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Top 100 Food Trends in September

From Vegetable-Rich Dairy Treats to CBD-Infused Ice Teas

— September 28, 2019 — Lifestyle
Highlights from the September 2019 food round-up include a plethora of new and exciting flavor innovations, CBD-infused products and some enriching sustainable projects.

The cannabis industry has surely impacted this category. The new ingredient is tested in beverages — Present's CBD-infused sparkling water and Grüv's CBD teas, for instance, as well as in cooking as made evident with Leah Vanderveldt's CBD kitchen book that spotlights 50 wellness-inspired recipes. For consumers who prefer the curated hands-on aspect of the newly introduced ingredient, the September 2019 food category also calls attention to Dirt's Micro-Dosed High Dining experience.

A non-CBD related product, but one that is super exciting nonetheless, is Dropfruit. This is a peer-to-peer app that allows residents in Toronto to shop and sell homegrown fruits and veggies.
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Prepackaged Paleo-Friendly Snacks
Prepackaged Paleo-Friendly Snacks
The Bubba's Fine Foods Chophouse Snack Mix will Launch August 6
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99
Alligator-Themed Beer Promotions
Alligator-Themed Beer Promotions
J. Wakefield Brewing Launched its New 'Drain the Swamp' IPA
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98
Cookie Dough-Topped Yogurts
Cookie Dough-Topped Yogurts
Chobani Flip Now Includes a Flavor with Real Cookie Dough Pieces
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97
Cannabis-Focused Cooking Classes
Cannabis-Focused Cooking Classes
The Cannabis Cooking Company Offers Educational Cooking Classes
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96
Funfetti Unicorn Pancake Mixes
Funfetti Unicorn Pancake Mixes
Aldi's Unicorn Pancake Mix Contains Sprinkles and Marshmallows
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95
Nationwide Prepackaged Tea Launches
Nationwide Prepackaged Tea Launches
The ITO EN Oi Ocha Drinks will Launch in Walmart This Fall
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94
Vegan-Friendly Pumpkin Desserts
Vegan-Friendly Pumpkin Desserts
Halo Top's Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream Comes in a Vegan Version
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93
Colorful Unicorn Baking Chips
Colorful Unicorn Baking Chips
Nestlé Toll House Now Offers Multi-Colored Unicorn Morsels
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92
Healthy Pouch-Packaged Yogurts
Healthy Pouch-Packaged Yogurts
The Collective Puds are Formulated with Kids in Mind
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91
Plant-Based CBD Wellness Cookbooks
Plant-Based CBD Wellness Cookbooks
The CBD Kitchen Highlights Over 50 Wellness-Focused Recipes
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90
Soda-Flavored Fresh Grapes
Soda-Flavored Fresh Grapes
Sam's Club is Selling Non-GMO Grape Soda Grapes for a Limited Time
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89
Prepackaged Pumpkin Latte Creamers
Prepackaged Pumpkin Latte Creamers
The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Creamer Creates a Rich Beverage
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88
Flavor-Rich Plant-Based Yogurts
Flavor-Rich Plant-Based Yogurts
The AYO Almondmilk Yogurt Comes in Four Flavor Varieties
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87
Celebratory Wedding Pizzas
Celebratory Wedding Pizzas
Domino's is Offering Free Wedding Catering for Pizza Lovers
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86
Rich Keto-Friendly Smoothies
Rich Keto-Friendly Smoothies
Smoothie King Recently Launched the Keto Champ Smoothie
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85
Beneficial Sparkling Beverages
Beneficial Sparkling Beverages
The Vita Coco Sparkling Drink Comes in Two Refreshing Variants
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84
Fried Chicken-Flavored Popcorns
Fried Chicken-Flavored Popcorns
The Popcorn Factory Created a Savory Chicken and Waffles Popcorn
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83
Understated Cheese Brand Identities
Understated Cheese Brand Identities
Cracker Barrel Cheese Unveils Its Sophisticated Rebrand
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82
Chef-Inspired Meal Kits
Chef-Inspired Meal Kits
Peapod Collaborated with Stephanie Izard to Elevate At-Home Meals
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81
AI-Enhanced Meal Plan Apps
AI-Enhanced Meal Plan Apps
Heinz Launched Meal Plan App 'Meal Hero' to Create Weekly Meal Plans
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80
