Your Versatile Bento

Using our bento to carry your favorite foods and snacks might be the main reason you pick up our colorful and minimal designs. However, as ...

Keeping Up Your Bento

At Takenaka Bento we take pride in providing sustainable, reusable containers to help you live your healthiest life. As you embark on the journe...

Tips and Tricks for Packing the Best School Lunches

Back to School season is in full swing! And as the little ones (and not so little ones) head back to the playgrounds and the classrooms, you’re ...

Let's Get Sustainable

Sustainability is a core part of the Takenaka brand. And as we help you take along the most sustainable meals we can with bentos that are made fro...

Summer Recipes

Summer is in full swing! As you pack up for your next warm weather adventure, you might be wondering what to pack in your bento as you head to the...

Summer's Here! Pick Your New Bento for Your Next Picnic

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of Summer! And with the season of barbeques, beach trips, picnics and the like among us, your bento box is th...

How to Bento

Whether you are packing a mid-afternoon snack or getting your kids meals all ready for the week, bento boxes are easy and fun ways to pack your fa...

Stopping Food Waste Starts with Us

Did you know that over 33% of all food produced is wasted and even more (45%) of all produce and fruit go in the garbage every year?! Food waste ...

5 Healthy Morning Routines To Kickstart Your Day

How you start your morning sets the tone for the day. With that in mind, you can see how your morning routines can help you or hurt you when it...

3 Beautiful Items You can Use to Avoid Single Use Plastic

By 2050, it is predicted that there will be 12 BILLION tons of plastic waste in the natural environment. Today, single-use plastics are in the spo...

What is Bento, Where is it from?

Bento Boxes draw their inspiration from the multi-compartment containers popular in Japan. Why do we use bento boxes to store and transport our fo...

Wrapped Up: Furoshiki Cloth Tutorial

by Angie Myung, Co-Founder / Chief Creative Officer. Poketo.com One of the most exciting parts about our new bento box collaboration with Poketo i...