Single-Serve Obscurity

One-time products go beyond functionality with uncommon offerings

Implications - Single-serve offerings are breaking patterns with increasingly obscure products. Going well beyond the basics in the food and beverage category reveals a shift away from functionality. Aside from edibles, this touches on niche consumer tastes that are informing the development of superfluous goods.
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Vino Snack Packs - These Single-Serve Wine Glasses Come with a Sweet or Salty Snack Inside
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Warm 7,159 Clicks Pub: Aug 24, 15
Vino Snack Packs
These Single-Serve Wine Glasses Come with a Sweet or Salty Snack Inside
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Pancake Lollipop Makers - Roky is a Handy Device for Making Pancakes on a Stick
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Average 3,871 Clicks Pub: Jun 23, 14
Pancake Lollipop Makers
Roky is a Handy Device for Making Pancakes on a Stick
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Individual Lobster Packets - This P.E.I Lobster Package Boasts Sustainability and Eco Responsibility
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Average 1,288 Clicks Pub: Sep 9, 15
Individual Lobster Packets
This P.E.I Lobster Package Boasts Sustainability and Eco Responsibility
Creative agency ‘mousegraphics’ designed the P.E.I lobster packages using wholesome themes that draw from Canada’s roots. As the P.E.I lobster is an iconic Canadian seafood, the... [More]
Breakfast Cereal Pops - These Homemade Popsicles are Ideal for On-the-Go Morning Meals
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Mild 579 Clicks Pub: Sep 9, 15
Breakfast Cereal Pops
These Homemade Popsicles are Ideal for On-the-Go Morning Meals
If you find that mornings are a struggle, these homemade breakfast cereal pops are an ideal way to ensure kids receive a nutritious breakfast even if you’re in a hurry to head out the door.... [More]
Eel-Flavored Sodas - Kimura Inryou's 'Unagi Cola' Boasts a Unique Drink Flavor
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Mild 344 Clicks Pub: Jul 9, 15
Eel-Flavored Sodas
Kimura Inryou's 'Unagi Cola' Boasts a Unique Drink Flavor
From avocado salad Cheetos to vegetable-flavored Häagen-Dazs ice cream, the people of Japan love experimenting with unusual flavors—fortunately, a new and unique drink flavor from Kimura Inryou... [More]
Braille Drink Labels - These Soft Drink Cans and Bottles are Printed with Braille
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Untested 321 Clicks Pub: May 12, 15
Braille Drink Labels
These Soft Drink Cans and Bottles are Printed with Braille
Coca-Cola has added a new line of cans and bottles printed in braille. Following its 2014 campaign ‘Share a Coke,’ names were displayed on each can and bottle. The new campaign allows... [More]
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