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enterade® and Origin Almond® Win Silgan Closures’ Free Closures for a Year Contest

Second Call for Entries Opens as First Contest Winners Receive Valuable Consumer Insights and Free Closures Downers Grove, IL – Silgan Closures, a global leader in closure manufacturing, today announced the winning concepts of the 2018-2019 Free Closures for a Year Contest. From September 2018 through April 2019, a team of food and packaging experts [...]

Silgan Equipment Launches YouTube Channel

Videos troubleshoot and offer quick solutions to frequent capping machine issues Silgan Equipment, a leading equipment supplier for the food and beverage industry, today announced the first four videos of the new Silgan YouTube Troubleshooting Channel.  Each video walks the viewer through some of the frequent issues operators face when working with various equipment in [...]

By |September 19th, 2019|Categories: Beyond the Threads, News + Culture, Silgan U|Tags: , |0 Comments

Silgan’s New 2D-X2 Dual Profiling Inspection System Uses Two Lasers for Cap Sealing

The new Silgan Equipment 2D-X2 Inspection System employs dual lasers to scan the surface of the cap on a packaged beverage or food product to determine proper cap sealing. The side-by-side laser beams scan the top surface of each cap to immediately detect cap tilt and overall cap height. When the lasers detect an uneven [...]

By |September 19th, 2019|Categories: Beyond the Threads, Products|Tags: |0 Comments

Aluminum Closures from A to Z

Silgan has developed the Glossary of Common Terms for Aluminum Closures for your convenience. Take a peek and learn aluminum closures' terms, jargon, and processes from A-Z. This free PDF download will cover all the things you should know from Crizzles to Sprues and everything in between. Our guide will help you discover everything [...]

By |September 18th, 2019|Categories: Packaging World|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Silgan is heading to PackExpo – Sep. 23-25 in Las Vegas

Silgan is excited to once again be a part of PackExpo 2019, held September 23-25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Silgan divisions will be on hand at Booth #6625 in the Lower South Hall (LS6225) demonstrating the latest innovations and product offerings. Executives, product managers, partners and customers will be available to discuss best practices [...]

By |September 11th, 2019|Categories: Packaging World|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Major Plastic Players Collaborate with Practically Impossible Labs to Manufacture BottleOne

Major Plastic Players Silgan, Krones and Husky collaborate with Practically Impossible Labs to manufacture BottleOne integrated handle PET bottle for the marketplace. This past Fall, Krones, Husky, and Silgan took the stage at PackExpo to announce they had joined forces with Practically Impossible Labs to bring an innovative, integrated handle PET bottle to the marketplace. [...]

By |June 1st, 2019|Categories: Innovation, News + Culture|0 Comments