Bridgford Italian Style Sandwich - Ready to Eat, Case of 48
No refrigeration required!
Eat right out of the packaging, or heat package in boiling water for tasty warm treat.
Originally developed for the United States Military as combat feeding rations for troops on the go, this product had one of the highest acceptance scores of any new product introduction.
Up to 3-year shelf life if maintained at 80 degrees or less. Much longer shelf life if stored in a cool environment.
The food and packaging are engineered to prevent microbial growth through the use of specialized water treatment, acidic content, special multi-layer foil packaging, and oxygen-absorbing packets.
. The Sandwiches can actually be stored consistently at 100 degrees for six months. The product's shelf-life is attained by a combination of packaging and formulation. The Ready to Eat Sandwiches are a great food solution for the outdoor enthusiast whether you are camping, hiking, boating, fishing, etc. It is also a great solution for household emergency kits.
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Ready to Eat Sandwiches were originally developed for the United States Military as combat rations for troops on-the-go. The Military required a sandwich with a three year shelf life, that tastes as great on day 1,095 as it does on day one!
When originally tested by Natick (the division of the U.S. Army, responsible for researching, and managing food, clothing, shelters, and support items for soldiers), the product received one of the highest acceptance scores of any new product introduction!
Our Ready to East Sandwiches were also tested with the United States Marines during an operation in Fallujah, and are currently incorporated into the US Military "First Strike Ration" MRE, as well as MRE-XXX.
Bridgford Ready to Eat Sandwiches are produced in our Statesville production facility, under a grant of inspection with the USDA/FSIS. We are also inspected by the USDA/AMS, FDA, NCDA, VETCOM, Silliker and a handful of other agencies.
All of the meat and poultry that we use is purchased from USDA facilities and BSE tested to ensure the highest quality.
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Not only do we sell picnic products but we believe picnics are the perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle of life. Each one of our staff members has a personal connection to picnicking, whether it’s eating lunch at Branford Park every day or searching high and low for the best picnic spot. I know our appreciation for picnics has a direct impact on Picnic World. Warren Sager, Owner of Picnic World
The Bridgford Ready to Eat Sandwiches was designed to be eaten straight from the pouch; simply tear the pouch open at the tear notches, remove the sandwich and eat. The sandwiches may also be heated using an MRE/Flameless Heater; immersing the unopened pouch in boiling water for approximately six minutes or if you have access to electricity removing the sandwich from it's pouch and microwaving on high for 20 to 30 seconds or heating in a toaster oven at 350 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.