Smithfield launches new packaging for bacon

23 October 2011 (Last Updated October 23rd, 2011 18:30)

Smithfield Packing has introduced a new packaging design for the retail bacon category.

Smithfield Packing has introduced a new packaging design for the retail bacon category.

The PouchPack consists of two stay-fresh pouches that are perforated for easy separation, allowing consumers the flexibility of how much bacon to cook at one time, the company said.

According to Smithfield, each pouch has an E-Z peel opening. The bacon in the pouch is stacked, allowing consumers to peel the slices apart more easily.