Product FAQs

FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper Bags

Can the FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper Bags be put in the Freezer?

The Vacuum Zipper bags are designed for refrigerator items, such as deli meats and cheeses, that you access everyday. We do not recommend for long-term freezer storage.

Can I use the FoodSaver® FreshSaver® Handheld and Vacuum Zipper Bags to store moist items?

Yes, however we recommend using the deli trays for moist items.

What is the difference between the FoodSaver® vacuum zipper bags and other brand of zipper bags that are available at the store?

Our FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper bags are made with a reinforced double-track zipper and multi-ply material with air channels that help push the air out of the bag. Once you try them, you'll see the difference!

How long do the Vacuum Zipper Bags keep something fresh in the Freezer?

The zipper bags are designed for refrigerator items, such as deli meats and cheeses, that you access everyday. We do not recommend for long-term freezer storage.

Can I use Vacuum Zipper Bags with my Full-Size FoodSaver® Heat Seal Appliance?

With the FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper Bag Adapter you will be able to use the vacuum zipper bags with your Full-size FoodSaver® Heat Seal appliance.

Can FoodSaver® Zipper Bags be used in the freezer?

The Vacuum Zipper bags are designed for refrigerator items, such as deli meats and cheeses, that you access everyday. We do not recommend for long-term freezer storage.

How long do the Zipper Bags keep something fresh in the Refrigerator?

It varies, depending on the food item being stored.

Can I re-use the Vacuum Zipper bags?

Yes. The bags are re-sealable for every day use! However we do not recommend that they be washed and reused because it might compromise the ability to create a proper vacuum.

Where can I buy additional FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper bags? Will I be able to get more of these bags later?

FoodSaver® is a trusted brand that has been around for more than 20 years. The FoodSaver® Vacuum Zipper bags are available on our website or through our Customer Service Center at 1-877-777-8042. They are also available for purchase at major retailers (like Wal-Mart, Target, etc).

Can I re-use the Vacuum Zipper bags?

Yes. The bags are re-sealable for every day use! However we do not recommend that they be washed and reused because it might compromise the ability to create a proper vacuum.

Are FoodSaver® bags BPA free?

Jarden Consumer Solutions is diligent in our efforts to ensure that our products are compliant with all industry standards, including the regulations set by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Health Canada.

In response to your inquiry, none of our FoodSaver® branded bags, rolls or canisters contains Bisphenol A.

We understand your concern and hope that our response helps you in making informed decisions for you and your family.

Please let us know if you have any further questions or concerns.

Can I use regular FoodSaver® (Heat Seal) bags and rolls with the FoodSaver® FreshSaver® Handheld?

No. The FreshSaver® Handheld is designed to be used exclusively with the FoodSaver® Vacuum zipper bags and deli trays. The FoodSaver® bags require a heat seal and the FreshSaver® bags have a zipper seal so they are easy to get in and out of for everyday use.