Australian company Frank Green, has won the Good Design Awards Australia 2015 for its highly innovative SmartCup™. A world first, the eco-friendly, reusable and sleek cup comes with a unique smart chip allowing users to pay for their coffee in one quick swipe.
Founder and owner of the company, Ben Young, said he is thrilled to win Australia’s Good Design Awards, as it showcases the best in design, innovation and creativity at both a national and international level. “Our message is clear – drink smarter and reduce unnecessary waste by taking your own cup when you go for a coffee.”
The SmartCup™ is made from high-quality recyclable materials that are both BPA free and non-toxic. It is dishwasher safe, odour and stain resistant and features double-walled thermo outer layer to not only keep your coffee hotter for longer, but also gets the bill using CafePay.
The first of its kind, CafePay is an app enabling the consumer to load funds for a cashless coffee transaction and can even allow for sending coffees and café treats to friends.
To purchase visit http://www.frankgreen.com.au/
Words: Natasha Lutrov