Ardagh Group intros two wine bottles with Stelvin closures
Two new 750ml wine bottles get makeovers with fresh, new finishes
April 6, 2015
by Canadian Packaging staff
Muncie, Ind.—Ardagh Group, Glass – North America, a division of Ardagh Group and a leading producer of glass containers for the food and beverage industries in the U.S., is introducing two new 750ml wine bottles with Stelvin closures.
In response to growing demand, Ardagh Group’s Claret Regal and Burgundy Inspiration are now available for purchase with Stelvin closures. (Burgundy Stelvin presented in image above.)
“As the leading producer of wine bottles in North America, Ardagh Group continues to introduce innovative bottle offerings,” says Ardagh Group North American Glass division vice-president of wine sales Bob Parise. “Recognizing the need for alternative closure options, we believe the new Claret Regal Stelvin and Burgundy Inspiration Stelvin will bring added value to wineries looking to differentiate their products.”
Known for its ability to preserve the quality and fragrance of wine, Stelvin closures are utilized by a significant number of highly regarded wineries. Stelvin closures help preserve the freshness and quality of wine by preventing unwanted excess oxygen from seeping into the bottle.
The Stelvin closure has been a tremendous success with winemakers, retailers and restaurants, helping keep the product pristine, tightly sealed and easy to open.
Ardagh Group offers more than 250 wine bottle design and color combinations in the U.S., in such colors as Amber, Antique Green, Cobalt Blue, Champagne Green, Dead Leaf Green, Mist Green and Flint.
The Claret Regal Stelvin is available in Antique Green, and the Burgundy Inspiration Stelvin is available in Flint and Champagne Green.
Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions and a key supplier to most of the world’s leading food, beverage and consumer care brands. Operating 89 manufacturing facilities across 21 countries, Ardagh employs almost 19,000 people and has global sales of approximately Eur 4.8 billion ($6 billion).
For more information about Ardagh Group’s glass packaging, go to www.ardaghgroup.com/glass.