Food & Drink (183)
The world’s most expensive doggy bag
In Germany, nearly 11 tons of food is thrown away every year. A restaurant in Hamburg has decided to tackle this problem in their very own way by putting a sign on tables informing visitors that they will pay a fine for their unfinished meal (€1 per 50 grams).
Why it matters
In times where a considerable proportion of the global population suffers from hunger or malnutrition, is this is a good way of reminding people of their actions? Is imposing a fine enough to make us more conscious of our disposable and wasteful ways?
These Siberian ‘healthy’ yoghurt products made from goats milk feature packaging design that includes stamps, signatures and shots of ‘village life’.
The famous Parisian concept store Colette has launched the ‘Lunch Box’ : it is composed of a tofu burger, fresh vegetables, a bottle of Vitamin water and a desert. From the form of the food to the packaging, the Lunch Box copies all the codes of the fast food category. It is only sold at Colette, and deliveries made only in the trendy 1st district of Paris.