Dart Container Corporation

Dart Container Corporation, founded and headquartered in Mason, Michigan, sets the Industry Standard of Excellence in the development, manufacture and distribution of innovative foodservice packaging solutions. Dart manufactures cups, plates, containers, lids and straws made from such materials as expanded polystyrene foam, solid polystyrene, polypropylene, polyethylene terephthalate (PET), paper and sugar cane. From its humble origins as a machine shop in Mason, Dart has expanded across the globe to include more than 40 locations in six countries. Dart has about 15,000 employees worldwide.

Dart Products

Product Assortment

Hot and Cold Cups

Dart offers a variety of options to meet all your beverage needs. From the 4 oz sampler to 44 oz big drink, Dart offers

perfect cup size your coffee, soda, shake, smoothie, tea, juice, and more.

  • Foam Cups
    Maintain beverages at their optimal temperature longer with Dart insulated foam cups. Not only do foam cups keep beverages at their proper serving temperature on the inside, they keep hands comfortable on the outside. Hot or cold, insulated foam delivers drinks the way they were meant to be.

Dart has a number of beautiful looking and extremely useful stock design cups. Some of them are listed below:

  • Café G Foam Stock Print: Dart’s “Café G”® stock printed foam cups keep hot beverages hot and cold beverages cold while remaining comfortable to the touch. Because this premium line of insulated Thermo-Glaze® cups keeps beverages at their proper serving temperature, coffee will taste fresher longer than when it’s served in a paper cup. The Café G coffee-themed design incorporates a subtle color coding system to help customers and employees identify the correct cup size.
  • Coca Cola Foam Stock Print: Foam cups keep your favorite Coca-Cola beverage ice cold and tasting great with less condensation and longer lasting carbonation than paper cups.
  • Dart’s Coca-Cola brand cups offer the flexibility of two lid sizes fitting six different cups. This versatility simplifies operations and reduces lid inventory requirements, while taking advantage of the popularity and profitability of larger beverage sizes.
  • Ice Cup Foam Stock Print: When filled with ice, Dart’s insulated Ice Cup becomes the perfect traveling companion for bottled or canned juices, soft drinks, and teas. Great for convenience stores, quick service restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals, colleges etc.
  • The Ice Cup:
      • Provides a method of inventory control
      • Increases customer convenience
      • Accommodates a 12 oz. beverage with ice
      • Requires no minimum order
      • Offers superior insulation versus can or bottle
  • Impulse Foam Stock Print: Each Impulse cup and container is now color coded to make it easier for customers and employees to ensure the correct drink size is selected. Impulse offers low minimum order requirements and quick turnaround times.
  • Horizon Foam Stock Print: Horizon foam cups are color coded by size in attractive, contemporary colors. Lid interchange between the most popular sizes allows you to simplify your operation and minimize inventory requirements.
  • Horizon foam cups are printed with UV inks for brighter colors and sharper print definition. UV inks emit no volatile organic compounds into the environment.
  • RPM Foam Stock Print Cups: RPM’s bright, energetic colors and eye-catching graphics make the product sell like hot cakes! RPM is available in a full range of cup sizes, including 32 ounce and 44 ounce pedestal style for use in car cupholders. Color coding by size and a UPC code printed on each cup allows for easy product identification by customers and store employees.
  • Thermo-Glaze Cups: Thermo-Glaze, Dart’s premium line of foam cups are available exclusively for custom printing.
  • Uptown Stock Print: Rich, bold colors accent the cup’s subdued streetscape design, making it easy to distinguish between cup sizes for both customers and employees. Behind the print is premium Thermo-Glaze quality, keeping beverages at their proper serving temperature longer than any alternative cup — critical for discerning coffee drinkers. Uptown printed cups are available in five sizes and satisfy a full array of beverage options including coffee, tea, and other specialty drinks.
  • The Fusion Escape Stock Print: The Fusion Escape stock print offers full print coverage and intricate graphics all surrounding Fusion’s unique ThermoThin™ core. ThermoThin provides superior insulation, keeping beverages hotter longer while remaining comfortable to the touch. Escape is available in five sizes with each color coded by ounce capacity.
  • The Fusion Steele Stock Print: The new Fusion Steele stock print offers full print coverage with a unique brushed metal design, all surrounding Fusion’s insulating ThermoThin core. ThermoThin provides superior insulation, keeping beverages hotter longer while remaining comfortable to the touch. Fusion Steele is available in five sizes with each ounce capacity clearly printed on the cup, making it easy to distinguish between drink sizes. And, four of the five cup sizes accept a single lid size, reducing the need for added inventory.
  • Fusion Custom Print: Fusion cups offer superb graphics and superior insulation for an upscale gourmet beverage program.
  • Clear Plastic Cups

    • Conex Translucent PS Cups: Dart’s translucent cups come with raised sidewall rings which increase strength and provide a secure gripping surface that’s easy to hold.
    • Solo UltraClear PET Cups: Ultra Clear premium plastic PET cups will enhance your visibility with their crystal clarity and print capability. One lid size fits 16, 20, and 24 oz. cup sizes to simplify your operation and reduce storage costs.
    • Bare by Solo Eco-Forward Recycled Content RPET Cups: All the great qualities of Ultra Clear…only greener! Made of crack–resistant PET, these cups are sturdy yet flexible. They’ll withstand the demands of countless product applications such as frozen drinks, fruit smoothies, iced coffee, beer, and much more.
    • ClearPro PP Cups: Made of polypropylene, ClearPro cups are crack-resistant while maintaining excellent clarity. Available unprinted or custom printed in up to 6 spot colors.
    • White & Transparent Promotions Cup: These crack-resistant cups are available custom printed only in the low minimum order quantity of 50M cups.



