ripeSense

ripeSense sensor changes color by reacting to the aroma released by fruits as they ripen. The ripeSense packaging protects the fruit while in transit—and there is no longer a need for shoppers to squeeze and feel ‘is it ripe yet’, once the sensor reaches the desired ripeness level, you can just pop it in the ’fridge to slow down the ripening process. How long till …

Designer Tomato Juice

The Japanese E-Zine Shift offers on their site designer tomato juice for 2,000 yen (about $19). It’s made from organic tomatoes in the town of Toasa in Hokkaido. The red elixir is said to be of a higher quality than normal tomato juice with a fresher taste than other brands. This product is the collaborative effort of Taketo Oguchi and Hideki Inaba. The bottle design …

ZICO Coconut Water

ZICO brings it to you first. Coconut water is better than regular water because it has five essential electrolytes, more potassium than a banana, low acidity, no fat, no sugar added, and no cholesterol– and it’s yummy. Low carb crazies beware, there are about 15g of sugar in an 11oz serving. It’s natural sugar, mind you, not the evil refined stuff.