Preformed Trays

A full range of preformed trays that pair with CRYOVAC® brand films to create all kinds of case-ready packaging solutions.

01 Overview

 

Create case-ready solutions with preformed trays that offer optimal efficiency and on-shelf display.

With our CRYOVAC® brand preformed food packaging trays, you can create all types of case-ready packaging for overwrap, MAP, and vacuum skin applications. Available in polypropylene (PP), polyethylene (PET), as well as some recycled content, these trays are optimized for use with CRYOVAC® brand lid films or CRYOVAC® brand Darfresh® vacuum skin packaging films. 

  • High quality PP and PET trays are designed for recycling
  • One packaging line can run different tray shapes and sizes with minimal changes required
  • Offers better merchandising on shelves and in cases with optimal display
  • Available in a variety of colors, depths, and perimeters
  • Proprietary sealant and easy-open features are available

02 Product Lines

Preformed Trays

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Preformed Overwrap Tray


Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed overwrap tray offers rolled rim technology that enables you to produce a highly attractive case-ready package. This tray has the fresh, traditional look that consumers prefer in the meat case. Made from APET, not only does it offer excellent strength, it's also designed for recycling. This tray easily runs on existing overwrap equipment, so no additional machinery is required.

Preformed MAP Tray


Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed MAP tray is a high-barrier, polypropylene tray that extends shelf life and increases production efficiencies. Hermetically sealed with CRYOVAC® brand barrier lidstock, the final output is a leak-proof package. This solid barrier tray/lidstock combination provides a MAP system that nearly doubles packaging speeds, eliminates leakage, and substantially reduces labor costs.

Preformed Vacuum Skin Packaging Tray


Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed vacuum skin packaging tray is a polypropylene tray that effortlessly extends shelf life and maintains flavor. Paired with our film, the solution is vacuum sealed to remove oxygen, seal in freshness, and lock in juices with a leak-proof vacuum skin package. This tray is used with Darfresh® Tray/Skin, Darfresh® on Tray, Darfresh® 10k OTR, and Simple Steps® ready meals.

Preformed Trays

For Overwrap

 

Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed overwrap tray offers rolled rim technology that enables you to produce a highly attractive case-ready package. This tray has the fresh, traditional look that consumers prefer in the meat case. Made from APET, not only does it offer excellent strength, it's also designed for recycling. This tray easily runs on existing overwrap equipment, so no additional machinery is required.

  • Ideal for fresh poultry, beef, lamb, veal, and smoked and processed meats for retail
  • Made from APET
  • Designed for recycling
  • Runs on existing overwrap equipment
  • Pair with SES or BDF films

Preformed Trays

For Modified Atmosphere Packaging

 

Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed MAP tray is a high-barrier, polypropylene tray that extends shelf life and increases production efficiencies. Hermetically sealed with CRYOVAC® brand barrier lidstock, the final output is a leak-proof package. This solid barrier tray/lidstock combination provides a MAP system that nearly doubles packaging speeds, eliminates leakage, and substantially reduces labor costs.

  • Contains a unique step feature to limit product movement within the tray and provide increased stability
  • The MAP finished product provides additional shelf life and reduces in-store labor
  • Each tray can be individually gas-flushed, and can be used in high- or low-oxygen applications
  • Ideal for case-ready meat and poultry applications

  • Produced at speeds up to 120 ppm

Preformed Trays

For Vacuum Skin Packaging

 

Our CRYOVAC® brand preformed vacuum skin packaging tray is a polypropylene tray that effortlessly extends shelf life and maintains flavor. Paired with our film, the solution is vacuum sealed to remove oxygen, seal in freshness, and lock in juices with a leak-proof vacuum skin package. This tray is used with Darfresh® Tray/Skin, Darfresh® on Tray, Darfresh® 10k OTR, and Simple Steps® ready meals.

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