The KangaBox Insulated Food Carrier gives your catering operation a green alternative to traditional thermobox and coolers. KangaBoxes are made from expanded polypropylene (EPP), a plastic foam material that is exceptionally eco-friendly, flexible and versatile.* Today’s customer is more environmentally conscious than ever before and an eco-friendly or green choice is a key factor in many catering decisions. EPP is not plastic covered – it is actually made out of small plastic beads. This means the KangaBox is 100% recyclable. EPP manufacturing requires no VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds), chlorofluorocarbon or other environmentally damaging compounds, adding to its eco-friendly profile.* Another EPP feature is exceptional heating and cooling due to EPP’s thermal insulation properties. EPP is also designed for lightweight applications, which makes it perfect for the ultra lightweight KangaBox, another advantage that KangaBox has over its bulky and heavy competitors. * Source: www.epp.com
Looking for an ultra lightweight full pan professional catering thermo food carrier? Then look no further – consider the KangaBox Expert thermal food carrier. This full pan catering thermal food carrier is especially easy to clean, and durable. The KangaBox Expert has high temperature resistance that keeps food hot or cold. Made from Expanded Polypropylene, it is 100% recyclable, giving you a green option.Three sizes to choose from give you plenty of versatility and choice. Available in a variety of bright, vivid colors that stand out in the catering kitchen. The rounded corners keep food transport safe, and ergonomically shaped handles are designed for comfort. Consider choosing the KangaBox Expert when selecting your full pan catering thermal food carrier.
The KangaBox Tower Catering Thermobox is getting people talking. This ultra lightweight catering insulated thermal food carrier has a high temperature resistance that keeps food hot or cold for a long time. This thermobox is easy to clean and durable, with rounded corners for safe transport, and ergonomically shaped handles that are shaped for comfort.The tower can hold three to four full size trays, making it a versatile option for your kitchen. Made from Expanded Polypropylene, this thermobox is 100% recyclable, for a true green solution. Choose from a variety of bright, vivid colors that stand out in the catering kitchen. The impact and scratch-proof surface made from 100% through-dyed material is dishwasher safe to 176°F. The KangaBox Tower Thermobox will transport your food safely and in style.
Chicago company Gourmet Gorilla is getting some well-deserved attention with its mission to provide locally grown, preservative-free, balanced and nutritious meals to Illinois and Wisconsin schoolchildren. These school lunches are made daily from scratch and are leading the way in healthy food for kids that is both good and good for them. Transporting these lunches in a safe and secure way, which keeps food at the correct temperature, is an important part of Gourmet Gorilla’s day. http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20140206/ISSUE01/140209888/a-school-lunch-thats-not-cafeteria-food Enter the KangaBox Thermobox, a food carrier whose features make transporting food easy and safe. The KangaBox has multiple, convenient sizes that are all stackable, and ultra-light. The rounded corners plus ergonomically-shaped handles make for easy handling. Lids are tight fitting, so the KangaBox will be keep cold food cold and hot food hot. With an impact and scratch-proof surface, these thermoboxes are 100% recyclable since they are made out of Extruded Polypropylene (EPP). Dishwasher-safe up to 176°, the thermoboxes are both easy to clean and keep clean, an important feature when transporting food. On top of all of these features, the bright colors of the KangaBox are a fresh and eye-catching addition to any food service kitchen. Gourmet Gorilla use the KangaBox Professional
They say appearance is everything. Don’t you want your take out soup, pasta and rice dishes to be freshly preserved yet attractively presented in an eye-catching way? Your product is top quality – shouldn’t you have the same quality for your packaging yet at an affordable price? Consider our best-selling SKP soup bowls. Our SKP disposable soup bowls and soup containers are versatile and convenient, and are space efficient and cost effective. Perfect for hot foods such as soups, pasta, take-out, and rice. Re-usable and durable, these bowls have handles, are stackable, can be placed in the microwave and freezer, and both the base and lid are 100% recyclable. Sold in cases of 300 (combo set with a clear lid). Sizes available range from 12 oz, 16 oz, 22 oz, 28 oz, and 40 oz.
