Retort Pouch

Safe flexible packaging, of processed food and other ready to eat meals are made possible through the use of pouch direct’s high barrier retort pouch. Our retort pouches provide convenience in the preparation of pre-cooked meals and contribute to a more environmentally friendly packaging option. Retort pouches have been tested and are safe for the direct use of edible goods.

Technical aspects
Retort Pouch

Retort pouches are produced with high quality films such as PPE, LLDPE, MET, PVC, BOPP and PET to enhance the overall flexibility and durability of pouches. pouch direct produces retort pouches that are biodegradable and which can be recycled; bags produced are also more cost effective in comparison to your rigid tin packaging. Bags are available in either a stock or custom selection option of which all stock orders have a minimum quantity of 1000 units and custom orders 15000 units. We make use of the rotogravure printing technique and can imprint 600 DPI (dot per inch) hence clear and excellent visual printing is achieved. Retort pouches are highly attractive to consumers because of their food preserving feature. Offering high barrier retort pouches will not only increase shelf life, but will definitely increase turnovers. Size variations of pouches will vary as retort pouches are a custom selection. Metallization or aluminium layers can be added to pouches to ensure that product freshness is maintained. This packaging type provides a bountiful amount of space for product branding and other important information. Retort pouches usually make provision for the following markets, but are not restricted to only these;

  • Pre-cooked meals
  • Pet food packaging
  • Organic food packaging
  • Soup packaging

Advantage of product use

The uses of retort pouches provide companies who wish to invest in them with advantageous benefits such as;

  • On all custom printed retort pouches, branding can be clearly displayed according to your desired preference
  • Retort pouches are safe for the direct use of food products
  • Custom retort pouches can be produced as laminated pouches thus enhancing their scratch resistant feature.
  • Retort pouches can withstand high temperatures, which assist with their
  • High barrier lamination ensures durability of retort pouches and provides overall product protection of products being packaged
  • Pouches are space convenient, hence they are shelf friendly
  • Material properties of packaging material assist with elongating shelf life of commodities being packaged.
  • Retort pouches are leakage-proof which allows for the packaging of liquid substances such as soup
  • Custom-printed retort pouches fixed with bottom gussets are effective for promotional displays

Visuals and features of product
Retort Pouch

Retort pouches are a very convenient for flexible packaging can be used to package pre-cooked foods or liquid substances. Retort pouches produced at pouch direct are eco- friendly, cost efficient and are produced with the highest quality of plastic films in order to ensure that pouches are durable and flexible to withhold substances of different forms and temperatures. We do not offer retort pouches within our stock selection, but only as a custom order offer.

Pouches can be produced in various sizes dependent on size required. Other features that the spout pouch includes;

  • Retort pouches are fixed with bottom gussets, enhancing their ability to stand unattended on shelves thus making them more consumer luring and shelf friendly
  • Retort pouches are leakage –proof
  • High barrier materials are used to ensure that the shelf life of spout pouches is extended and packaging is product safe
  • All retort pouches produced at pouch direct are low in OTR (oxygen transmission rate) preserving products for longer
  • Bags are high in transparency, providing clearer product viewing


Cheese Packaging

Clear / Clear

Bird Seed Packaging

Matt Gold / Matt Gold

Sugar Packaging

Shiny Silver / Shiny Silver

Food Packaging

Shiny Black / Shiny Black

Pet Food Packaging

Matt Black / Matt Black

Protein Powder Packaging

Matt White / Matt White

Shiny White

Shiny White / Shiny White

Shiny Gold/Shiny Gold

Shiny Gold / Shiny Gold

Red / Red

Red / Red

Golden fiber jute

Jute Look High Barrier Bags

Green / Green

Green / Green

Blue / Blue

Blue / Blue


Blue / Blue

Green / Green

Blue / Blue

Black / Black

Green & Black

Green & Black


Brown paper bags/ Brown paper bags

Brown paper bags

Kraft Look paper Bags

Kraft Look paper Bags

Chocolate Packaging

Shiny Silver / Clear

Nuts packaging

Black / Clear

Organic Food Packaging

Matt Gold / Clear

Dog Food Bags

Shiny Gold / Clear

Tea Bags

Green / Clear

Vageatable Packaging

Red / Clear

Nuts packaging

Blue / Clear

Ground Coffee Bags

Matt Silver / Clear

Brown Paper /Clear

Brown Paper /Clear

White Paper Bags With Full Rectangle Window

White Paper Bags With Full Rectangle Window


Brown Paper Bags With Zipper Foil Lined

Brown Paper Bags

Brown Paper With Full Rectangle window

Brown Paper Full Rectangle window

Biodegradable Bags

Biodegradable Bags

One Side Clear Brown Paper Bag

One Side Clear Brown Paper Bag

High barrier paper like bags with window & zipper

High barrier Paper bags with window & zipper

Jute look High Barrier bags with zipper foil lined

Jute look High Barrier bags with zipper foil

Kraft brown paper bags with zipper oval window

Kraft brown paper bags with zipper oval window

White Paper Bags with zipper and foil lined

White Paper Bags with zipper and foil lined

White Paper Bags - Rectangle Window

White Paper Bags – Rectangle Window

Black With Rectangle Window

Black With Rectangle Window

Green Green Paper Bags with Full Rectangle window

Green with Full Rectangle window

White-Paper-Bags-with-zipper-and-foil-lined

White Paper Bags

white-paper-with-full-rectangle-window

Rectangle Window White Paper Bags

White-Paper-Bags-with-zipper-and-foil-lined

White Paper Bags with zipper

white-paper-with-full-rectangle-window

White Rectangle window Bags

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White Paper Bags

white-paper-with-full-rectangle-window

White Bags with Rectangle Window


Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouches

Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouches

Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Transparent Clear Stand Up Pouches

Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouch

Ultra Clear Stand Up Pouches


Oval window pouches


Stand up pouch

Blue

Cheese Packaging

Cheese Packaging

stand up bags

Matt Gold

Organic Food Packaging Blue Green Matt Gold Matt Silver

Matt Silver

stand up pouches

Red

Flexible packaging

Black

Kraft Paper Bags

Kraft brown paper bags with zipper oval window

Brown Paper Bags

High barrier paper like bags with window & zipper


Pharmaceutical Packaging


Side Gusset Bags With NO RESEALABLE ZIPPER


Coffee Bean Bags

Black

Coffee Packaging

Shiny Gold

Tea Packaging

Matt Silver

Sugar Packaging

Matt White

Coffee Packaging Bags

Matt Black

Wholesale Tea Bags

Matt Gold

Pet Food Packaging

Brown paper bags