Overview

SteamFast is the global best selling innovation for microwave steam cooking. The SteamFast pack range includes the Portion, Multi, Multi Plus and lidding products.

The busy lifestyle of todays consumer demands products which makes life simpler and more comfortable. This convenience trend is constantly growing particularly in the foodservice industry, where consumers expect to enjoy great tasting, healthy food, quickly. Steaming as a method of cooking is believed to date back to before fire, when food was cooked over hot springs and stones. SteamFasts simple and effective valve technology brings this method into the twenty first century, allowing consumers to cook great tasting, healthy food, in a microwave, without piercing or cutting a bag, adding water or stirring the product.

The award-winning SteamFast technology allows steam and pressure to build up within the bag, cooking the product quickly, evenly and efficiently under the pressure which is maintained during the cooking time.

Benefits:

  • Great tasting, healthy eating experience as textures and vitamins are preserved.
  • Faster preparation time and convenience as no cutting or piercing is required prior to cooking and no water or stirring in required during the cook.
  • No risk of bacterial transference and no washing up required as bag is disposed of after use.
  • Available in a variety of substrates and can be printed using either gravure or flexographic methods in up to 10 colours.

SteamFast Portion

SteamFast portion is applicable for frozen products and suitable for form, fill and seal for lap, fin or MAP. Portion is an inner bag for multi equating to one serving. The characteristics of the valve can be modified very simply to control the pressure retained within the pack. The contents of each portion pack is suitable for one person, controlling portion size thus reducing food waste.    

SteamFast Multi

SteamFast multi is applicable for frozen products and suitable for form, fill and seal for lap or fin. Multi is constructed from a stronger 2 ply laminate and so is suitable to hold larger portions.

 

SteamFast Multi Plus

SteamFast multi plus is applicable for frozen products and suitable for form, fill and seal for lap or fin. Multi plus is the superior strength, 3 ply laminate variation in the range. This pack is suitable for large quantities or packs containing butter, dressings and sauces, where much higher temperatures are generated in the pack.

 

SteamFast Lidding

SteamFast technology, innovative lidding films – combined

SteamFast Lidding integrates the comprehensive features of the standard LidPack range with the global leading SteamFast valve. The SteamFast valve utilises pressure and steam for a quick and even cook, ensuring convenience for the consumer. 

Benefits:

  • Integrated valve ensures no requirement to pierce the film lid prior to cooking.
  • Weld and peel options suitable for PP trays
  • Suitable for fresh and frozen produce
  • Anti-mist and anti-microbial coatings available
  • Can be micro laser perforated or macro punched perforated to extend the shelf life of the fresh produce utilising post-harvest science
  • Can be printed using either gravure or flexographic methods in up to 10 colours

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