Stick Packs originated in Japan & were introduced to the United States in the late 1990’s.
The Japanese very often lead packaging technology & design.
They seek new forms of function that also reduce waste and carbon footprints.
Stick Packs are cylindrical shaped pouches that are used for single serve dosage. They require 10 % – 40 % less packaging material than equivalent rectangular or square pouches. But be prepared for minimum film orders and start up plate costs. This pouch requires customized film , sizing and printing. Lead times from art approvals normally run 4 – 6 weeks to production.
Stick packs are especially valuable for new product introduction & promotions. A unique unit dose application stick packs easily deliver powders, liquids & gels better than rectangles. Don’t limit them to just restaurant table sugar. They are commonly used for protein mixes , flavorings, spices , and H&B creams.
- Slim, Compact & Easy Opening Pour
- Sticks Deliver Product with No Spillage
- Unique, Colorful and Eye Catching
- Provide a Higher Perceived Value for Marketing
- Can be sized to neatly pour into a water bottle
Typical Fill Ranges:
- 17mm – 35mm wide
- 90mm – 180mm long
- Weight: .5g – 30 grams