O-I launches website for on-line bottle sales
New website makes it easier for customers to get the bottles they need in a fast and easy process.
July 5, 2017
by Canadian Packaging staff
PERRYSBURG, Ohio—Owens-Illinois, Inc. has launched a new e-commerce platform, O-I On Demand, to sell glass bottles to craft beverage and food producers in the U.S., making it easier and more convenient for craft producers to purchase high-quality bottles directly from the world’s leading glass packaging manufacturer.
At launch, O-I On Demand is focused on the U.S. craft beer market, featuring 10 amber colored bottles ranging from 12- and 22-ounce designs to 32- and 64-ounce growlers.
Customers can order in quantities as low as one half-height pallet, pay with a credit card, and receive their glass in three to five days. All bottles are made in the United States.
Over time and based on market demand, the beer category offering, as well as offerings in other beverage and food market segments, will continue to expand.
O-I On Demand can be found online at https://ondemand.o-i.com/.
The new platform complements and expands upon O-I’s existing product and service offerings.
With more than 100 years in the industry, O-I combines extensive expertise in glass packaging with flexibility and service to cater to the needs of customers both large and small.
In addition to a variety of stock bottles in a range of colors and finishes, O-I also offers comprehensive custom glass bottle design, manufacturing and decoration services, backed by industry-leading quality assurance.
Owens-Illinois, Inc. is the world’s largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world’s leading food and beverage brands. The company had revenues of US$6.7 billion in 2016 and employs more than 27,000 people at 79 plants in 23 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace. For more information, visit www.o-i.com.