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Waterloo, NY, August 1, 2022– Waterloo Container has renewed its contract with Amcor Flexibles Capsules, Canada, as Amcor’s top distributor of the STELVIN® brand closure for wine, serving
Donation from Waterloo Container helps FLCC students finish year-long winemaking project The college’s winemaking program currently consists of 45 students ranging from 20 to
Waterloo Sparkles in Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine Posted: Dec 01, 2016 The November/December issue of Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine features one of Waterloo’s
Packaging Suppliers Unveil New Products in Wines and Vines Posted: Nov 01, 2017 The November 2017 issue of Wines & Vines features Waterloo Container talking about new product
Bottling Success: Waterloo Container Grows with the Region’s Wine Industry Posted: Mar 06, 2019 Waterloo Container’s story is featured on the Locate Fingerlakes Business page.
Wine Spectator showcases Star Trek line featuring Waterloo Container Bottle Posted: Aug 01, 2019Did you know Jean Luc Picard was back at the family winery?
New Corporate Video is a Family Affair Posted: Oct 10, 2019 Waterloo Container will be getting a new video with a different look! Local News featured the
Spirited Magazine features Waterloo Container Bottle Posted: Feb 01, 2020Waterloo Container, a packaging provider for the wine, spirits, and craft beverage industries of the Eastern
Waterloo Container Bottle featured in Wine Business Monthly Posted: Jun 11, 2020 Sparkling Wine Served in an Iconic Bottle – Waterloo Container Waterloo Container developed
Waterloo Container Comes Through for Client in Journal Times Posted: May 02, 2021 This year’s smaller-bottled spirits at AEppelTreow Winery and Distillery in Brighton will have a
Waterloo Container talks to CNBC about Bottle Supply Shortage Posted: Nov 23, 2021 Glass bottle shortages put pressure on wine and spirits companies ahead of
Time for Creativity: Wineries scrambling amid glass bottle shortage and climate challenges
"Just-in-time is collapsing," Lutz said. "The model can’t work anymore in the short term.”
Glass bottle shortages put pressure on wine and spirits companies ahead of key holiday season
Glass bottles are in short supply, putting pressure on winemakers and distillers ahead of the holiday season. International freight delays, labor shortages and higher costs have contributed to supply chain challenges for glass suppliers and their customers. In the short term, consumers may struggle to find their favorite wine and spirits.
A Sandy Chain Reaction: Global Glass Shortage Affecting businesses...
The unprecedented COVID-19 vaccine rollout has sucked up international supplies of sand, a key ingredient in creating the glass vials where vaccines can be stored. As such, vaccine production, along with how the coronavirus and Texas’ deadly winter storms affected supply lines, is creating an unexpected problem for wineries, distilleries and breweries: They can’t get glass bottles as easily as they could before.
There’s a Closure for That
"The bottom line is one size does not fit all," said Stebbins. "The bottle finish and contents will ultimately determine what your closure options are. It is important to procure closures from a reputable and knowledgeable vendor who can ensure this compatibility to protect your investment."
Glass Vendors Offer New, Innovative Designs with Stock-like Pricing
The convenient crown twist finish is uniquely suited to the “mini” market and allows easy opening for consumers—no corkscrew or opener necessary.
Supply Chain Hums Along Amid Uncertainty
“We’re getting calls from people that have dealt with suppliers that provide Chinese glass and they are not happy and are not getting the glass they’ve asked for,” Waterloo Container marketing director Bobbi Stebbins said.