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Polar Bear Bento Boxes

The Gel-Cooma Lunch Box is "Beary" Adorable

— June 29, 2011 — Lifestyle
Lunch boxes have never before been so lovable.

The Gel-Cooma lunch box is tailored to resemble a popular Polar Bear at a zoo in Sopporo, Japan. The white bento comes in a variety of sizes suitable for children, adults and even sets of twins. The "beary" cute containers are all white, and boats a black nose and big, black eyes.

The Gel-Cooma lunch boxes are ideal for school or work; they can be chilled in the refrigerator or freezer and heated in the microwave. These polar pails will turn the lunchroom into a zoo.

Implications - Consumers living in urban societies live very fast-paced lives today. They seek products that are compact and functional to make their hectic days a little easier. Companies can cater to busy demographics by manufacturing products that don't hinder hectic schedules.
Trend Themes
1. Cute Lunch Boxes - The demand for cute and functional lunch boxes has been rising, creating an opportunity for manufacturers to create innovative and unique designs.
2. Compact and Functional Products - The need for products that are compact and functional has increased among consumers who live fast-paced lives, creating opportunities for companies to creatively design such products.
3. Playful and Functional Housewares - Consumers are seeking playful and functional housewares to elevate their everyday experiences, providing an opportunity for manufacturers to create unique and creative designs.
Industry Implications
1. Housewares Industry - Manufacturers in the housewares industry can create innovative and playful designs that cater to consumers seeking products that elevate their everyday experiences.
2. Children's Product Industry - The cute and functional design of the Gel-Cooma lunch box makes it a great addition to the children's product industry, providing a way for manufacturers to create unique and playful designs catered towards children.
3. Office Supply Industry - Manufacturers in the office supply industry can cater to the needs of busy working professionals seeking compact and functional products by creating innovative and unique designs of products such as lunch boxes.
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