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Stand up pouches are the fastest growing segment of flexible packaging as they offer a wide range of benefits and options in terms of branding, shelf appeal, functionality and sustainability. Suitable for many applications across different sectors such as ready meals, pet foods, fruit, snacking, confectionery and non-food, stand up pouches offer a light weight solution that make efficient use of shelf space and move economically through the supply chain.

FFP can supply stand up pouches in 3 different formats with varying features. All products are manufactured in-house and to order, on our own state-of-the-art pouch making machines.

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The Doy seal stand up pouch is the most common type of stand up pouch packaging, with a characteristic rounded base. The Doy style enables light-weight products to stand up as the bottom seal acts as ‘feet’ for the pouch.

Doy Seal Stand Up Pouches

Features of the Doy seal stand up pouch

  • Widths between 100mm and 580mm
  • Heights between 100mm (175mm with zipper) and 520mm
  • Gusset size between 20mm and 80mm
  • Suitable for packaging liquids and fine powders
  • Can come with features such as zips, press closures, hanging holes and rounded corners
  • Laser scoring and tear notches also an option for easy opening
  • Requires a bespoke tool

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FFP recognised the desire within the industry to move packaging towards a lighter, yet robust solution and we responded by investing significantly in our pouch making capability.

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Stand-Up Pouches Case Study: Whitworths

Whitworths Ltd, the UK’s leader in dried fruits, nuts and seeds, were launching a new range of treat mixes available in three delicious flavour combinations.

FFP offered a pre-made, stand-up pouch made of a mono material all PE laminate called ‘FFPE’ that met all of Whitworth’s packaging requirements. It is 100% recyclable as it can be recycled with carrier bags at larger stores, as classified by OPRL.

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FFP are market leaders in developing sustainable flexible packaging. With state of the art on-site pouch making capabilities, we can provide a range of pouch formats with various finishing options, providing dynamic shelf appeal to many market sectors.

Features

HD Printing available
Custom shape and size windows
Dynamic Shelf Presence
Full range of finishing options, including Matt, Tactile lacquers and Paper
Reseal options available
Sustainable options
Ovenable and Microwaveable versions
Lightweighting opportunity
Wide range of formats and sizing
Suited to a wide range of products

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All of our products / materials are made to order, therefore minimum order quantities apply.

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This Declaration of Compliance describes the status of the product(s) specified under General Product Information. The user of the product (or downstream user, if applicable) is responsible for ensuring that the finished food package complies with applicable migration limits in the food itself under actual conditions of use. Furthermore, the food packer is responsible for verifying possible interactions of the product(s) or its components with the foodstuffs (e.g. modification of odour, taste, consistency, migration etc.) which are to be checked prior to use and in function of the end-uses. This declaration replaces all previous declarations for the same specification/ product. It remains valid until a change in the legislation or new scientific information changes the legal status.