Market Analysis - Casual dinning restaurant have started to embrace design Through food presentation and interior design. This has caused the customer to not only enjoy it but to expect it. These restaurants have now started to position themselves as affordable restaurants with style. This heightens the experience and creates a more enjoyable dinning atmosphere.
This is the same with the shakers. They must portrays an up scale feel while also being disposable and affordable for The restaurant.
Usability - Permanent metal sleeve is placed on the disposable plastic cartridge puncturing dimples in the cartridge which opens the shaker. This saves the servers time at the end of the service by not having to fill the shakers and protects it form contamination both in shipping and from table side pranks as it is not opened until plastic has been broken.
This system also minimizes parts in production. Current disposable shakers consist of four parts that have to be assembled in production