When you’re in the mood to slurp up the salty, soupy staple that is Cup Noodles, you’ll no longer need to heat up water. Click here to read the story at today.com. Discussion Questions:
SpongeBob usually lives in a pineapple under the sea, but he will finally return to his part-time residence: a blue box. Click here to read the story at today.com. Discussion Questions:
Gone are the days of eating those cold cracker stacker kits. Kraft Heinz’s Lunchables, a staple of every kid’s lunchbox, is expanding to the frozen food aisle, the brand heating things up with the debut of an all-new line of products: 360CRISP. Click here to read the story at popculture.com.
Artificial intelligence is the future. At least according to Coca-Cola. The soft drink giant today launched a limited edition soda created using AI technology. Click here to read the story at cnbc.com. Discussion Questions:
McCormick, known for its line of herbs and spices, announced last week a redesign of its core red cap-branded product packaging for the first time in nearly 40 years. It has designed the new packaging to better maintain freshness and minimize food waste while incorporating recycled content. Click here to read the
Pringles mascot Mr. P has sported a burly and well-recognized world-class mustache for generations. Click here to read the story at packagingdigest.com. Discussion Questions:
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Starbucks’ holiday cups, an annual tradition that unofficially rings in the season for the chain’s fervent fans. Click here to read the story at cnn.com. Discussion Questions: What is packaging? What purpose does packaging serve? How can packaging provide marketing opportunities for businesses and brands?
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Gatorade is entering the energy drink category with a caffeinated spin-off called Fast Twitch. Click here to read the story at cnbc.com. Discussion Questions: What is competition? What is the difference between direct and indirect competition? Based on information from this news story, describe Gatorade’s new product. Who might represent