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Barrel Pouch

Fres-co Barrel Pouch

Open New Market Doors with Fres-co’s “Grab-and-Go” Barrel Pouch!

The bright and fun liquid stand up packages people can’t resist picking up.

Did you know that 70% of consumers’ purchase decisions are still made at the shelf? To attract today’s active consumers, products need to taste great, look great and fit an on-the-go lifestyle. Modern and convenient, Fres-co’s pre-made barrel pouches do all that and help you preserve the integrity of your shelf stable or refrigerated beverages. Barrel pouches are liquid stand up pouches that are:

  • Eye-Catching Shelf Appeal
  • Lightweight and Durable
  • Easy to Carry and Dispense
  • Non-breakable, Ideal for E-commerce
  • Fridge and Kid-Friendly
  • Quick Chilling
  • Cost Saving and Environmentally Friendly
    • Enjoy a minimized package to product ratio with the barrel pouch, as well as reduced shipping, storage and waste disposal costs. Environmentally sustainable, with a reduced carbon footprint compared to glass bottles
  • Customizable and Impactful
    • Versatile barrel pouches are compatible with aseptic, cold fill, hot fill, Ultra Clean or ESL filling systems, making them ideal for any hard-to-hold liquid product.
    • Barrel Pouch packaging products are printed using vibrant colors for maximum shelf impact. Our award-winning printing capabilities include high definition printing of up to 10 colors, rotogravure or flexographic printing with computerized color and registration control, designs that maximize surface area for graphics, and Matte Finish Select® custom coating that delivers an extra graphics “pop.”
    • Fres-co can even add viewing windows to these pouches to keep you current with this growing trend.
  • Maximize Barrier Protection and Shelf Life
    • Fres-co’s Pierce Tap 2 employs patented, pierce-at-first-use technology to maximize barrier protection and shelf life by eliminating the oxygen ingress that occurs through fitments on conventional pre-made bags.


Frequently Asked Questions

What types of products are best for Barrel Pouch packaging?

The Fres-co Barrel Pouch is great for any hard-to-hold liquid!

  • Fruit & Vegetable Juices
  • Wine & Spirits
  • Ready-to-Drink Cocktails
  • Iced Teas
  • Cold Brew Coffee
  • Dairy & Dairy Alternatives
  • Edible Oils

What sizes are available for the Barrel Pouch?

The Barrel Pouch is currently available in these sizes:

  • 1.0 liter
  • 1.5 liter
  • 1.75 liter
  • 3.0 liter
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