MREs were developed by the US MREs were designed by the US military to supply a hot nutritious dish to soldiers anywhere, anytime. Because the food is retort packaged, it remains fresh tasting without preservatives – MREs have up to a 5 year rack life! When in the field, soldiers ‘field-strip’ their 3 course MREs to get down to the basics: meals and desserts. Field-stripping lightens the load and allows simple transportation, all while supplying essential energy and calories. The 2 course MRE was designed with this practice in mind: get the calories you need without the extra weight. Our MREs are ideal for your emergency situation food supply and field usage. They were developed for ‘Week 1’ of any catastrophe or emergency: they’re precooked, mobile, ultra durable, and all set to eat. These qualities make MREs extremely matched to fast departures from your home (i.e. emergency situation evacuations) and storage in your automobile emergency situation kit, 72 hour kit, bug out bag, or other emergency situation food supply. Meal Kit Supply focuses solely on MREs and offers the very best business MRE on the marketplace. Each pack consists of 6 menus: 2 breakfast dishes and 4 lunch/ supper meals. Each 2 course MRE likewise contains a Flameless Ration Heating unit, 6″ spoon, and napkin. See the product images for existing menu. Military to provide a hot nutritious dish to soldiers anywhere, anytime. Due to the fact that the food is retort packaged, it remains fresh tasting without preservatives – MREs have up to a 5 year rack life.