I’m not claiming personal credit for simply echoing an obvious idea. But the folding container was an obvious idea for the 50 years it wasn’t actually developed. We should all pass on good ideas, you never know.
has no page [correction: I learn it has under the right name!] for the American trucking entrepreneur Malcolm Malcom McClean, who invented the standard shipping container in 1956, lowered shipping costs by a factor of thirty, and changed the world.