of the game for Cognizant in order to dramatically grow and scale their business. And as one of the world's largest and most admired tech services companies, the innovation company they turn to must be able to execute. We're proud to be the partner Cognizant relies on when they need something imagined and made for themselves.

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YOGASMOGA

We’re an entrepreneurial partner, an early stage investor and all out innovation resource for the new yoga business, YOGASMOGA. A brand designed to take on the industry in a new way “One breath at a time.” Marrying authenticity with innovation and design with technology are the key drivers of our collaboration and work together.

YOGASMOGA

We’re an entrepreneurial partner, an early stage investor and all out innovation resource for the new yoga business, YOGASMOGA. A brand designed to take on the industry in a new way “One breath at a time.” Marrying authenticity with innovation and design with technology are the key drivers of our collaboration and work together.

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Brand innovation

Global brands and challengers alike rely on Makeable for disruptive branding and digital marketing so unique it can only be called innovation. We reinvented (and rebranded) mentorship with Esquire, we made the world's first 3D Printed Selfie for UNIQLO, a physical-digital meets social museum installation for MoMA, a digital art project and social media sensation for Coach, a completely new space and growth opportunity for Sephora, a multi-user live microphone on the internet for Avon and Fergie and even a basketball that tweets for the NY Knicks.

When you need to stand out vs. what just another "innovative agency" will provide—you'll need an Innovation Company driven by Unconventional Wisdom.

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UNIQLO

UNIQLO

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Esquire

Esquire was founded to be all things to all men. As such they had been tracking (and concerned about) the lives of young men, covering the way the education system and the criminal justice system has failed them. The antidote? Strong relationships with strong male role models—and as importantly—today's man must get excited about mentoring. That's why we partnered with Esquire in their mission to revolutionize mentorship. That's why we created We Build Men.

Esquire

Esquire was founded to be all things to all men. As such they had been tracking (and concerned about) the lives of young men, covering the way the education system and the criminal justice system has failed them. The antidote? Strong relationships with strong male role models—and as importantly—today's man must get excited about mentoring. That's why we partnered with Esquire in their mission to revolutionize mentorship. That's why we created We Build Men.

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MoMA

To this day one of the largest and most impactful physical-digital installations in the world, I Went To MoMA And... is inspirational to everyone we tell the story to. Driven by the user's creative spirt and personal expression Makeable united design and technology to bring the MoMA experience to life inside and outside the hallowed walls of this iconic, cultural institution.

MoMA

To this day one of the largest and most impactful physical-digital installations in the world, I Went To MoMA And... is inspirational to everyone we tell the story to. Driven by the user's creative spirt and personal expression Makeable united design and technology to bring the MoMA experience to life inside and outside the hallowed walls of this iconic, cultural institution.

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Coach
Coach

Since 2010, we’ve worked with Coach to put digital and social technology at the heart of their brand experience. From launching a new product line to a new generation of Coach fans to positioning their core portfolio and re-enfranchising men, our projects have reached over 75 million people while helping Coach remain at the forefront of marketing innovation.

Coach

Since 2010, we’ve worked with Coach to put digital and social technology at the heart of their brand experience. From launching a new product line to a new generation of Coach fans to positioning their core portfolio and re-enfranchising men, our projects have reached over 75 million people while helping Coach remain at the forefront of marketing innovation.

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Dyson
Dyson

There are few agency relationships where “Wrong Thinking” is the mission and mantra, but our friends at Dyson are the true exception. Whether working on the global digital launch of the world’s first and only bladeless fan, or helping drive ecommerce sales in their increasingly competitive core category, we’ve catalyzed digital innovation through relentless collaboration.

Dyson

There are few agency relationships where “Wrong Thinking” is the mission and mantra, but our friends at Dyson are the true exception. Whether working on the global digital launch of the world’s first and only bladeless fan, or helping drive ecommerce sales in their increasingly competitive core category, we’ve catalyzed digital innovation through relentless collaboration.

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Sephora
Sephora

Our reputation for disruptive digital marketing in the beauty/cosmetics industry began with Sephora. SephoraClaus, our Simple, Smart, and Social digital innovation took the holidays, by social media storm. It was one of the first iconic brand programs that lived and breathed on Twitter, as we left a lasting impression upon consumers and the industry alike.

Sephora

Our reputation for disruptive digital marketing in the beauty/cosmetics industry began with Sephora. SephoraClaus, our Simple, Smart, and Social digital innovation took the holidays, by social media storm. It was one of the first iconic brand programs that lived and breathed on Twitter, as we left a lasting impression upon consumers and the industry alike.

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NY Knicks

Sometimes, just sometimes, it’s not about winning but how you play the game. When we collaborated with The NY Knicks and youth basketball stars Jason and Corey to help them and millions of others shoot for LeBron with the push of the Lebron Button, we won over the hearts of basketball fans of all ages. NY<3 LeBron was our slam dunk of outright invention.

NY Knicks

Sometimes, just sometimes, it’s not about winning but how you play the game. When we collaborated with The NY Knicks and youth basketball stars Jason and Corey to help them and millions of others shoot for LeBron with the push of the Lebron Button, we won over the hearts of basketball fans of all ages. NY<3 LeBron was our slam dunk of outright invention.

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CreativeTime
Creative Time

An ongoing partnership with Creative Time brought an opportunity to extend Kara Walker’s “A Subtlety” online. The giant sugar baby physical installation was sure to generate lots of photos from attendees, so what better way to freeze this historic occasion in time than through the pictures people took? One "sugar" pixel at a time we recreate the sugar baby in real-time.

Creative Time

An ongoing partnership with Creative Time brought an opportunity to extend Kara Walker’s “A Subtlety” online. The giant sugar baby physical installation was sure to generate lots of photos from attendees, so what better way to freeze this historic occasion in time than through the pictures people took? One "sugar" pixel at a time we recreate the sugar baby in real-time.

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Success Academy

Success Academy

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