The Travelmate by Conmoto is a portable traveling fireplace. The Travelmate is a stylized suitcase with a glass pane that is held together by magnets. The gadget, designed by Studio Vertijet, produces smokeless fire and has a weather-proof powder coating. The fireplace weigh 25 kg and runs on bio-alcohol.
Implications - In this day and age in which you can travel around the world in under a week, portability is definitely key. Whether it's a fireplace or computer, products that can be easily transported from place to place meet the needs of today's busy consumer. It also helps if the product is stylish, since today's on-the-go consumer is more style-conscious as well.