Vitamin-Enriched Sport Snacks
Vitamin-Enriched Sport Snacks
The Fulfil Chocolate Brownie Protein Bar Comes in Two Size Options
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79
Full-Spectrum CBD-Infused Refreshments
Full-Spectrum CBD-Infused Refreshments
Present CBD-Infused Sparkling Water Comes in Three Flavors
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78
Hearty Egg White Chips
Hearty Egg White Chips
Quevos Launched New Flavors of Its Protein-Rich Chips
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77
On-Demand Stadium Deliveries
On-Demand Stadium Deliveries
Dodger Stadium is Enhancing Its Concession Stands with Postmates Live
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76
Spooky Disney Desserts
Spooky Disney Desserts
Mickey's Not-so-scary Halloween Features a Deliciously Sweet Lineup
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75
Hot Dog-Infused Ice Creams
Hot Dog-Infused Ice Creams
The Oscar Mayer Ice Dog Sandwich Offers an Unlikely Flavor Experience
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74
Nutrition-Enhancing Salad Toppers
Nutrition-Enhancing Salad Toppers
The New Good4U Salad Toppers Come in Three Flavor Options
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73
Logo-Emblazoned Mooncake Gift Boxes
Logo-Emblazoned Mooncake Gift Boxes
The Peninsula Boutique Joins BAPE to Honor Mid-Autumn Festival
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72
Convenient All-Day Breakfast Foods
Convenient All-Day Breakfast Foods
The Jimmy Dean Pancakes & Sausage Bites are Tasty
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71
Plant-Based Dessert Events
Plant-Based Dessert Events
Dessert'd by Ben & Jerry's Shares Plant-Powered Bites & Frozen Desserts
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70
Reduced Sugar Baby Foods
Reduced Sugar Baby Foods
Cow & Gate Baby Food is Introducing New, Healthier Recipes
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69
Plastic-Free Vegan Chocolate Packaging
Plastic-Free Vegan Chocolate Packaging
Raw Halo Now Features New Branding and Eco Packaging
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68
Lab-Grown Kangaroo Meats
Lab-Grown Kangaroo Meats
VOW's Cultured Kangaroo Meat is Made with Real Animal Cells
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67
Immersive Cannabis Dining Events
Immersive Cannabis Dining Events
Dirt Hosts Micro-Dosed High Dining Experiences in Toronto
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66
Date-Themed Meal Boxes
Date-Themed Meal Boxes
HelloFresh Collaborated with Jessica Alba on a Date Night Box
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65
Vegetable-Rich Dairy Treats
Vegetable-Rich Dairy Treats
'Yum Actually' Makes Kid-Pleasing Flavors Like Caramel Sweet Potato
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64
Expansive Meat Alternative Products
Expansive Meat Alternative Products
The Pure Farmland Plant-Based Meat Products are Flavorful
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63
Parent-Targeted Pizza Freezers
Parent-Targeted Pizza Freezers
Red Baron's 'Parent Win Stations' Share Family-Sized Frozen Pizzas
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62
Dedicated Food-to-Go Brands
Dedicated Food-to-Go Brands
The Fresh Food for Now Company will Offer a Range of Products
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61
Spooky Whimsical Vases
Spooky Whimsical Vases
Lorien Stern's Ceramic Ghost Vase Encourages Personalization
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60
Wellness-Centric Chocolate Boxes
Wellness-Centric Chocolate Boxes
La Maison du Chocolat’s Wellness Gift Box Has Plant-Based Treats
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59
Meaty Plant-Based Meal Kits
Meaty Plant-Based Meal Kits
HelloFresh is Canada’s First Meal Kit to Partner with Beyond Meat
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58
Resealable Potato Chip Packaging
Resealable Potato Chip Packaging
Kettle Foods' Branded Tape Promotes Freshness & Product Awareness
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57
Versatile Plant-Based Ground Meats
Versatile Plant-Based Ground Meats
The Garden Gourmet Incredible Mince is Available in Europe
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56
Meatless Food Launches
Meatless Food Launches
Burger King's Impossible Whopper Will Be Available at All US Locations
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55
Coconut-Based Sandwich Wraps
Coconut-Based Sandwich Wraps
The NUCO Organic Coconut Wraps are Low in Calories and Carbs
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54
Teacher-Specific Meal Plan Giveaways
Teacher-Specific Meal Plan Giveaways
Sun Basket Debuted the 'Treat Your Teacher' Program Giveaway
