I'm a vegan, so I find this product questionable, but it does illustrate an interesting technology - using the genome to create customized products.
RayFish will genetically engineer a stingray to express colors and patterns of your own design and will then create a shoes from stingray leather.
Not just build to order but breed to order. The 10 month lead time may limit the market size.
"I wonder if they can be genetically bred to include logos in the hide? You should be able to get a GREAT discount for volume!
If this is true and the genetic engineering can be automated what else could we breed to order? The ultimate dinner party, serving fish bred with a unique flavor just for one single meal? Takes a year to prepare dinner, but your friends will be impressed.
Tell your daughter she needs to plan her wedding a year in advance so the entr�e can be bred to order. Perhaps the cycle time for breeding vegan entr�e ingredients is shorter?"
It's a brave new world when our supply chain includes breeding products to order.
Morally objectionable, but fascinating nonetheless.