The cup of the future will make lids extinct

Published On 01/24/2014 Published On 01/24/2014

The Compleat cup has the lid in its sights and is pulling the trigger. With two flaps that fold down into a lid, Compleat is set to break up the rock solid marriage between lid and cup. Stacking just like a regular cup, Compleat will consolidate cup manufacturing and reduce shipping costs, inventory, and waste in the process. This is the cup of the future — at least according to Spike Jonze.

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In a subtle move of prescience, the Her director included Compleat in his vision of the future, quietly slipping the cup into Joaquin Phoenix's hands.

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In the future, however, old habits still die hard.



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