The twisting force of aged consumers when opening a jar

A.I.M. Voorbij, L.P.A. Steenbekkers

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

64 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Many people experience difficulty when opening a vacuum-sealed jar. Yet solutions to the problem continue to be tool-based rather than exploring the possibility of innovative changes in product packaging. Improvements depends on gaining knowledge of the capabilities of users, and of using that knowledge as a base for product innovation
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105-109
JournalApplied Ergonomics
Volume33
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • jars
  • consumers
  • elderly
  • ergonomics
  • products
  • innovations
  • wrappings
  • packaging materials

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'The twisting force of aged consumers when opening a jar'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this