When it comes to pizza, at least the takeaway and delivery kind, it’s always been about the quality of what’s inside the cardboard box. Here are some sizzling examples, however, of how the pizza box has become a palette of its own — it’s Wix Blog’s 5 Favorite Creative Pizza Box Designs.
Why be square? That’s the point of this sleeve-like circular re-think of what the pizza box can be.
We don’t know what hanunted mind thought selling pizza and pest control services together would be a good idea but this pizza company did just that. A pest-control pizza-box ad by Dr. Barata makes its message clear as you pull away slices. A printed picture of la cucaracha appears, as does the suddenly relevant question: “Problems with Bugs?”
Colgate chose an in-your-face idea for its pizza-box toothpaste promo: the inside of the box is a toothy yawning maw, and front and center is a little reminder that the loaded pie inside could mean morning breath for the paste-less muncher.
When it comes to the college-student market, ad designers at BBDO New York linked the idea of cheesy fuel for late-night study sessions to subscriptions to The Economist. The magazine’s pie-chart bearing pizza boxes were delivered in areas around college campuses.
Sure, it gets your pie where it’s going, and hopefully still hot, but why not expect more from the lowly pizza box? Perforated, one half of the Green Box breaks apart into plates and knives. The other half of the box refolds along a second hinge, allowing less-hungry eaters to store leftovers.
Have you found your own favorite? Send us your innovative pie-box finds!