Company: Room in a Box
School: Universität Witten/Herdecke, Witten, Germany
ROOM IN A BOX, founded in 2013, focuses on furniture and interior design made of paper-based materials like corrugated cardboard. The team’s goal is to offer a new way of living by designing a set of beautiful and ultra-portable furniture made of renewable raw materials, which is produced efficiently in high volumes and reaches their customers with the support of standard parcel services. The furniture can be easily moved to a new place in the same way and comes ready to use right out of the box. More than 4 million people in in Germany younger than forty years change their center of life once a year. A well-designed beautiful and ultra-portable set of furniture would just come in handy.