China confident to present successful, impressive World Expo despite challenges

The unprecedentedly large passenger flows might be a challenge for the upcoming World Expo, but China is confident of holding a “successful, wonderful and impressive World Expo”. The World Expo has always been an opportunity to showcase the mankind’s great achievements and diverse cultures. According to the latest statistics, 189 countries and 57 international organizations were to… Read More →

Make Wine, not War

The best way to defeat your enemy is to turn them into your friend. The best way to make friends is by sharing a great bottle of wine with them. You will drink and as the wine’s magic works on your grey matter, each of you will talk more and more and suddenly you will have forgotten… Read More →

Mc Donald's lancia il nuovo Dutch Deluxe con un spot decisamente "olandese"

Come già avvenuto in Italia con il panino McItaly la catena internazionale di fast-food McDonald’s prosegue nella sua strategia di marketing volta ad arricchire il proprio assortimento con produzioni locali. E’ ora la volta dell’Olanda, paese nel quale la catena McDonald’s ha lanciato il panino Dutch Deluxe. Ciò che ci ha incuriositi non è tanto il nuovo… Read More →

Krug Treasure for Two: sharing a precious treasure

Krug Treasure for Two is a precious gift box containing a true treasure: all the excellence and refinement of Maison Krug. Nestled inside are a half-bottle of Krug Grande Cuvée and two champagne glasses for a delectable tête-à-tête tasting experience. Krug Treasure for Two © Krug / Kanji Ishii Grande Cuvée is an emblematic Krug champagne, created… Read More →

Food For Thought by Philips

FOOD takes a provocative and unconventional look at areas that could have a profound effect on the way we eat and source our food 15-20 years from now. These investigations, like other probe projects, examine the possible consequences of various (long-range) social trends and ‘weak signals’ emerging from the margins of society. In the case of food,… Read More →

National Pancake Day. Free Pancakes at IHOPs

You may think last Tuesday was Shrove Tuesday, aka Pancake Day, and you’d be right, but that doesn’t mean today can’t also be National Pancake Day, at least according to the International House of Pancakes. They’re international, so they can make national days on a whim like that. What does National Pancake Day mean? It means pancakes,… Read More →

Do you know about Kopi Luwak?

Kopi luwak or Civet Coffee is an exclusive coffee made from the beans of coffee berries which have been eaten by the Asian Palm Civet and other related civets, then passed through its digestive tract. What happens to the coffee beans between when they are on the tree and when they finally become the world’s most exclusive beverage? Kopi luwak begins… Read More →

Hang Me Some Tea

If the Hanger Tea were to be submitted as an entry to tea-packaging-awards (if such a thing existed), I say it would win hands down! I can’t think of a better or more obvious way to pack teabags than this hanger & T-shirt design. It’s a funny take on how the simple motion of hanging a used… Read More →