When Japan’s kitchen was an art gallery: How the country’s first home-grown soap dispensers came to be

In the early 1900s, a Japanese inventor named Mitsunari Chiba was trying to create an alternative to the soap-making machinery of Japan’s factories.He named the machines after a water source, which was supposed to clean the soap.The soap came out in large, fluffy balls, and when people used it, they would wash their hands, said […]

Why ‘I hate my job’ – John Lewis co-founder on working ‘very hard’

John Lewis has hired a new co-owner who is also a former senior executive at the luxury retailer, the company announced on Thursday.┬áThe decision came just weeks after the co-op announced it would be selling off its retail business, amid a fierce backlash over the retailer’s handling of the deadly train derailment in New York […]

How to get rid of the hell’s cookware

Hell’s Kitchen is an iconic Irish dish and a source of pride for many of us in the country.The dish is a simple dish made with butter and flour, and you can eat it like a traditional dinner with a glass of milk and a slice of toast.But the hellish cookware has also become a […]