custom cheese packaging

The cheese market has seen steady growth with increased consumption of high fat and protein diets. By upgrading your packaging from unprinted shrink film or hand-labeled vacuum bags to fully printed, custom resealable pouches or wrappers, you’ll add convenience and longevity to your customer experience while up-leveling your brand.

spice up your cheese package 

By choosing custom digitally printed pouches and rollstock, your cheese and dairy brand will shine on the shelf with the high-definition colors and graphics. Not only that, but your brand will benefit from the ability to print multiple SKUs in one run so that you can trial different flavors and recipes to align with sporting activities, regional events and seasonal holidays. Take advantage of ePac’s low minimum orders and 5-15 day turnaround time (upon artwork approval), while eliminating excess inventory and decreasing obsolescence.  

innovation by design

Custom packaging pouches for cheese and dairy need structures that are specially formulated with barriers to lock in freshness and minimize oxygen and aroma transfer. ePac offers an assortment of pouch styles, including 3-side seal, fin seal flow wrap packages, stand up, and lay flat pouches, with the following features:

  • Transparent or clouded windows
  • Matte, soft-touch, or gloss finishes
  • Resealable zippers with tear notch and hang holes

packaging cheese + dairy in all forms

No matter what type of dairy pouching you are in the market for, ePac offers solutions for a wide variety of cheeses and dairy products, including, but not limited to:

  • String cheeses
  • Sliced cheeses
  • Shredded cheeses
  • Party trays
  • Peelable meat and cheese snacks 
  • Milks
  • Yogurts
  • Butters
  • Non-dairy alternatives

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What are the best types of packaging for cheese?

Cheese and dairy packaging should minimize oxygen, moisture, and aroma transfer, while locking in freshness. ePac offers a variety of pouch styles, including 3-side seal, stand up, and lay flat pouches, all of which are developed with high vapor barriers to extend product shelf life and stay fresh for your customer.

What is required of cheese packaging?

The top priority for cheese packaging is to preserve your product’s freshness with premium films, while simultaneously standing out on the shelf with high-definition graphics. Our team of flexible packaging experts is here to help you determine which packaging structure will best fit your cheese or dairy product.

Which types of cheese do you package?

We manufacture stand up pouches, lay flat pouches, and rollstock that brands can use to package a variety of different cheeses including shredded cheese, sliced cheese, vegan cheese, block cheese, party trays, peelable meat and cheese snacks, milks, yogurts, butters, non-dairy alternatives, and more.

How do your cheese packaging materials prevent mold?

Great question! Our flexible packaging is manufactured with the highest quality films to maintain product integrity. Our high-vapor barrier films block moisture, oxygen, and aroma from entering and exiting the package, keeping your product fresh, and preventing mold from growing inside the package.

Do you offer sustainable or recylable packaging options for cheese products?

Yes! We offer a variety of different sustainable packaging options, including recyclable cheese packaging and post consumer recycled (PCR) packaging, which you can learn more about here.

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Cheese & Dairy

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