Tag Archives: packaging

Less source material

I’ll admit I don’t spend a lot of time browsing bath and shower products, so it’s taken me a while to spot PZ Cusson’s Original Source ‘shower pouches’. These seem great on two counts: first and most obviously, as they loudly declare on the packs themselves, they use much less plastic than a conventional shower [...]

Waist friendly vs. waste friendly?

It’s not uncommon to find that low-calorie alternatives to unhealthy snacks are a little… well, skinny. Even so, my attempt to see off new year bloaterdom with a purchase of Alpen’s ‘Light’ cereal bars revealed a whole new side to waist-friendly treats. At first glance, everything seems perfectly in proportion: Give the packet a bit [...]

Mixed messages

You can’t help but wonder whether the makers of this supermarket own-brand cereal have quite reconciled their on-pack messaging…