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Glimpse of going out for dinner after coronavirus as eating places plan glass ‘lampshade’ bubble pods to maintain us secure

Glimpse of going out for dinner after coronavirus as restaurants plan glass ‘lampshade’ bubble pods to keep us safe


RESTAURANTS may quickly be retaining diners secure by enclosing them in futuristic bubble pods. 

The prototype plastic shields, which resemble massive clear lampshades and are suspended from a ceiling, could possibly be coming to an eatery close to you.

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People pose under Plex'Eat prototype plexiglass bubbles by designer Christophe Gernigon at the H.A.N.D restaurant in Paris,
A pair is served a meal inside the plexiglass bubbles on the H.A.N.D restaurant in Paris
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A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglas bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon which surrounds diners to protect them from the novel coronavirus during a presentation in Cormeilles-en-Parisis
A diner eats her meal in security inside the plexiglas bubble
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Designer Christophe Gernigon says restaurants have shown interest in his product
Designer Christophe Gernigon says eating places from all around the world have proven curiosity in his product
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It comes as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson stated he could possibly be permitting pubs and eating places to reopen as early as subsequent month. 

But the problem might be sustaining social distancing till a Covid-19 vaccine is discovered whereas crucially having sufficient clients to make eateries and pubs viable.

And naturally diners can not eat whereas sporting a surgical masks.

However a French designer believes he has the reply — domes that cocoons its occupants in romantic isolation from the remainder of the room.

Christophe Gernigon has created a cylinder of clear plastic that hangs from a cable on the ceiling, very like a lampshade. 

A scoop reduce out of the again permits the diner to sit down and rise up with out having to bend over double.

Gernigon has referred to as them the Plex’Eat and stated that he was impressed to invent one thing completely different to what’s already available on the market, which appeared like cubicles in jail visiting rooms.

“I wished to make it extra glamorous, extra fairly


Christophe Gernigon

He stated: “I wished to make it extra glamorous, extra fairly.”

His design will go into manufacturing subsequent week, and he stated he had obtained curiosity from France, Belgium, Canada, Japan and Argentina.

France is beginning to calm down a number of the restrictions it imposed to curb the unfold of the coronavirus outbreak. Retailers and hairdressers have re-opened, and a few kids are again in school.

However it has but to offer the inexperienced mild, in contrast to different European international locations, to permit bars and eating places to reopen. 

Another European international locations are placing mannequins at each different desk to place some area between the precise clients, like at Augustas and Barbora, a restaurant within the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius. 

A few of its fake diners are dressed casually, whereas others look as if they’re at a ball. The garments showcase the work of native style designers.

“We need to fill the area with enjoyable issues”, stated proprietor Patrikas Ribas.

The pods look like lampshades or even wine glasses
The pods appear to be lampshades and even wine glasses
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Mother is the necessity of invention which could solve the coronavirus puzzle
Mom is the need of invention… So may this resolve the coronavirus puzzle
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Vilnius Mayor Remigijus Simasius referred to as the initiative an ideal match of communal spirit and creativity working facet by facet.

In Hofheim, Germany, the Beefn Beer is utilizing massive teddy bears seated at some tables to maintain diners correctly spaced aside. 

Additionally they guarantee a comfy, less-sterile ambiance.

At Amsterdam’s Mediamatic restaurant, the house owners have erected small glass homes that encompass every desk, served by waiters in protecting shields.

Waiters have face shields. Some tavernas have workers in matching face masks.

safe "quarantine greenhouses" in which guests can dine in Amsterdam
Protected ‘quarantine greenhouses’ during which visitors can dine in Amsterdam
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Guests sit at a table in a small greenhouse at the 'Novy's Brasserie' Restaurant in Hagen, Germany
Visitors sit at a desk in a small greenhouse on the Novy’s Brasserie Restaurant in Hagen, Germany
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manager Musa Gezer sits in his restaurant "Beef'n Beer" next to a big teddy bear in Hofheim, Germany
supervisor Musa Gezer sits in his restaurant “Beef’n Beer” subsequent to a giant teddy bear in Hofheim, Germany
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A mannequin provides social distancing at a restaurant in Vilnius, Lithuania
A model supplies social distancing at a restaurant in Vilnius, Lithuania
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