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

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 [...]

By |2019-06-17T10:14:15-05:00June 1st, 2019|Innovation, News + Culture|0 Comments

A Recap: Silgan Exhibits at ProFood Tech 2019 in Chicago, IL

From March 26-28, Silgan joined 400 other companies in Chicago at ProFood Tech, the premier food and beverage processing event in North America. This biennial event recorded more than 4,000 attendees this year, all looking to explore the latest trends, [...]

By |2019-06-01T18:28:41-05:00June 1st, 2019|Innovation, News + Culture|0 Comments

Silgan Team Walks in Relay for Life to Put a Cap on Cancer

Silgan's "Put a Cap on Cancer" initiative returns in 2019 with the company's participation in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Champaign, IL. This is the second year in a row that the Silgan team has entered this [...]

By |2019-05-29T22:54:35-05:00May 29th, 2019|Causes, News + Culture|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

Silgan Vision Upgrades its Popular 51R56 Vision Inspection System

Silgan Vision Upgrades its Popular 51R56 Vision Inspection System, Increasing Throughput Speeds to 1,200 Bottles per Minute Waukegan, IL ­– The Silgan Vision 51R56 vision inspection system inspects filled bottles for cocked, loose, and missing caps, damaged or missing [...]

By |2018-10-01T15:32:42-05:00September 25th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments

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 |2018-06-28T19:52:20-05:00May 4th, 2018|Innovation, News + Culture, Silgan U|0 Comments

Packaging Engineering Industry Veteran Jack Pierce Joins Research and Testing Division

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 [...]

By |2018-06-28T18:29:50-05:00May 17th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments

ELC Gable Top Caps Create One-Step Opening for Cartons

"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 [...]

By |2018-06-28T18:32:39-05:00May 17th, 2018|News + Culture|0 Comments