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Au-Naturel Kitchen Canisters

Beautiful Birch Bark Containers are Naturally Ideal for Storing Food

— December 24, 2015 — Eco
By using these birch bark containers, the consumer would discover an interesting––and perhaps counter-intuitive––truth: natural materials can be mightier than man-made ones. One might assume that stainless steel cans and plastic Tupperware were produced as superior alternatives to natural storage vessels, but consider these tree-derived items for a minute.

Part of the 'From Siberia' series of objects by Anastasiya Koshcheeva, the Tuesa containers take advantage of some impressive organic qualities of birchbark. The material keeps out moisture, it maintains temperature and it boasts antibacterial properties that protect the contents through and through. These stitched sleeves are perfect for stashing spices, grains, all sorts of food items and even ornaments. Each Tuesa is supremely functional and expresses a raw forest beauty to augment interior decor.
Trend Themes
1. Natural Materials - Exploring the use of natural materials for storage containers presents disruptive innovation opportunities in the consumer goods industry.
2. Organic Qualities - Leveraging the unique organic qualities of materials like birch bark can lead to disruptive innovation in the packaging and storage industry.
3. Functional Aesthetics - Combining functionality with raw forest beauty opens up disruptive innovation opportunities in the home decor and interior design sectors.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Goods - The use of natural materials for food storage containers can disrupt the consumer goods industry by appealing to environmentally-conscious consumers.
2. Packaging and Storage - Incorporating organic qualities of materials like birch bark into packaging and storage solutions can disrupt traditional packaging methods and offer eco-friendly alternatives.
3. Home Decor and Interior Design - Creating functional and aesthetically pleasing storage solutions inspired by raw forest beauty can disrupt the home decor and interior design industries, appealing to consumers seeking unique and natural decorative items.
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