Greaseproof paper: what do you use it for?

In the hospitality industry, greaseproof paper is an excellent choice when it comes to packaging and presenting food. It has many advantages and really boosts the presentation of your dishes! Curious about these benefits and what you can use greaseproof paper for? You can find it below!

Vetvrij papier als verpakking voor hamburgers

The advantages of greaseproof paper

Protection against grease and preservation of food quality

The name actually says it all; greaseproof paper prevents grease, oil and other greasy substances from penetrating the paper. This is especially useful when packaging food items such as burgers, sandwiches and snacks, preventing the paper from becoming soggy and preserving the food's flavor and texture. Ideal to prevent mess and mess, because you want your customers to enjoy the meal to the fullest.

Ensures a nice and neat presentation

The use of wax paper offers another important advantage: it allows you to present food in an attractive and professional way. The paper contributes to a neat presentation of all your dishes, so that guests can enjoy a visually attractive meal. In addition, the wax paper can also ensure that you have less dishes to wash. Serve your nachos or snacks on a tray with paper and less stubborn food remains.

Printing greaseproof paper

Greaseproof paper also offers opportunities for branding and promotion of your (catering) company. By printing the paper with your logo, name, or another creative design, you bring your brand to the attention and you stand out from the crowd.

At TakeAware it is possible to print greaseproof paper from 25,000 pieces. If you don't have a design yet, we are happy to think along with you to create a striking and professional design. Quickly read more about printing our products or fill in the request form and receive a free quote with a free professional design.

What do you use it for?

Packing different dishes

Greaseproof paper is ideal for wrapping a variety of foods, such as burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs, wraps and pastries. The paper prevents leakage and preserves the freshness, taste and texture of the food. Whether it's take-out food, catering dishes or food on the go, wax paper will keep the presentation neat.

As a placemat on the table

Greaseproof paper can also be used as a placemat on tables in restaurants, cafes and other eateries. It provides a hygienic barrier between the dishes and the table, protecting the surface from stains and spills, and facilitating post-meal cleaning. Moreover, it contributes to a neat and professional appearance of your catering business.

In bread baskets and frying baskets

Greaseproof paper is ideal for use in bread baskets and frying baskets. It keeps the bread fresh, prevents it from sticking to the baskets and absorbs excess oil from fried snacks, keeping them crispy. This not only makes serving bread and snacks easier, but also ensures better presentation and preservation of flavor.

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Greaseproof paper in the form of bread bags and cones

In addition to greaseproof paper that can be used as a placemat or for packaging burritos or hamburgers, our range also includes greaseproof paper in the form of bread bags and cones. The bread bags ensure that the fresh bread stays fresh for longer, while the cone bags are ideal for serving snacks such as fries, churros and popcorn. The cones and bread bags from our range are also 100% biodegradable, a sustainable alternative to plastic packaging!

Buy greaseproof paper at

Buy greaseproof paper? In our range you will find greaseproof paper in various sizes and prints. Complete your snack or dish with 'greaseproof paper newspaper', which has a nice newspaper look print. Or go for the greaseproof wrapping paper with bamboo print or the well-known gingerbread print with red checks. All products in the greaseproof paper category are available in different sizes. So whether you serve large dishes or small dishes, there is always a suitable wax paper. If you order on working days before 16:00, you will receive our products the next day.