Student workshop about the future school meal

Student workshop about the future school meal

What happens if you take the latest food trends from London and combines them with the future school meal? What ideas can you get if you try to think about school meals in a new way and what trends from the street of London could affect how future school children eat?...
Trend spotting: Edible packaging

Trend spotting: Edible packaging

Similar to OpenUp, edible packaging is a concept on the boundary between food and packaging. Even though edible “packaging” have existed for a long time, for example in the form of  ice cream cones and tortilla breads, we are now noticing that the trend...
How to avoid legal pitfalls in an open innovation process

How to avoid legal pitfalls in an open innovation process

Open innovation offers a range of new opportunities for companies that want to benefit from external expertise. Explicitness is of vital importance in a world where innovation is largely regulated by patents and intellectual property rights. OpenUp asked four experts...
OpenUp in Tallin

OpenUp in Tallin

Over 70 people came to listen to OpenUp:s Johan Mårtensson when he held a presentation on the latest packaging and retail trends at Äripäev, Estonia’s largest business newspaper’s retail seminar in Tallinn, on  February 27. The conference was held in a...
Winners announced in the Please Release Me-challenge

Winners announced in the Please Release Me-challenge

It is a well-known fact that it sometimes can be hard to access packaging content. Ever since the modern consumer packaging was born for seventy years ago, openability have been a topic for discussion. Openability of packaging is a complex issue, given the vast...