PAPER CONVERTING BLOG

What is "Butcher Block" Paper?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

Butcher paper is now a necessary fixture of any restaurant, deli, grocer or backyard BBQ? While extremely versatile, the secret behind this specialty paper goes beyond its use as a food basket liner or makeshift placemat.

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Create a Sweet Piece of Meat: Perfect Brisket Starts With Pink Butcher Paper

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

The popularity of brisket smoking has absolutely skyrocketed in the last few years. Riding the wave created by Aaron Franklin, celebrity BBQ expert and owner of Franklin Barbecue, this classic Texas Barbecue dish is being savored by carnivores worldwide.

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Why We Love Custom Food Service Paper

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, Aug 13, 2020

Restaurants, delis, butcher shops and grocery stores have historically used paper to wrap sandwiches, package cuts of meat, line baskets and trays, and cover tabletops. Because paper plays such an important role in the food service industry, it has evolved with style over time. Today, paper is custom printed to fit specific orders and helps add some color to food presentations. At Oren International, we offer only 100% FDA approved butcher and Kraft paper to the food service industry. Here are a few of the reasons we love custom food service paper. 

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5 Types of Kraft Paper Keeping Restaurants Safe

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Kraft paper is an important ingredient being used by many restaurants today. Its diversity, efficiency, custom ability and affordability make it a perfect one-time sanitary use in eating establishments.

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The One-Time Use Tear-Off Menu Roll is Helping to Protect the Food Service Industry

Posted by Mark Jones on Thu, May 21, 2020

This single-use, sanitary option is the perfect way to keep your team and patrons safe:

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Pre-Cut Table Top Covers = Better Look & More Savings

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Fri, Oct 11, 2019

A glass of Merlot and a Porterhouse Steak make the perfect pair. But if red wine and spills are creating a linen nightmare for your restaurant, consider topping your cloths with tabletop paper. You’ll save lots of money on cleaning costs, plus customized tabletop covers can improve your dining room’s look and feel for diners.

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Tags: Food Service Paper, Custom Paper Ideas

Why the Different Colors for Steak Paper?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Oct 09, 2019

Steak papers are very durable and inhibit the spoilage of meat, poultry and fish. Colorful steak paper can also enhance the appearance of meat, poultry and seafood in grocery, butcher or deli display cases. The right color of food service paper can make a great impact on the presentation of fresh fish or Prime Angus steak in your butcher case. Not only do the various colors look nice, they actually were created for specific uses.

Here are some of the most common colors of steak paper and what they are used for:
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One Way to Save Money on Custom Tray Liners and Sandwich Wrap

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Tue, Sep 24, 2019

Tray liners and sandwich wrap help restaurants be efficient in cleanliness and packaging, but changing the types and sizes of food service paper your establishment buys can also bring big savings.

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Food Service Packaging: What's the Best Sandwich Wrap for You?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Wed, Jul 31, 2019

Printing your restaurant's logo on sandwich wrap is a great marketing strategy. People walk out of your sandwich shop and enjoy their lunch in a public area, or inside their office. Everywhere they go, hungry people will see your logo on that delicious sandwich. But food service packaging has to do more than advertise. It also has to keep your food fresh, sanitary, and ready-to-eat.

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Is Your White Butcher Paper 100% FDA Approved?

Posted by Alan NeSmith on Fri, Jul 19, 2019

Just because you order a roll of white butcher paper, that doesn’t mean that’s what you’re getting.  Some companies claim to sell white butcher paper, but are actually selling white kraft paper. While white kraft paper is great for many things, it is not the best option for direct food contact.

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Tags: Food Service Paper, Butcher Paper