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53
Nutritious Instant Noodles
Nutritious Instant Noodles
Nissin's All-In Noodles are Packed with the Necessary Nutrients
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52
Neverending Pasta Passes
Neverending Pasta Passes
The Olive Garden Pasta Pass Provides Unlimited Servings of Pasta for Life
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51
Nightmarish Multigrain Cereals
Nightmarish Multigrain Cereals
Oogie Boogie FunkO's Come with a Villainous Collectible Toy
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50
Floral Popped Seed Snacks
Floral Popped Seed Snacks
Zenko Superfoods' Water Lily Pops are Eco-Friendly, Light & Crunchy
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49
Free-From Plant-Based Desserts
Free-From Plant-Based Desserts
Frill Makes Plant-Based Frozen Desserts with Whole Fruits & Veg
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48
Delivery-Only Diet Eateries
Delivery-Only Diet Eateries
All Menu Items at 'Whole30 Delivered' Simplify the Whole30 Diet
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47
Premium Recyclable Coffee Pods
Premium Recyclable Coffee Pods
The Dualit Recyclable Coffee Capsules are Made from Aluminum
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46
CBD-Infused Ice Teas
CBD-Infused Ice Teas
Grüv Beverages will Come in Two Refreshing Flavor Options
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45
Secret Kid-Friendly Confectionaries
Secret Kid-Friendly Confectionaries
This Resort Has a Candy Speakeasy Just for Kids
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44
Popcorn-Packed Trail Mixes
Popcorn-Packed Trail Mixes
Angie's Boomchickapop Now Makes Snacks with Trail Mix and Popcorn
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43
Calming Vegan CBD Gummies
Calming Vegan CBD Gummies
The Not Pot CBD Gummies are Strawberry-flavored and Non-psychoactive
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42
Alien-Themed QSR Pop-Ups
Alien-Themed QSR Pop-Ups
Arby’s Area 51 Event Will Feed Those Attending the Viral Facebook Event
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41
Drink-Delivering Theme Park Robots
Drink-Delivering Theme Park Robots
This Coca-Cola Beverage Robot is Being Trialed at Alton Towers
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40
Rice Cake Eateries
Rice Cake Eateries
Kallo's Pop-Up Resembles a Fast Food Restaurant but Serves Healthy Alternatives
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39
P2P Produce Networks
P2P Produce Networks
Dropfruit Lets Toronto Residents Shop and Sell Homegrown Fruits & Vegetables
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38
Efficient Baby Food Makers
Efficient Baby Food Makers
Tommee Tippee's Quick-Cook Baby Food Maker Steams, Blends & More
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37
Protein-Packed Vegetarian Wraps
Protein-Packed Vegetarian Wraps
Healthy Choice's Power Wraps Make Convenient Handheld Meals
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36
Reduced Plastic Meat Packaging
Reduced Plastic Meat Packaging
Aldi is Trialing Cardboard Steak Packaging to Cut Plastic Use
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35
Funky Taco Kit Rebrands
Funky Taco Kit Rebrands
Wahaca Taco Kits Relaunched Across the UK With a Fun New Brand Identity
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34
Approachable Packaged Edibles
Approachable Packaged Edibles
'Jane' Shares Cannabis-Infused Edibles in a Relatable, Friendly Box
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33
Streetwear-Themed Frozen Desserts
Streetwear-Themed Frozen Desserts
Jeni's x GOLF le FLEUR* Spotlights a New 'Snowflake' Flavor
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32
Sprawling Candy Department Stores
Sprawling Candy Department Stores
'IT'SUGAR' Will Be the World's First Candy Department Store
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31
Better-for-You Grocery Brands
Better-for-You Grocery Brands
Target's Good & Gather Shares Convenient & Affordable Food & Drinks
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30
Protein-Packed Meat Alternatives
Protein-Packed Meat Alternatives
Prime Roots is Crowdsourcing the Launch of Its 'Superprotein'
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29
Funny Parody-Styled Ads
Funny Parody-Styled Ads
Choco Leibniz Launched a New Campaign Entitled ‘A Little Bit Fancy’
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28
Nitrogen Ice Cream Parlors
Nitrogen Ice Cream Parlors
Chill-N Nitrogen Ice Cream Freshly Flavors Every Serving Upon Order
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27
Chilled Snack Bites
