Goods News May 2021 • The summer sun is out and the Goods team is currently working on projects ranging from a fast casual food concept, crypto hardware, a circularity data brand identity to private label brands for a Norwegian supermarket chain. Can't wait to show you more after summer 🌻
➊ Beauty and brains
Swedish studio Grow has done a beautiful solution for Yangi that aims to set a new standard for use of materials and circularity within the beauty industry. Big fans.
You know those millions of aluminium Nespresso capsules with coffee bean residues in them that gets shipped all over the world when there are so many simpler ways of selling, shipping and storing coffee? Yeah, not so great if you want to recycle materials. At least now Nespresso and iconic art supply company Caran D'Ache has collaborated to use some of those packs in some nice pens.
In our work with sustainability and materials we have come to learn that materials in an ideal world should not belong to anyone in particular, but be part of a larger circular system in order to stop them from going to waste (literally). Visionary Norwegian furniture company Vestre now presents their first product made out of ownerless marine plastics, the Coast bench.
After a successful launch of the their first pizza spot in Stavanger last year, Mano now opens two spots in Oslo this spring 🍕 We have designed new elements like a pizza-friendly beer, worked with the great Omhu to create a space that perfectly encapsulates the brand, and had Jan Khur document it with his camera.