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Why Sweden loves food in tubes

"Why are there so many food tubes in Sweden?" The YouTube channel Great Big Story wants to know. They turn to Karla Marie Paredes, Ph.D. Student in Innovation Engineering, at Design Sciences, Lund University, who wrote her master thesis on this very subject back in 2013.

– Published 5 March 2021

Karla Marie Paredes, Ph.D. Student, with her nearly empty tube of bacon cheese.

– It's something very Swedish, I think many Swedes don't realize it's something unique, says Karla Marie Paredes in the YouTube video "Why Sweden loves food in tubes".

Want to learn more? Find all 65 pages of "Food in tubes: A “retro cool” Swedish innovation - Industrial History and Consumers’ Perspectives" in the LUP Student Papers database

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