Springwise Daily | Menu made with expired food, rapid flower delivery, and an emergency flashlight LED bulb


October 31, 2013.

Hi Jim,

Here are the new business ideas that caught our attention today:

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Restaurant serves cheap meals made with expired foods

The Daily Table is a grocery store and restaurant which puts all of its food to use — whether it’s past its sell by date or not. READ MORE...


In San Francisco, flowers hand-delivered in under 90 mins

For those who have forgotten that important date, BloomThat picks, prepares and delivers fresh bouquets in under 90 minutes. READ MORE...

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LED lightbulb doubles as a flashlight in emergencies

The Bulb Flashlight charges itself while in use to provide three hours of emergency light, and can even be disconnected and used as a torch. READ MORE...



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The beauty company's subway installation recommends cosmetics that people can buy on the spot.
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British e-clinic HealthExpress created rubber masks that resemble the faces of smokers afflicted with tobacco-related diseases.
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The furniture brand installed "3D billboards" with real people in functioning bathroom set-ups.
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Camera brand teams up with 6 celebrities for its latest collaborative film-making project.
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Catering to a community of millions, Wattpad is all about getting writers and their stories online.
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A rarely welcomed type of mail finds itself at the core of a new exhibition focusing on the future of business.
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PSFK selects the best cities that will refresh your creativity, like Minneapolis that offers big-city culture with small-town authenticity.
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A new measuring tool aims to instantly and simply improve a drawer's technique.
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Chloey Shriver and her father are revolutionizing the beauty business by giving the customer unprecedented control in the creation process.
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American paint company Dutch Boy's new app lets customers paint a room in their favorite song.
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Printed volumes provide a history of modern-day life for future humans or other intelligent lifeforms.
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Google dominates headlines with new and improved Glass as Plus attempts to be your go-to photo site.
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Illustrator plugin that gets rid of the tedious process of creating physical prototypes and mockups.
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Samsung released a software development kit that enables developers to create multi-screen applications that work across devices.
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Light intensity increases the longer you are able to focus your mind on this remote-controlled car.
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The new Livescribe 3 digitizes handwritten notes and sends them to an app on your mobile devices.
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The Reboot Buggy is a response to the perceived over styled, over hyped cars sold today.
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Local grocery store items injected with a dose of morally ambiguous copywriting.
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Use Bare Conductor's electric paint to draw shapes that play sounds, turn on lights, and more.
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Three personality types divide the US, which one do you fall into?
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Holiday Collective creates a limited-edition storage device that works with countless mobile devices.
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Men wear dog costumes and wigs for an all-natural pet cosmetics collection.
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Researchers put together a family tree that connects centuries of genetic traits.
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Virgin America's new airline safety video is catchy and fun.
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The Magneto table by Yiannis Ghikas can be assembled and disassembled without any tools.
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Spiran is a sleek and minimally-designed bike by People People that features an integrated lock which folds out from the front basket.
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Insurance company creates fake product to address a growing health concern that is currently plaguing the Netherlands.
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Hetain Patel bought the vehicle, which has the same specifications as his first car, to create an original sculpture.
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Bentley creates a winter wonderland to showcase their entire line of cars, inviting drivers from all over the world for a test drive.
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Creative agency Doberman designed the New First Aid Kit in collaboration with Campaign Hjarnkoll.
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