Beyond the Threads 2018-05-23T17:24:03+00:00

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 manufacturing. Experts, or in this case “professors,” discussed a variety of invaluable topics from updates [...]

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 innovation and expertise with environmental consciousness and a deep commitment to our planet. […]

By | May 17th, 2018|Categories: Sustainability|Tags: , , , |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 packaging. […]

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 down tamper evidence feature. ELC provides a fitment that eliminates the pull ring in favor [...]

By | May 8th, 2018|Categories: Core Products, Innovation|Tags: , |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 will be responsible for performing physical testing on closures and containers in collaboration with Silgan [...]

By | May 17th, 2018|Categories: News + Culture|Tags: |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 tamper evidence." Read the full story on Brand Packaging.

By | May 17th, 2018|Categories: News + Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments