Food & Wine Review 10 Smart Tools for Keeping Food Fresh for Longer

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Keep grocery store runs to a minimum with these containers and storage ideas.

By Bridget Hallinan 
Updated June 05, 2020
There’s nothing more frustrating than buying fresh ingredients, only to have them quickly go bad—it’s a waste of food and money. That’s why it’s best practice to try and use them as soon as possible, or store them in the freezer for future use. However, there are also a few tools that can help, too, from vacuum sealers, which give bags an airtight seal, to herb keepers and produce cups. Read on to find out where you can get them.....
Mepal fruit and veggie travel cup

We love these cups—the mini colander inside allows you to rinse produce and then drain it, keeping your snacks fresh. The best part? A reusable fork is included, and it fits easily in the cup.

Mepal Veggie & Fruit Travel Cup, $26 at or