Manufacturer: HQC Inc., hqcinc.com
Description: Deco Pro is a pouch filled with pre-colored buttercream frosting with a multipurpose pouch fitment allowing the operator of the pouch to use multiple designs for bakery product decorations. The buttercream frosting is ready to use and is a completely sealed package, which decreases the effort for the operator and the cost to “mix” the product. Deco Pro is a ready to use product that can be used multiple times by using the resealable closure.
Cryovac® FlexPrep™ Portion Control Dispensing System
Manufacturer: Sealed Air Corporation, sealedair.com
Description: The Cryovac® FlexPrep™ Portion Control Dispensing System is an innovative flexible condiment and sauce dispensing solution that improves BOH (Back-of-House) operational efficiency, provides superior condiment yield, and manages portion control providing overall operator cost savings.
Crunchmaster Protein Brownie and PUMPKIN HARVEST Pouches
Manufacturer: PPC Flexible Packaging, ppcflex.com
Description: The Crunchmaster pouches are a 3-ply structure with an adhesive and extrusion pass. The substantial weight of the film contributes to a premium look and feel. The sealant film includes linear tear properties to improve the consumer experience. The middle ply is a metallized polyester film with enhanced optical density, which improves barrier, product freshness, and structure integrity. The resealable package offers convenience while maintaining product quality.
Chewter’s Cacao Nibs
Manufacturer: TC Transcontinental Packaging, tctranscontinental.com/packaging
Description: The Chewter’s Cacao Nibs stand-up package’s graphics command stand out shelf presence with a beautiful print reproduction attained through 8-color flexographic printing using 133-line screen and Samba Screening. The project was reverse printed and laminated onto a matte white polyester film.
Oreo “Game of Thrones” Cookie Package
Manufacturer: Sonoco Flexible Packaging, sonoco.com
Description: Mondelez International launched the limited-edition “Game of Thrones” Oreos to bring something unexpected to the classic cookie as a tribute to the HBO show’s legacy. In addition to the four distinct edible insignias on the cookies, the packaging by Sonoco incorporates a registered matte/gloss feature throughout the package and spells out “Oreo” in the show logo’s font using glossy metallic effects. The package also incorporates Sonoco’s SmartSeal® technology—a patented built-in precision die-cut, easy-open-and-reclose feature with tamper evidence.
Manufacturer: Emirates Printing Press, L.L.C., eppdubai.com
Description: This coffee pouch is designed with a 3D format. The pouch is printed on paper with a black-and-gold combination. Printing on the paper makes the pouch look appealing on the shelf.
Premade STANDCAP Inverted Pouches
Manufacturer: Glenroy, Inc., glenroy.com
Description: Premade STANDCAP inverted pouches extend product freshness, stand out on the shelf, provide time-saving and utensil-free convenience for users, and make an eco-friendly impact by reducing fossil fuel usage, water usage, and greenhouse gas emissions when compared to alternative package formats.
The Pioneer Woman Pet Treats Stand-up Pouch
Manufacturer: Printpack, printpack.com
Description: The Pioneer Woman pet treats are a new line of treats created by television personality Ree Drummond, the Pioneer Woman, in partnership with Purina. These homestyle pet treats are packaged in a matte finish stand-up pouch that features glossy accents and a clear metallized window so consumers can see the quality of the treats inside. The clear barrier is combined with a dual-track press-to-close zipper to prolong the shelf life of the product. Extended gamut printing and texture contrasts create an engaging package on the shelf.
Brown & Haley Roca Collection – Almond & Dark Chocolate (Mexico)
Manufacturer: American Packaging Corporation, americanpackaging.com
Description: This premium Brown & Haley pouch exemplifies an exquisite combination of advanced capabilities offered by American Packaging Corporation. It starts with the right materials as a canvas for precision artwork and secure food safety. The film undergoes a 10-color application to achieve both soft vignettes and sharp detail in the photorealistic candy depiction. The product then completes a separate lamination phase, followed by conversion to its unique pouch format. These pouches stand tall on store shelves, projecting the distinct “Roca Collection” text and artwork into the aisle where the rounded corners are ready to be grabbed by eager snackers.
Bird Rock Coffee Roasters
Manufacturer: TricorBraun, tricorbraun.com
Description: This sustainable packaging wows customers willing to pay extra for a farm-to-table premium product. Made from 60% compostable material, this block-bottom, compostable coffee bag contains a zipper and a one-way valve at the top for shelf stability. The updated design, with the bag printed inside out to create texture, evokes a craft feel while the nearly see-through white sections of the bag hint at the coffee beans within.