alternative wine packaging

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Welcome to Alternative Wine Packaging, a resource of information and links to more about the exploding innovation and creativity in wine packaging beyond the traditional glass bottle with a natural cork stopper. Benefits are: Convenience: alternative wine packaging makes enjoying wine convenient for all occasions and situations, such as when you want just a single glass, or wine at the beach or backpacking in the mountains. Environmental: traditional glass bottles […]

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Genius or folly? Kuvee’s $199 metal canister with Wi-Fi seeks to end the “ritual of the cork.”

Kuvée

It is only a matter of time before tech invades packaging, changing the nature entirely. As to the future the Kuvée points to, tech in packaging will ensure the freshness of the contents, provide important information (like nutritional data), and be interactive. With the cost of computing being pushed down with the likes of the Raspberry Pi the future of packaging tech is almost upon us. A $199 metal canister with […]

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Single-Serves Promotes Convenience and Moderation

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One of the biggest challenges of traditional glass bottle and cork stopper packaging is its inconvenience; it requires a tool to open a cork-closed bottle, glass is heavy to haul around to a beach, picnic, or on a hike, and typically there are four to six glass servings, depending on the amount poured. When it is just you, or the two of you, that means left-over wine typically, especially if […]

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