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Wish we'd thought of that: Fabulous food and beverage innovations

Wish we'd thought of that

Wish we'd thought of that: Fabulous food and beverage innovations

New Zealand is known as a nation of innovation. And that innovation trickles down to the very stuff we eat and drink. Do you have a comestible-related creation that you think deserves to be recognised at the 2017 New Zealand Innovation Awards? Then enter it in the Innovation in Food and Beverage category, sponsored by Plant & Food Research.

Seeing things differently

Digital editor Ben Mack learns what it's like to live with a visual impairment while eating dinner in complete darkness.

Making plastic, making paper

Auckland-based food storage company Sistema Plastics is being purchased by US-based Newell Brands for $660 million (US$470 million). Best known for its reusable plastic food containers which snap shut via an interlocking system, Idealog is republishing this story about Sistema's containers and efforts to protect its IP.