Barrier Bags

Our barrier bags protect perishable foods from oxygen, moisture, and environmental elements to maintain food quality and safety across the supply chain.

01 Overview

Maintain fresh, flavorful food while protecting from spoilage or contamination.

CRYOVAC® brand barrier bags are designed to deliver the highest levels of product protection to maximize food quality and safety throughout the supply chain. Engineered to protect against physical, chemical, or microbiological spoilage, these high-performance bags set the industry standard for packaging all types of perishable foods.

  • Locks out oxygen and maintains proper moisture levels
  • Available in pre-made bags and rollstock shrink tubes
  • Cook-in bags, bone guard bags, and 40# cheese block gusseted bags available
  • Lock seal or easy-open options
  • Can be used as a primary or secondary packaging option
  • Size and gauge versatility for a variety of products

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  • CRYOVAC® brand barrier technologies provide exceptional oxygen protection engineered to extend shelf life, as well as maximize flavor and product color. Superior shrink and toughness ensure great optics and product showcasing, while holding up to the rigors of the food supply chain. 

Ovenable Bags


  • CRYOVAC® brand Oven Ease® packaging offers simplicity and convenience with solutions that go straight into a traditional oven at temperatures up to 400°F for 4 hours.  Simple, safe cooking with little preparation or clean up. Great for retail and food service applications.

Abuse-Resistant Bags


  • CRYOVAC® brand abuse-resistant bags help maintain pack integrity, eliminating the risks of cross-contamination and freezer burn — ultimately safeguarding your brand and profitability. Options include CRYOVAC® TBG brand bone guard bags with unrivaled abuse resistance. 

Cheese Barrier Bags


  • CRYOVAC® brand cheese barrier bags offer sealant technology to prevent oxygen permeation, and can also be made with medium barrier properties to allow gas to escape. We also offer multi-layer gusseted pouches for 40# cheese blocks as well as bags that are designed for aging and storage. 

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CRYOVAC® brand barrier technologies provide exceptional oxygen protection and durability. Engineered to extend shelf life, maximize flavor and product color, these bags hold up to the physical and environmental challenges across the supply chain.

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Ovenable Shrink Bags

 

CRYOVAC® brand ovenable packaging opens up a world of delicious new product options that go straight into the oven in the package for simpler, safer cooking with little preparation. Our cook-in bags and casings offer a versatile solution for cook/chill applications for a variety of kettle-cooked foods. They can be pumped directly into the casing or hand filled, then chilled or frozen, stored, distributed, and reheated in the casing.

  • Can be placed directly into a preheated oven
  • Superior durability to easily withstand the rigors of handling and distribution

  • Heavy duty and abuse resistance materials available in multiple gauges (2 mils, 2.5 mils, and 3 mils)

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Abuse-Resistant Bags

 

CRYOVAC® brand abuse-resistant bags help maintain pack integrity, eliminating the risks of cross-contamination and freezer burn — ultimately safeguarding your brand and profitability. CRYOVAC® brand bone guard bags have unrivaled abuse resistance. These bags have a variety of features to choose from, including custom patch or patchless protection, superior optics, and varying degrees of abuse resistance.

  • Reduces leak rates
  • Enables faster throughput and increased production efficiency
  • Reduces product and package waste
  • Food will better withstand the rigors of production, storage, and distribution

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Cheese Barrier Bags

 

CRYOVAC® brand cheese barrier bags have many different features to accommodate your needs. Our cheese gassing bag has sealant technology to prevent oxygen permeation, but contains medium barrier properties to allow gas to escape. The lay-flat pouch has excellent abuse resistance and provides an excellent barrier for aging and storage. The multi-layer gusseted pouch for 40-lb cheese blocks offers cleaner corners for improved yield.

  • Various options can accommodate different cheeses

  • Gusseted pouch and lay-flat pouch are available in clear or blue film

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