Snap Pack Rectangular Containers

Snap Pack Rectangular Containers

If you are looking for the best affordable food storage containers then the snap pack rectangular containers are a great choice especially for those in the food service industry and are one of the most affordable options for food prep and portion control.

StoreMaxx Snap Pak, Rectangular Food Storage Containers

We have done all the endless research for you! This particular container is black with a clear lid, has dividers and holds 38 oz.  These containers are the perfect choice for restaurants, catering, culinary prep and for personal home use.  You can send some leftovers home with your guests!  Because of their affordability and the fact that they are made of FDA Approved 100% Virgin Polypropylene (safe for food contact), you can feel better about using these anytime, for yourself and/or your customers!

Snap Pak rectangular containers are manufactured by StoreMaxx, a company committed to making the highest quality REUSABLE plastic storage containers since 2007.  They use only certified BPA-free and CFC safe materials. Even though their products are 100% RECYCLABLE, one of their main philosophies is that “reusing is always better,” which translates to a product that is more durable than its competitors, so you can reuse it more times than most other comparable products.

Pros:

  • Very affordable
  • FDA approved and BPA-free
  • Made of CFC safe materials
  • Microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer safe
  • Air tight super clear lid
  • Durable, lightweight, reusable and recyclable
  • Great for home and professional use
  • Holds 38 oz
  • Made in the USA!

Cons:  (Well, it depends on what you are using it for)

  • It’s still plastic
  • Not as durable or safe as glass or stainless
  • Not a hard plastic

 

Healthy Meal Prep Food Containers with Lids  **

Try this as an alternative.  These are single compartment containers with domed, air tight lids and are also reusable and recyclable.  They are made in Ontario, Canada of high-quality BPA-free and phthalate-free food-grade virgin polypropylene in accordance with FDA and CFIA guidelines.  Not only are they freezer, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher safe, they are also lightweight, stackable, and space saving. Much better and more reusable than plastic bags!  These are great for those on special diets and for meal prep as well. These are handy to store and freeze your leftovers for another meal!

Pros:

  • Affordable
  • BPA-free and phthalate-free
  • FDA approved and CFC safe materials
  • Microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer safe
  • Air tight, leak-resistant lid
  • Durable, lightweight, reusable and recyclable
  • Great compact size for meal prep and portion control
  • Stackable
  • Less waste than plastic bags
  • Comes with meal prep e book
  • Great for freezer use
  • 28 oz.

Cons:

  • Only one compartment
  • It’s still plastic
  • Not as safe and durable as glass or stainless
  • Not a hard plastic

Perhaps you are looking for a food storage container with compartments?  Need a lunchbox solution?  The Meal Prep Haven is a strong contender.

 

Meal Prep Haven 3-Compartment Food Containers with Lids for Portion Control

This still works great for the food service industry as well as kids and adults lunch boxes. The greatest aspect of this product is that the lid is domed for each compartment (shown in main feature picture), preventing cross contamination while allowing more space than many of the competing products out there, and also preventing foods from getting soggy.

The Meal Prep Haven containers come in a 7 pack. So, you have one for each day of the week.  They are also safe for microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer use. If you are using it for a lunchbox remember to measure it to make sure it fits.  The dimensions are 9.8 x 5.9 x 4.3 inches.  This container holds a total of 32 oz (8 oz, 8 oz, 6 oz).

Pros:

  • Affordable
  • BPA-free and phthalate-free
  • Made of CFC safe materials
  • Microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer safe
  • Three compartments holding 8 oz, 8 oz, and 6 oz.
  • Air tight, leak-resistant lid
  • Durable, lightweight, reusable and recyclable
  • Great for lunchboxes
  • Great size for meal prep and portion control
  • Less waste than plastic bags

Cons:

  • It’s still plastic
  • Not as durable or safe as glass or stainless
  • Not a hard plastic

 

So, there you have it!  Three of the best food storage containers in the semi hard plastic category.  It was hard to list the cons for these because it really depends on what you are using it for.

If you are looking for a product that will last a lifetime, you might want to check out Pyrex Snapware or a stainless steel option.  However, if you are searching for a great takeout, food prep, or portion control container for a great price then snap pack rectangular containers are a smart choice.