From Convenient Cherry Cups to App-Connected Veggie Wraps

By: Jana Pijak - Jun 18, 2015
When it comes to fresh produce, today's health-conscious consumer is no longer solely concerned about organic and natural ingredients but is also looking for fruit and vegetable packaging that is convenient and eco-friendly. Furthermore, millennial parents are enforcing nutritious diets from an early age and are introducing their kids to products like organic baby food and toys that encourage healthy eating habits.

From convenient cherry cups to eco orange carriers, designers are finding new ways to make fresh produce more profitable and easier to transport. In addition to protecting and preserving produce, this list's packaging is also designed with sustainability in mind. While some solutions rely on a collapsible designs, others feature materials that are easy to recycle after use.

When it comes to our culture' perception of healthy eating, nutritious and niche diets are no longer reserved for adults but are being marketed to young consumers. From vegetable comic games to kid-friendly gardening kits, growing minds are learning the importance of fresh produce in their diet and everyday life.