Category: food packaging

Vintage ads. Cereals, coffee, cocoa, flour by the Mikoyan…

Vintage ads. Cereals, coffee, cocoa, flour by the Mikoyan Moscow Food Factory (1939) (via)

Vintage ads. Malton milk flour for children. Page from the…

Vintage ads. Malton milk flour for children. Page from the Women’s Magazine (April 1927)

Vintage ads. Cereals, coffee, food concentrates made by the…

Vintage ads. Cereals, coffee, food concentrates made by the Mikoyan Moscow Food Factory (1939) (via)

The large box in the center reads Корнфлекс – Kornfleks. It was the first name for corn flakes in the USSR, used in the 30s. Later, after the war and in the 50s, when corn and corn products became more common, names became more Russian-sounding.

Vintage ads. Beverages by GlavPivo (1939) (via)

Vintage ads. Beverages by GlavPivo (1939) (via)

Vintage ads. Apple jam (1939) (via)

Vintage ads. Apple jam (1939) (via)

Vintage ads. Corn puffs. Eat with broth, kissel or milk instead…

Vintage ads. Corn puffs. Eat with broth, kissel or milk instead of croutons. Poster designed by Konstantin Kuzginov (1950)

Soviet vintage ads from 1939. Tomato juice, shaped jelly, canned…

Soviet vintage ads from 1939. Tomato juice, shaped jelly, canned corn, salted crackers (via)

Vintage ads. Pressed oatmeal commonly known as ‘Hercules’ in…

Vintage ads. Pressed oatmeal commonly known as ‘Hercules’ in Russia (1920s-early 1930s).

Vintage ads for coffee (c. 1980)

Vintage ads for coffee (c. 1980)

Vintage ads. Soviet ice cream posters from the 1930s-1950s.

Vintage ads. Soviet ice cream posters from the 1930s-1950s.