Cone Cuisine

Shaped foods add visual delight to ordinary acts of consumption

Implications - While routine behavior often gives consumers more structure in their day-to-day tasks, sticking to simple and repetitive features often leaves consumers feeling indifferent and discouraged. Seeking to make periodic activities more stimulating, consumers are turning to abstract consumption such as oddly shaped foods to add more intrigue to their everyday efforts. This reflects the need for escapism from the mundane, even in the smallest ways.
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