Dinnerware and Containers

Dart containers and bowls keep food at its proper serving temperature for longer duration, whether hot or cold. Whether you’re serving soup, ice cream, gelatin, fruit, or accenting with condiments, you’re sure to find a style that’s just right for all your needs.

  • Foam Bowls: Dart insulated foam bowls keep hot servings hot and delicious, and cold servings cold and refreshing. Available in 3.5 to 12 ounce sizes, these make the perfect bowl for jello, soup, chili, ice cream, frozen yogurt, and more.
  • Foam Food Containers: These containers keep food at its proper serving temperature, and can be prepackaged or used for immediate serving. Available in 3½ to 44 ounce sizes, you’ll find the perfect container for sauces, soups, pasta salads, ice cream, and more.
  • Foam Hinged Lid Containers: Convenience is the key with Dart foam hinged lid containers. Secure closure improves handling and helps protect against accidental openings. High insulation qualities make them ideal for transporting and storing both hot and cold foods. Carryout service wouldn’t be complete without them.

Twelve popular sizes of Dart foam hinged lid containers feature the Performer perforated hinge. This one-of-a-kind feature allows the container’s lid to easily be removed, making for a less cluttered dining experience and providing an extra plate for meal sharing.

Dart foam hinged lid containers are available in both white and black.

  • Plastic Bowls
    • PresentaBowls and containers: Both OPS (Oriented Polystyrene) and PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) have crystal clarity for superior product visibility as well as being flexible, yet durable to maximize strength and reliability. PET PresentaBowls have exceptional performance in cold temperatures and accommodates freezing down to -22°F.
    • ClearPac Containers: ClearPac containers provide a clear view of the product, and with black ClearPac containers, you can give an attractive, upscale presentation of your product. ClearPac containers provide the ideal showcase for bulk foods, salads, sandwiches, and much more. Wide side ribbing adds extra strength, while allowing every product to stand out on the shelf.
    • StayLock Clear Hinged Lid Containers: Dual bar locks ensure a secure closure, even after multiple openings, while sidewall ribbing and chamfered corners increase strength and durability. These stackable, crush-resistant containers are available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes to fit every application.
    • ClearSeal Hinged Lid Containers: ClearSeal Hinged Lid Containers are available made of either PET or OPS. Both OPS (Oriented Polystyrene) and PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate) have crystal clarity for superior product visibility as well as being flexible, yet durable, to maximize strength and reliability. PET CearSeal performs exceptionally in cold temperatures and accommodates freezing down to -22°F.
  • Conex Complements Portion Containers: Conex Complements portion containers and lids provide the perfect portion for any purpose. Made of durable, crack-resistant polypropylene, they’re ideal for the many diverse dining and carryout applications in today’s foodservice market. For dining, Conex Complements can serve anything from small side dishes to salad dressing and whipped butter. For carryout, when coupled with a secure fitting clear lid, they safely transport side sauces such as ranch dressing, marinara, salsa, and more.
  • MicroGourmet Deli Containers: Keep your favorite deli foods fresh and leak-free with Dart MicroGourmet deli containers. Enhance your brand with custom printing in up to six colors. These crack-resistant containers are the perfect way to package, transport, and serve all types of foods. One lid fits all container sizes.
  • Quiet Classic Laminated and Concorde Non-Laminated Dinnerware: Available in a wide range of styles and sizes, foam dinnerware is lighter than china, yet strong enough to hold a full portion without bending. Superior insulating qualities make Dart foam dinnerware perfect for both hot and cold foods. Quiet Classic dinnerware lines are available in white, honey, or black and are laminated for extra strength and gloss. Our Concorde dinnerware line offers the same Dart quality in a non-laminated version.
  • Impact Plastic Dinnerware: Dart’s Famous Service impact plastic dinnerware is designed to be the most rigid available. Its “crystal cap” finish produces a china-like effect, while increasing the strength of the product. Sauces won’t leak through its non-absorbent, cut-resistant surface and the simple, attractive design complements any place setting.


Accessories, Cutlery and Lids

Plastic malt collars, dessert sleeves, and pitcher handles enhance the versatility of Dart foam cups. Dart’s cutlery is the perfect companion to Dart Dinnerware. Dart offers a wide range of sizes and styles of lids – from purely functional to those designed for specialty applications.

  • Specialty: Plastic malt collars, dessert sleeves, and pitcher handles enhance the versatility of Dart foam cups.
  • Style Setter Cutlery: The perfect companion to Dart dinnerware is our Style Setter medium weight plastic cutlery. Every plastic fork, spoon and knife is carefully engineered for ideal size, balance, and strength. Style Setter is made of unbreakable polypropylene to ensure confidence in use. Offered in gold and black colors.
  • Bonus Cutlery: Provide an attractive and economical table setting with Bonus light weight cutlery. It features a deep-ribbed design for added strength. The long-handled soda spoon is ideal for iced tea, ice cream, smoothies, and other frozen drinks.
  • Lids for Foam Cups and Containers: Top every Dart foam cup and container with a high quality Dart lid. From high dome to straw slotted, insulating foam to SipThru, Dart has designed lids that not only complement every cup and container, but also every application you can devise.

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