Have you heard of the term, Phillumeny? If you’ve been someone who has snagged a matchbook on your way out of a restaurant for your collection, you might consider yourself a Phillumenist. Phillumeny is the hobby of collecting matchbooks or matchboxes with Phil coming from the Greek word for loving and Lumen coming from the Latin word for light.
Guide to Restaurant Packaging
When selecting a spot for a night out with friends or for a date night, the selection process goes beyond the location but includes the crowd, music, and overall ambience of the place. Visiting these spots is part of the thrill that comes with dipping into the bowl at the host stand to grab a matchbox to add to your collection. This is the power that comes with having these small touchpoints at your bar or restaurant - they’re keepsakes of the amazing night they had.