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Our Meat & Poultry Packaging –
standardized and customizable

Meat and poultry are packaged chilled or frozen and often in humid environment. A solid board box is robust and compact and retains its maximum strength even under humid conditions. Your product also freezes much faster when packed in fibre based board.

Solid board packaging supplied with a PE liner is suitable for direct food contact, at the same time it meets all the requirements regarding hygiene and food safety. Our boxes are designed to be up to all physical requirements of the supply chain to ensure your product arrives in optimal condition.

The packaging will be fully fitted to your logistics process, whether it is manual or (semi) automatic, or whether it involves loose products or products packed in primary packaging, cooled or frozen.

Meat packaging

Meat packaging

Are you looking for a sustainable solution for the packaging of meat or poultry products? We are experts at providing meat packaging solutions using solid board! SOLIDUS SOLUTIONS is the leading European, sustainable fibre-based packaging manufacturer for food & beverage, consumer goods and industrial applications. We are a fully integrated packaging solution provider, specialising in the manufacture of packaging made from recyclable board that offers a wide range of advantages. We would like to tell you more about our types of meat packaging materials  and the methods of meat packaging .

Types of meat packaging

There are a lot of different types of meat that require packaging. This ranges from raw meat  to processed meat products and it can include farmed, organic  and wild meat and poultry, as well as meat alternatives. Our meat packaging solutions are appropriate for every kind of meat and poultry. Our solid board packaging is ideal for the moist and cool environment found when packing meat and poultry, and it can be used to pack products that require either chilling or freezing.

Meat

Meat packaging must be safe and durable. Hygiene is a very important factor during the slaughter and cutting of the meat. A constant temperature of maximum 4°C during the packaging process is crucial to avoid nucleation.

Fibre-based board has properties that makes it ideal for freezing. Solid board has no insulating air trapped in its walls, which speeds up the freezing process of the product it contains. Depending on the choice of packaging and the freezing tunnel used, solid board packaging can reduce the freezing time by 30-50%.

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Poultry

Poultry packaging is typically packed in conditions with high moisture and low temperature, so its packaging must be strong and durable. Our poultry packaging provides optimum moisture control, using either leak proof base or a carefully designed pattern of holes. This way, the products will arrive at their destination in perfect condition.

We provide PE coated and uncoated boxes for direct and indirect food contact. The PE coated boxes provide the advantage of being able to directly freeze products inside them, without any need for additional bags. This is a more sustainable solution, saves time and money and there is no risk of poultry sticking to the box.

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Our meat packaging materials

For transportation of fresh meat, we supply solid board boxes which are a first-class alternative to returnable plastic crates (RPC). Our boxes are for one time use only, which means optimal hygiene safety and no extra costs for cleaning and returning freight. After use, the boxes can be flattened for disposal. In addition, around 1,000 solid board boxes fit a pallet, which saves storage space in regards to alternative packaging materials. Have a look at the different meat packaging materials  in the picture below!

Sustain boxes

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Packline

Packline

We offer a wide range of solid board for a variety of packaging solutions. PACKLINE’s strong board is very suitable for fresh product packaging. When internally sized and finished with a PE-coated liner. PACKLINE products retain its strength, shape and volume in humid and wet conditions.

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UNIQUE SELLING PROPOSITION

Moisture resistant

Our packaging retains its strength, shape and volume in humid and wet conditions. In extremely wet conditions, our Sapino®-treated solid board with PE coating offers the required water resistance for packaging your ice cube chilled products.

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fast freezing

Our solid board packaging is suitable for frozen products. The minimal thickness of the board results in shorter freezing times. Solid board is well suited to storage and transport in cold stores and freezers.

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Logistical performance

Our solid board packaging takes up to seven times less space than polystyrene boxes, minimizing shipping costs and reducing use of your storage space. We opt for the best palletizing solution possible, preferably with inter-stackable formats.

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High quality print

Our boxes are beautiful just the way they are. But we also offer standard and high quality printing and consult you on the optimal laminating for your printing quality requirements. Upon request, we even print with your unique color code.

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Some of the best box types in the meat & poultry packaging portfolio

Point box

4-Point Box

This fibre based board box is very suitable for packing in moist and chilled situations. It is easily opened and filled by hand or filled on an automatic filling line. In addition, the box type is extremely cost-efficient throughout the entire logistics chain.

Boxtype

4-Point reinforced corner Box

For higher demands in stackability and maximum weight on pallet, we have designed the reinforced corner base. Three layers of our fibre based board make the corners extra strong in a very material efficient way. This box is designed for staple stacking.

DLS box

4-Point DLS Box

DLS stands for Double Long Side. The box comes with double material enforcement for extra stability. It enables longer transport and keeps your goods safe even in shaky environments like ships and trucks. It is suitable for both meat and poultry.

Leakproof box

Leakproof Box

The leakproof box comes in our food safe PE coated board which is perfect for direct food contact. Meat or poultry can be filled in humid conditions (up to 95%), yet the box stays solid. Due to the approved corner construction, all liquids are kept inside.

Boxtype 6

6-Point Box

With the 6-Point Box, you will only need one product instead of one lid and one base – no more mixing up! This fiber based board box is suitable for both meat and poultry and is fitted to your transport bases. Still, it works in a supermarket store as a great POS product.

M&P fully customizable

Fully Customizable Portfolio

The Standard Portfolio covers most cases. If you can’t find the right solution in the Standard Portfolio you can still customize it to create the ideal box for your business.

Please contact us about meat packaging!

Do you have any questions or do you wish to receive more information about our meat packaging solutions? Feel free to contact us! We would love to discuss the possibilities together. Also have a look at one of our success stories, the JAN Veal Packaging case, and get inspired!