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?
A new range of PET bottles developed by Portuguese company Logoplaste for Vitalis Water is already an international case study thanks to its design. It is being described as the lightest PET bottle on the market. The innovative bottle combines a strong visual identity with environmental concerns – it’s 100% recyclable and saves 250 tons of raw material per year.
“Perrier by Dita Von Teese“ is a limited edition drink dedicated to the queen of burlesque Dita Von Teese. For every pack of Aquasource by Biotherm sold in April in Gardenia Perfumeries, the sparkling water has been offered as a gift.