Genpak Blog - The Latest On Food Service Packaging & More

custom printed food containers

Harvest® Fiber+Printed Food Containers: Where Sustainability Meets Custom Branding

Elevate your brand with Harvest® Fiber, the sustainable packaging solution crafted from annually renewable fibers. These versatile containers, have no added PFAS, are microwave-safe and perfect for hot and cold foods. Harvest Fiber helps ensure meal freshness and hassle-free transportation. Enhance your brand’s visibility with full-color custom printing available at low minimum orders. Various sized…
Read More

GenWare plates and bowls

Genpak’s New Polypropylene Tableware: GenWare®

GenWare® delivers meticulously engineered tableware for everyday functionality and durability. Our plates and bowls are made with 15% recycled polypropylene, and boast a rigid and sustainable design fortified with ribbing, ensuring unparalleled strength, integrity, and rigidity to withstand hefty portions. Crafted with non-absorbent and cut-resistant materials, GenWare® guarantees worry-free dining experiences, preventing liquids from seeping…
Read More

Harvest Fiber compostable tableware

Genpak’s Harvest Fiber Commercially Compostable Containers And Tableware

Genpak has improved its Harvest® Fiber line of products, which is now made from natural materials, contains no added PFAS, and is commercially compostable. These products are USDA BioPreferred and BPI Certified Commercially Compostable. And there’s something for all applications – hinged containers, tableware, and trays. These are one of the best choices for operators…
Read More

2 women eating from convenient store packaging

The Evolution of Convenience Store Food Service Packaging

Convenience store food service is rapidly evolving. Gone as the days of insulated burgers and lukewarm hot dogs. In 2022, nearly 60% of polled Americans view convenience stores as on par with fast food restaurants (source – Bluedot). Many C-stores are elevating food service operations to boost customer experiences. Reliable and versatile, Genpak containers maintain…
Read More

recyclable clear hinged container with chicken sandwich inside

Top Recyclable Food Service Containers That Protect Meal Integrity

Genpak’s reliable food service packaging helps boost takeout operation efficiency In today’s off-premises dining market, providing positive dining experiences that yield customer satisfaction and retention is crucial. Food service packaging is pivotal in delivering optimal experiences to off-premises diners. The right packaging impacts the end-result quality and presentation of meals when picked up or delivered…
Read More

Clover container for restaurant takeout

Clover Food Service Containers Help With Optimal Restaurant Performance

Clover™ delivers convenience and efficiency from the back of the house to the customer’s front door. Composed of polypropylene, Clover™ is a leak-resistant, easily stackable line of food service containers suitable for hot and cold food applications. With a vented lid and durable design, Clover™ helps maintain meal freshness, preserves presentation, and provides ease in…
Read More


Are Your Leftover Containers Microwave Safe?

When it comes to the food service industry, food safety and convenience are top priorities for consumers. Enjoying a sandwich or meal on the go in a quality takeout container is preferable for consumers. Still, a popular question remains: is it safe to reheat leftovers in takeout containers in the microwave? Microwave safe food service…
Read More

natural materials

What Are Our Harvest Fiber Containers Made From?

If you’re looking for high quality compostable takeout containers or dine in products for your restaurant, Genpak has you covered. Our Harvest Fiber containers are compostable dinnerware and hinged containers made from an annually renewable resource known as bagasse. But what exactly is bagasse and what are its benefits over other compostable materials? We break…
Read More

view down street of garbage recycling cans at the curb

Are Your Takeout Containers Curbside Recyclable?

According to the EPA, containers and packaging alone contribute to over 23% of materials reaching landfills in the United States. Food-related containers and packaging are included in this category. Using food containers made of recyclable materials is a responsible decision by your restaurant to help reduce the number of food containers that reach landfills each…
Read More

Proview close-off containers

How to Make Your Food Pop in Takeout Containers

Meal presentation is key regarding off-premises dining as consumers now expect takeout and delivery orders to replicate in-house dining. Since the pandemic, takeout delivery orders are now an active part of the consumer lifestyle. However, the question remains: how do restaurants ensure customers receive restaurant-quality meal presentation at home? The truth is, overall off-premises meal…
Read More