Speciality packaging manufacturer, Parkside have introduced its innovative self-venting steam bag for frozen vegetables Parkscribe Steam, which has the aim to reduce portion sizes.
The company, which specialises in printing, lamination and sustainable solutions for the food and drink packaging industries, have stated that the microwaveable pack is ideal for consumers who require a portion sized solution with a reduced preparation and cooking time compared to other methods.
Paula Birch sales director at Parkside said: “Convenience is one of the fastest growing markets and we’re delighted that the judges recognised our innovative solution as a worthy award winner in the food category.”
“The pack is just one of the Parkscribe family of cook ready solutions that answers the consumer need for convenience. A stand out feature of this particular solution is its self-venting capabilities, created by laser-scribing technology.
“The consumer can now cook frozen vegetables in the microwave without having to burst, pierce or open the pack beforehand.”
Parkscribe Steam can be incorporated onto standard existing packaging lines with no impact on efficiency, making it cost effective for brand owners. Retailers can also be confident in its food-safe credentials – the pack is fully sealed, leaving no holes for contamination.
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