packaging

fruit

We Declare This Oddly Satisfying Banana Packaging a Blessed Image

PLEASE GIVE WHOEVER DESIGNED THIS AN AWARD.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.8.18
WTF

Man Sues Halo Top After Learning That It's Actually Diet Ice Cream

He thought it was 'real' ice cream because halos are yellow, and so is butter, or something.
Danielle Wayda
5.11.18
Health

Why Junk Food Should Be Sold in Plain Packaging Like Cigarettes

University of Cambridge neuroscientist Wolfram Schultz claims that the colorful branding of unhealthy foods causes people to overeat.
Daisy Meager
3.7.17
Design

The Designer Behind the Android Logo Has a Raunchy Sense of Humor

Making art as a profession is fun, but doing it for yourself is even better—just ask graphic designer Irina Blok.
Diana Shi
9.4.16
Design

Ryder Ripps Designs Soylent Food Bars | Insta of the Week

Is black text on a white background enough to sustain you?
Beckett Mufson
8.19.16
the internet

Pre-Peeled Avocados Are Really Pissing Off Canadian Shoppers

Sobeys is selling pre-peeled and halved avocados for the equivalent of US$4 a piece. Each avocado is denuded of its peel and encased in a plastic sheath, which is then inserted into a sturdy cardboard package.
Alex Swerdloff
3.18.16
health food

Consumers Want Their Food Packaging to Be Sexist

Buyers don't want packaged food that conflicts with their preconceived notions that junk food is manly and health food is girly, a new study shows.
Munchies Staff
9.14.15
Design

A Massive Rainbow Mural Made Of 1,700 Colored Cartons

Colorful packaging takes center stage in this 52' x 78' cardboard collage.
Sami Emory
9.25.14
News

Japan's Dangerous Packaging Fetish

The country's obsession with bags and wrappers and disposable items is likely bad for the environment—is there any way to change people's deeply ingrained habits? I spoke with an expert in consumer behavior to find out.
Daniel Milroy Maher
9.25.14