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No Coffee Lid Required (The Compleat)

Redesigned shape of the paper coffee cup requires no lid.

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How does this research relate to our Use Cases?

Use Case #3 Straws and takeaway coffee lids

What is a provocation or insight that might inspire others during this challenge?

Is a straw or a lid really needed? Can the rest of the product be extended to eliminate the need for a straw/lid while still providing the equal experience?

Tell us about yourself

I studied architecture and I'm currently taking a micro-masters in UX design. I love CNC machines and robots.


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Hi James! There are 2 days left in the ideas phase of the circular design challenge! It would be great to see your ideas there, submit your idea via -

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