Packaging represents, by itself, half of the volume of our trash and that is, for each European, 261 kilograms per year. Moreover, trash management becomes more and more costly.
We can reduce our package volume, recycle it or use it again, but isn’t the packaging of the future a packaging which creates more value?
Packaging is designed to transport, to protect, to attract and inform the consumer, but wouldn’t it be clever to foresee its second life from its conception?
That why we propose today to reflect on this challenge:
What kind of smart packaging is for tomorrow?
To pool one, two, three ideas, all you need to do is click on the Comments button at the bottom of the page and there you go!
Keep an eye out for new comments during the next two weeks. We’ll report back on them in our next Sparkling Rendezvous before the end of the year.
The Future Shapers ideas for the creative challenge : Packaging of the future
More packaging that is edible like rice paper.
An edible cookie jar!
Fertilizing and nourishing thing for the earth.
A building material
A building game for kids
A fabric to make cloth
Amusing packaging that becomes toys
An art material you could sculpt with water added
A picture puzzle
I use my coffee bags inside out for a vase
A packaging that turns into soap
A cookie or spice jar with comic characters on it
A nutritional information card or a recipe card
A trowel for gardening
Building blocks for kids
You can turn your packaging into home fire place logs, nice in winter isn’t it? And really thanks Marie-Claire for
organizing this very important and interesting creative challenge!
Jewelry or the raw material for creating your own jewelry
Why not a jewels box?
Turn it into paint!
A pull toy for my 2 year old child
A rain hat and all-purpose hat
A DVD cartoon
Sparkling Rendezvous : Wouah! Congratulations for all your great ideas! So, dear Future Shapers and especially dear Packagers, now take these ideas and run with them! And, as usual, find more ideas in Le Clin d’Oeil Pétillant, the French version of Sparkling Rendezvous.