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Old 01-20-2011, 02:53 PM   #1
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Home Packaging

Hi! I have an odd request that you all hopefully have a much better understanding then myself. Over the years, my mother has baked her homemade Chex Mix using her own recipe to pass out to friends and family. I want to expand this idea, but have no real means to packaging it other then a zip lock bag. I couldn't find any machines online to purchase to professional package homeage chips (in my case chex mix), so is there anyone here that could point me in the right direction?

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Old 01-20-2011, 06:04 PM   #2
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I packaged the batch I made for Christmas in a couple of gallon zips, then for some to munch on I put in a lidded container to keep it fresh. Like a Glad container, but $ store price.

One idea would be a decorative tin or even an attractive box, just put the sealed baggie inside to keep it fresh.
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Old 01-20-2011, 06:07 PM   #3
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One presentation that might work inexpensively would be to wrap the cookies in plastic wrap or similar and use inexpensive baskets. A little creativity should make a very appealing presentation.
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Old 01-20-2011, 06:09 PM   #4
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Food savers can seal without vacuum sealing or with just pulling a little air out. With a pretty label or paper wrapper (think cardboard coffee cup sleeve but around a bag) it would be cute and personable.
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