A Look Inside the Packaging Industry

Written by Small Business Magazine on July 17th, 2016. Posted in Food sealing machines, Lidding film, Thermoform packaging

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What’s the first thing you notice when making purchases in the grocery store or big box store? If you answered “packaging,” you were correct. And packaging comes in all sorts of types to meet the different needs of the product whether it’s to ensure food safety or simply to ease transport and display. Whether on the outside to the inside, here are some of the most common types of packaging you might find containing or surrounding your purchases:

  • Vacuum pouches
  • Thermoformed trays
  • Ready made plastic trays
  • Lidding film
  • Shrink sleeves
  • Plastic clamshells

Packaging to Ensure Food Safety and Freshness
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