Sealed Air Corp., Duncan, S.C., is introducing Cryovac-branded easy-open vacuum packaging for poultry.

The supplier is combining its Grip & Tear technology with the shrink and leak-resistant properties of Cryovac whole fresh poultry bags.

The Cryovac Grip & Tear non-barrier bag’s knifeless design is intended keep fingers, counters and utensils safe and sanitary by reducing contact with raw poultry and sharp objects. Users can pull on the easy-open rings to open the bag, exposing the entire bird and making removal easy, the company notes.

Broiler bags are available in widths of 8.5 and 9.25 inches and with two-sided, six-color print graphics. Transparent roaster bags are available in widths of seven to 18 inches with up to 10-color process print.