Sustainability and green packaging are leading the way in the latest trends in food service packaging. According to statistics compiled by Mintel, a global market research firm, 42% of consumers say they seek a foodservice establishment that supports the environment by recycling or using biodegradable containers or serving dishes. During the recent National Restaurant Show in Chicago, the majority of the tableware, takeout containers, and utensils shown highlighted sustainability. New pulp restaurant take out containers and trays from Darnel meet the need for green with packaging composed from a variety of recycled pulp products. The containers have hinged lids, and are available in a variety of sizes. Pulp trays are also part of the product line. All pulp line products are freezer and oven safe (up to 350). Show your customers that sustainability is important by choosing Darnel Pulp Containers and Trays. Packaging is moving in a green and sustainable direction, and Darnel is leading the way in restaurant containers and trays. Going green for your food service packaging has never been easier than with Darnel’s new pulp line of take out containers and trays. (Source: Mintel: Restaurant industry continues green initiatives: new foodservice trends, June 6, 2014, www.mintel.com)
Are you interested in promoting your restaurant on your drink cups? If so, our PETE cups are the clear winner and the best solution for you. These cups are made from recyclable polyethylene (PETE) plastic and are a classic disposable drink cup choice. Perfect for custom printing, since the high clarity, clear PETE material handles ink very well. These cold drink plastic cups can handle soft drinks, yogurt, parfaits (when paired with matching flat or dome lids), pretzels, desserts, etc. Each cup’s rim is designed to fit securely with compatible, snap-on and leak-proof lids. Our cold drink plastic cups meet many foodservice needs including take out, deli, restaurants, dine in and catering. Available in sizes ranging from 9 oz, to 32 oz.
A coated corrugated box design makes the SKP Foil Pop-Up box the best box on the market. This box works better in a deli and food service environment, since it withstands the daily spills and messes that cause other boxes to flake apart and buckle. The boxes also add a colorful and bright presence to the kitchen, with their easy-to-spot profile and design. In addition to its box design, these pop-ups are an economical solution to the demands of your food service and restaurant operation. So save money and keep your kitchen operating smoothly with the SKP foil pop-ups. These easy to dispense pop-ups are available in two sizes – 9” pop up sheets, 475 per case and 12” pop up sheets, 475 per case. Both sizes are packed six boxes to a case. Check out our full line of SKP foil products at www.foodpackagingwarehouse.com.
Packaging Resources will be exhibiting at Booth #123 at the 2014 NRA show that takes place in Chicago from Saturday, May 17 through Tuesday, May 20 at McCormick Place. Come visit us and see our complete line of food packaging for restaurants and foodseervice. Hot weather is just around the corner so for an innovative, super lightweight cooler, check out KangaBox Thermal Food Carriers. This hot and cold food carrier is solid and stylish, designed with rounded corners for easy transport. It has a fresh, modern look due to its bright and unique colors, and the insulated hot food carriers are 100% recyclable thanks to its Expanded Polypropylene (EPP) material. No matter if your food is hot or cold, KangaBox keeps food safe all the way through. Our SKP line of foodservice products will also be on display. Our SKP foil is available in rolls, pop-ups, and 7” and 9” pans. Our SKP deli line offers deli and take-out containers in a variety of sizes. The black bowl with clear lid is available in 12 oz, 16 oz, 22 oz, 28 oz, and 40 oz sizes. Our deli cups come in 8 oz, 16 oz, and 32 oz sizes. All SKP products are
Summer is here and barbeques, cook-outs, and parties are on the calendar. Your customers will be buying up lots of salads and slaw. Send them home with our leading Sterling King Products (SKP) trusted deli-line container that will showcase your deli items but won’t leak or spill. These take out containers are stackable, microwaveable, and recyclable. Sterling King Products Deli Line is space efficient and cost effective for takeout and carry out businesses. These carry out food containers are perfect for take out hot or cold food such as pasta, take-out, fruit, dips, snacks, etc. The SKP deli line offers clear packaging in three convenient sizes: 8 oz, 16 oz, and 32 oz. Made from Polypropylene (#5) plastic, these containers are 100% Recyclable and are FDA graded for food.
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