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 [...]

By |2019-09-20T09:05:34-05:00September 20th, 2019|Beyond the Threads, News + Culture|0 Comments

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 [...]

By |2019-09-19T22:21:58-05:00September 19th, 2019|Beyond the Threads, News + Culture, Silgan U|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 [...]

By |2019-09-19T22:22:18-05:00September 19th, 2019|Beyond the Threads, Products|0 Comments

Silgan Closures Collaborates with ORBIS Corporation to Create an Innovative New Caseless Product Delivery System

Silgan Closures, a leading designer and manufacturer of closures, ORBIS Corporation and Mid America Molds worked together in developing a “caseless” system for bottled products to replace traditional stacks of cases. The heart of the new system is the new [...]

By |2019-03-28T13:46:10-05:00March 28th, 2019|Beyond the Threads, Products|0 Comments

How to Perform Steel Pull-up, Removal Torque, and Security Checks

At Silgan Closures, we go above and beyond to ensure we’re delivering a consistent and high-performing product. For steel closures, we perform different checks to ensure the closure is applied and will perform properly: Pull-up, Removal Torque, and Security. Before [...]

By |2019-06-17T10:19:37-05:00January 10th, 2019|Beyond the Threads, Silgan U|0 Comments

Come See Silgan at PackExpo, Booth #N-6035

  Silgan is excited to be a part of PackExpo 2018, held October 14-18 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. All Silgan divisions will be on hand demonstrating the latest innovations and product suite offerings. Executives, product managers, partners [...]

By |2018-10-02T16:42:31-05:00September 26th, 2018|Beyond the Threads, News + Culture|0 Comments

Get Smart About Food and Beverage Packaging for E-Commerce

The e-commerce distribution cycle of food and beverage products is vastly different than the traditional distribution cycle for shipping directly to stores. Here, we break it down for you by using a jar of pasta sauce as an example. [...]

By |2018-09-26T16:42:16-05:00September 19th, 2018|Beyond the Threads, Innovation, Silgan U|0 Comments

Plastic Closures: Injection vs Compression – What Will You Choose?

Both compression and injection molding come with pros and cons. But how do you know which manufacturing process better suits your food and beverage closure design? There are many factors from the size of the cap to your desired [...]

By |2018-09-26T16:37:30-05:00August 10th, 2018|Beyond the Threads, Silgan U|0 Comments