Serving Just Got Easier: New Eco-Friendly Catering Products & To Go Containers








Packnwood has just added 3 new categories of food packaging, each one with innovative new products made from eco-friendly materials that will help kick off this years holiday entertaining season. The new categories are: Street Food Packaging, Doublewall Glass Collection, and Large Catering Trays with Lids.

“We are committed to adding new products throughout the entire year, answering to the newest trends and also introducing trends into the food packaging industry. With holiday entertaining in mind, our newest products offer smart and eco-conscious solutions that will update and simplify holiday entertaining,” says company president Adam Merran.


street-food-bucketIt is estimated that by the year 2017, there will be more than 20,000 food trucks nationwide, featuring cuisines from all corners of the world. Packnwood meets this ongoing trend by introducing their new eco-friendly Street Food line including bamboo leaf boats and wood cones, news-printed paper containers, Kraft bagel boxes and crepe holders, and more – all recyclable and biodegradable.

“As street food continues to grow and we are seeing more and more food trucks in major cities around the country, our designers wanted to create brand new to-go options specifically for this market,” says Merran.


In additiodouble-wall-glassn to the company’s disposable packaging solutions, Packnwood expands its reusable product line with the new Doublewall Glass Collection.The insulated glasses are made from durable Borosilicate glass, which is heat resistant, sturdy, and lightweight. The doublewall construction helps keep hot foods hot, and cold foods cold. Available in 6 mini shapes and sizes (1.7 to 2.7 oz), ideal for serving appetizers and cocktails.


catering-trays-pressPacknwood’s already extensive line of Platters & Trays has grown even bigger with the addition of 6 new large size sugarcane platters and trays. Suitable for all types of drop-off catering, the platters are fully compostable, and have well-fitted lids to keep foods safe and secure during travel. Available in 3 new sizes: 11.75” square, 18” round, and 18.5 x 12.5 rectangular.

Also new are the compostable Atlas trays, available in 3 different shapes and sizes, including the one-of-a-kind 14.96 inch square tray with imprints of famous world monuments. Clear recyclable lids are available as well.

“We wanted to expand the versatility of our popular sugarcane collection by creating new  products that offer our clients great design at a great price. We were inspired by the idea of coming up with stylish yet functional designs that not only keep food safe during transport, but can also be used for eye-catching food presentations,” says Merran.

Packnwood has recently updated its website to make it more user-friendly, highlights new products, and makes ordering quick and easy. The company is now offering 5 free samples to customers who connect with them on social media or who sign up for their newsletter. To see the full collection of products click here.

Packnwood is the American brand of the family-owned French company First Pack, which has been a leading manufacturer of innovative food service products for over 35 years. All Packnwood products follow the innovative First Pack theme of ecolominque, a blend of the French words for ecology and economy that the brand coined in 1990. Packnwood has over 450 products that are sold worldwide. Packnwood is a member of the International Caterers Association.

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