About Silgan Closures

Silgan Closures is a global supplier of metal, plastic and composite closure systems for food and beverage products, and a member of the Silgan Holdings group of companies, leaders in providing innovative packaging solutions for a wide range of applications.  The Silgan Closure headquarters and innovation center are located in Downers Grove, Illinois and it operates multiple manufacturing plants in North and South America, Europe and the Far East.

Silgan Closures: Top 5 Takeaways from Silgan U Spring 2018

Recently, Silgan Closures hosted a two-day Silgan University (Silgan U) - College of Closures event at the Silgan Innovation Center. During this event, Silgan customers had the opportunity to learn the basics of food and beverage closure design and [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:33:45+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Innovation, News + Culture, Silgan U|0 Comments

All About The Caps On Program: Your Part in the Recycling Journey

Silgan Closures is pleased to partner with the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) to support the Caps On Program. As an industry-leading producer in caps, many of them plastic, we are committed to pairing product [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:34:09+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Sustainability|0 Comments

Three Trending Developments in Plastic Closures in 2018

Silgan Closures is excited to discuss a few new innovative developments in plastic closures that are currently underway. Silgan Closures ensures to deliver new technologies based on consumer and industry needs in food and beverage [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:30:17+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Core Products, Innovation|0 Comments

Silgan Closures Announces ELC Technology for Fitment Screw Caps

Silgan ELC Gable Top Caps Silgan Closures is pleased to announce the availability of ELC gable top caps for cartons of all formats and sizes from 28 to 35 mm. In a recent focus group, consumers preferred the drop [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:34:45+00:00 May 8th, 2018|Core Products, Innovation|0 Comments

Packaging Engineering Industry Veteran Jack Pierce Joins Research and Testing Division

Silgan Welcomes Jack Pierce Silgan Closures is pleased to welcome Jack Pierce as a Packaging Specialist. Pierce brings experience in design and tooling engineering, most recently working as an engineering technician in the industry. In his new role, Pierce [...]

By | 2018-05-23T15:47:12+00:00 May 17th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments

ELC Gable Top Caps Create One-Step Opening for Cartons

Silgan ELC Gable Top Caps "Silgan Closures has launched ELC gable top caps for cartons of all formats and sizes from 28 to 35 mm. ELC eliminates the pull ring in favor of a drop-down tamper band, providing visual, audible and tactile [...]

By | 2018-05-23T18:20:24+00:00 May 17th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments

Silgan Closures ELC Gable Top Technology Featured in Dairy Foods Magazine

Silgan ELC Gable Top Caps "Silgan Closures, Downers Grove, Ill., a manufacturer of closure technology, announced the availability of ELC gable top caps for cartons of all formats and sizes from 28 millimeters to 35 millimeters. The company said [...]

By | 2018-05-23T17:49:05+00:00 May 17th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments