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Take-Out Occasions

While I’m not ready to have a drone deliver my food, I am a strong believer in take-out food. Whether it’s being delivered straight to my door, or I pick it up on my way home from my favorite restaurant, when someone else cooks for me it’s a delight. Here at Genpak we think every take-out occasion should be special. Food arriving as you expect it, hot and mess-free. There’s nothing worse than getting your… Read the full article »

Weigels breakfast display

Weigel’s Still Winning Consumers in the Breakfast Occasion

Weigel’s is still taking over the breakfast occasion with affordable, grab n’ go Breakfast Bowls! How do you like your breakfast? For me, I like to start my day with a delicious, energizing combination of bacon, potatoes, and eggs that I can take with me on-the-go. That’s what Weigel’s, Tennessee-based convenience store, had in mind after their October 2017 launch of Breakfast Bowls, using Genpak’s FP012-3L, 12 oz. microwave safe container and lid. The bowls are… Read the full article »

stacked Proview containers

ProView is Here. What You Can Expect.

After much anticipation and excitement in 2017 for the grand reveal, ProView is here to make its mark in 2018 and enhance the consumer experience. Designed for various food applications and eating occasions, ProView is a premium product line of black and clear hinged microwave safe containers created for home delivery, upscale catering, and more.   The qualities in ProView are essential… Superior Food Product Visualization Transparent lid offers a greater level of unmatched clarity… Read the full article »

stacked snack containers

Snacks Gotcha Tongue? What Consumers are Craving More Than Traditional Meals.

Snacks are probably taking over your dinner table as “the greatest Modern American pastime”, since “19% of all foodservice occasions in 2016 were snacks,” according to Nation’s Restaurant News. This occasion has opened the door to new bite-size options that are more diverse, more convenient, and even more difficult to turn down. Snacking has grown to be unconventional and it greatly impacts consumer consumption trends. So, what was once perceived as an occasion that would… Read the full article »

pair of APET food containers

APET or OPS? The Difference is CLEAR.

APET vs. OPS The Hard, Brittle Truth Behind OPS Transparent food packaging is becoming a driving force in a faster purchasing decisions. So, when it comes to OPS and APET, the difference is clear. OPS is an oriented polystyrene that can be formed into plastic. This substrate is a cheaper option, but this low-priced material can only go so far. APET is anamorphous polyethylene terephthalate, and is uncompromising, safe, sustainable, and worth the investment. Here… Read the full article »

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Why You’ll Love the New A8801 & AS8802 Clear Hinged Food Service Containers

Authentic food presentation is key to inclined sales in today’s market, and there is no better product to use for customer attraction than Genpak’s new A8801 and AS8802 Clear Hinged Food Service Containers. We introduce to you a duo of attention-grabbing packaging that showcases signature menu items to strengthen brand image. They are both addendums to our extensive product line of clear food service containers, and they showcase signature food items beautifully. Here are the… Read the full article »

First Ever, National Bakery Day!

Happy National Bakery Day!! Whether you are celebrating with an independent bakery in your town, or one of the many national bakeries around the country, the confectionery delights made up by the baking industry are sweet! Today is the first ever National Bakery Day. This day honors local bakeries throughout our neighborhoods. With local events, like an éclair eating contest in Delaware, tastings, free giveaways happening in every city, we hope you are getting out… Read the full article »

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How Genpak’s Microwavable Containers Protect The Environment

Source reduction is becoming widely acceptable in our society in hopes of eliminating waste and protecting the environment. Manufacturers are taking advantage of this solution using the three R’s of sustainability: reduce, reuse, and recycle. This 3-step process generates new paths explored by Gen Xers and Millennials as they are more versed in saving the environment through various source reduction programs. Here at Genpak, we mark environmental solutions as a high priority by making conservational… Read the full article »

Smart-Set Pro Microwave Safe Food Packaging

The Smart Set Pro Collection

Smart – because it’s intelligent in its design, Set – because it’s equipped for the to-go life, and a Pro in it’s features, benefits, and abilities. The Smart Set Pro collection is a line of microwave safe containers that are available in different shapes and sizes. It features a premium black finish that is textured with polypropylene material, as a result of our environmental source reduction program. It contains multiple compartments to fit and preserve those extra food… Read the full article »

drone food delivery, tableside

Drone Delivery Stunt Becoming a Lifestyle for Consumers

Drone food delivery- it’s exactly what it sounds like, and it’s not science fiction anymore. The automation that flies food to your home has increased in popularity since 7-Eleven’s experiment last year when Flirty flew food orders to customers’ doorsteps. The convenience store-chain had customers “thanking the heavens”, as their motto proclaims, after accomplishing “77 autonomous drone deliveries to customers’ homes in the United States in November”, CSPdailynews.com said. Since then, drones have made a… Read the full article »

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