People love snacks, so we help meet the packaging needs of today’s consumer.
SNACK PACKAGING OVERVIEW
Crackers, chips, nuts, cereals and bakery goods can become soggy in moist environments or just get stale and tossed out before their time.
The packaging of snack foods demands specific requirements to maintain freshness. These requirements may include barrier to light, oxygen, or moisture, as well as toughness and sealability.
Fortunately a smart packaging design using Dow materials can keep snack foods fresh longer.
Snack Packaging Materials Designed for the Job
From dry food that requires a barrier to moisture to those with stringent flavor and odor requirements, Dow has a broad range of products and solutions to match the packaging need. Dow's snack packaging materials and technologies have been perfected over the years through collaborative efforts with brand owners, retailers and converters.
Shelf appeal and the tactile feel of a package are major concerns with snack food. Dow's resins, adhesives and coatings for snack food packaging are designed to optimize a package’s look and feel as well as its performance.
Pack Studios – Where Collaboration Drives Innovation
Your snack food packaging challenge will find the perfect solution at Dow’s Pack Studios. With a global network of packaging experts, Dow’s Pack Studios feature the latest equipment, materials and testing capabilities all under one roof and in the spirit of collaboration. Learn more about Pack Studios.
SNACK PACKAGING APPLICATIONS
Dow's Snack Packaging market features several specialty applications.
Snack food packaging containers made with Dow’s high density polyethylene (HDPE) resins are cost effective and sustainable. Dow’s HDPE is also a readily available and reliable source of material.
Flexible bags made with Dow products are a cost-effective and sustainable packaging solution for snack foods. Dow resins, adhesives and coatings help snacks stay fresh longer and can protect them during transportation.
STAND UP POUCHES
This convenient and cost-effective format can be made with Dow resins, adhesives and coatings to match the packaging needs of a wide variety of snack foods. Lightweight, sustainable and convenient, stand up pouches are being used to package a wide variety of snack foods and beverages. Learn more about Stand Up Pouches.