Japanese company releases spoon aimed at promoting healthier eating

Japanese drinks giant Kirin Holdings has created an electrified spoon which researchers claim can promote healthier eating.

japanese company releases spoon aimed at promoting healthier eating

Japanese company releases spoon aimed at promoting healthier eating

Researchers believe the spoon promotes healthier eating by enhancing salty tastes without extra sodium.

The product launch is the first commercialisation of the technology which last year won a Nobel Prize.

The maker hopes to sell one million units globally within five years.

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