Foam packaging buying guide

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There are many safe and hygienic ways to transport food, one of them is foam packaging. So, before naming its advantages and benefits, let’s answer the question you are probably asking yourself… What is foam? It is a material that is characterized by its excellent insulating properties, which allows it to preserve the temperature of food. It is also resistant, light and pleasant to the touch, making it a popular choice for a wide range of professional sectors such as construction and food.

Catering businesses, especially take-away businesses, often use this material, since foam foam keeps food warm from the moment it leaves the kitchen until it reaches the customer. In the same way that the establishments, individuals are also interested in this type of packaging, perfect to take to work or as a tupper with what is left over from a family barbecue

At this point, it’s time to choose foam packaging, but where to start? At Monouso we can help you to choose the one that meets your expectations and needs. To do this, we have come up with a list of the types of containers that you can find in our catalog:

Isothermal foam bowl

Isothermal foam bowlView more

Broths, soups, creams? even ice cream! This bowl is suitable for all types of food. Made of expanded polystyrene, a foamed plastic component, it has many advantages, including versatility, lightness, rigidity and thermal insulation that allows preserving the temperature of food for a longer period of time

In addition, they are resistant to food oils and fats, so you won’t get your hands dirty when transporting them. And, once their useful life is over, they can be easily recycled

The only thing you should bear in mind is that these containers are not suitable to withstand the high temperatures of the microwave

If you want your guests to enjoy all the flavor of your recipes, both inside and outside the establishment, you will not regret acquiring these isothermal foam bowls.

Foam Cups

Foam CupsView more

In the same way that foam preserves the heat of foods such as soups or bean stews, it is also capable of preserving the cold. This explains why it is one of the star products of ice cream parlors, because who likes ice cream that melts at the second bite?

With isothermal foam tubs this will not happen, so you can enjoy ice cream or slush for longer

Whether you want to share it or enjoy it on your own, these containers come in a variety of sizes and shapes and even have a lid that fits perfectly (consult the model beforehand), making them even safer to transport and maintain the temperature.

And remember! Like the isothermal bowls, they are not suitable for heating in the microwave

Foam packaging for hamburgers

Foam packaging for hamburgersView more

These shell-shaped containers are ideal for storing hamburgers, as they keep the food warm, thus preserving all its properties and at the same time prevent the heat from burning your hands when holding it, so you can take it wherever you want and it will be ready for longer! They are also ergonomic, lightweight and have an efficient opening and closing system

On the other hand, if you are concerned about the environment, we are glad to tell you that the following containers are easily recyclable once their useful life is over, so you will not be contributing to the generation of waste

You can find them in various colors and sizes to place from small to giant hamburgers depending on how hungry your customers are

FOAM Hot Dog and Sandwich Containers

FOAM Hot Dog and Sandwich ContainersView more

If you have reached this point you will have realized that there is a container specially adapted to each type of fast food. In this case it is the turn of foam containers for paninis, sandwiches, kebabs, baguettes or hot dogs

There is no better way to preserve the flavor and properties of the food than with lightweight foam containers in the shape of a shell. Made of EPS (expanded polystyrene also known as foam), the containers are available in different models depending on the food to be transported, offering a high quality and hygienic service

FOAM Menu Containers

FOAM Menu ContainersView more

In this section of the foam containers catalog, the containers presented below are known for their great versatility. Take-away businesses, school canteens, free buffets or restaurants that offer their guests the food left over from the menu benefit from these containers

Thanks to the division of some models into two or three compartments, you can serve a complete menu without transferring the flavor of the food. This added to the ability to maintain the temperature of the food makes it the ideal container to enjoy a complete meal at any time and place

Not only that, foam menu packs are resistant to oils and fats so you won’t get your hands dirty when you pick them up. Can they have more advantages?

Diner-Pack FOAM Containers

Diner-Pack FOAM ContainersView more

With the isothermal dine-pack containers you can store a large amount of hot or cold food with the certainty that they will preserve their properties and temperature thanks to the qualities of the material they are made of, i.e. EPS / foam

These containers, which can be found in fast food stores, bars and restaurants or supermarkets, will make the transfer of food light, comfortable, safe and hygienic. Without forgetting the important function performed by the lid, which fits the container achieving a greater capacity for temperature retention and avoiding possible spills in the transfer

Foam container accessories

Both the foam insulated bowls and tubs are equipped with lids (consult previously the chosen model) to make food transportation even more convenient

Manufactured with the same material as the containers, EPS / foam, or polystyrene, their function is to protect the foodstuffs and keep the heat or cold of its components.

They are available in different sizes and shapes depending on the container to which they are attached, guaranteeing the safety and hygiene of the contents

Now, after knowing in depth the characteristics of the foam containers, you can choose the one that suits you best foam containers. You can choose the one that best suits your personal or business needs. Which one do you choose?

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