When Packaging Costs More Than The Product

When Packaging Costs More Than The Product
Design

Designer Sinclair Smith on excessive and wasteful packaging.

Naresh Kumar
  • 23 february 2011

In a recent blog post, industrial designer Sinclair Smith writes about dysfunctional packaging that not only creates more waste, but also spikes the cost of the product. He illustrates his point by showing a fancily-priced branded plastic cover for the iPhone and taking apart the disposable packaging it comes in.

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