Chilled Snack Bites
Pact's Refrigerated Snacks Support the Gut, Boosted Energy & a Healthy Glow
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26
Upcycled Vegetable Trail Mixes
Upcycled Vegetable Trail Mixes
Dirt Kitchen Makes Savory Dried Vegetable Trail Mix Snacks
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25
Totable Snack Containers
Totable Snack Containers
S'nack by S'well Containers are Ideal for On-the-Go Snacking
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24
Waste-Conscious Beer Brands
Waste-Conscious Beer Brands
Toast Beer Attempts to Mend the Food System Through Production
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23
Family-Friendly Treehouse Hotels
Family-Friendly Treehouse Hotels
The Rupa Wasi Lodge Offers an Intimate and Panoramic Experience
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22
Space-Saving Air Fryers
Space-Saving Air Fryers
The Ninja Foodi Digital Air Fry Oven Has a Small Countertop Footprint
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21
Immune-Boosting Chewing Gums
Immune-Boosting Chewing Gums
Mighty Gum is Packed with Vitamins and Adaptogens for Health
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20
Functional Wellness Snacks
Functional Wellness Snacks
SMPL Creates Organic Superfood "Snacks for Every Situation"
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19
Keto-Friendly Cookies
Keto-Friendly Cookies
Lenny & Larry's Keto Cookie Caters to Low-Carb Consumers
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18
Snack-Inspired Styling Bars
Snack-Inspired Styling Bars
The Cheetos House of Flamin' Haute Invites Fans to Get "Cheetos-fied"
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17
Fresh Snack Vending Machines
Fresh Snack Vending Machines
Choice Mini-Mart Stocks Fruit, Salads, Sandwiches, Jerky & More
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16
Portable Cheese Melters
Portable Cheese Melters
The Tableside Raclette Melter Gives You an Authentically Delicious Meal
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15
Cheesy Rolled Lasagnas
Cheesy Rolled Lasagnas
Olive Garden's New Four-Cheese Lasagna Rollata is a Remix on a Classic
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14
Snack-Sized Product Packaging
Snack-Sized Product Packaging
Safe-T-Fresh SquareWare Snackers Packaging is for Smaller Portions
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13
Dessert-Paired Makeup Deliveries
Dessert-Paired Makeup Deliveries
Benefit Cosmetics is Sharing Boxes of Cake & Concealer in the UK
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12
Wax-Free Food Storage Bags
Wax-Free Food Storage Bags
Lunchskins Offers an Alternative to Hard-to-Recycle Wax Paper Products
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11
Origami Chocolate Wrappers
Origami Chocolate Wrappers
Japan's Newest Kit Kat Bars Feature Plastic-Free Paper Packaging
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10
Zero Waste Pizza Packaging
Zero Waste Pizza Packaging
One Planet Pizza Launches Zero-to-Landfill Frozen Pizza Packaging
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9
Tattooed Ketchup Bottles
Tattooed Ketchup Bottles
Heinz Created Bottles of Ketchup Inspired by Ed Sheeran's Body Art
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8
Realistic Food-Inspired Phone Cases
Realistic Food-Inspired Phone Cases
This Fried Chicken Phone Case by Bestosell is a Foodie's Dream
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7
Nutritious Chocolate Meal Drinks
Nutritious Chocolate Meal Drinks
Huel's New Chocolate Meal Drink is Vitamin-Enriched
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6
Nesting Food Bowls
Nesting Food Bowls
The Two-in-One S'well Eats Containers Help to Keep Food Hot or Cold
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5
Spice Garden Dining Experiences
Spice Garden Dining Experiences
Malherbe Rust Architects Design This Space in a Farmhouse Hotel
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4
Innovative Soap-Making Methods
Innovative Soap-Making Methods
Danielle Coffey's Project Efficiently Turns Fats and Oils into Soap
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3
Playful Origami Packaging
Playful Origami Packaging
Some of Nestlé's KitKat Bars in Japan Will Boast Paper-Based Wrappers
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2
Plastic-Free Online Grocery Shops
Plastic-Free Online Grocery Shops
Rise Mrkt Sells Kitchen Staples in Compostable Containers
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1
Stylish Countertop Hydroponic Gardens
Stylish Countertop Hydroponic Gardens
Rotofarm by Bace Ensure Consumers Enjoy Fresh Veggies
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