Package Case Study

Bronco Wine field-tests 750-mL PET bottle

Bronco Wine tests a 750-mL PET bottle for its Green Fin and Hacienda brands, making the switch from glass to PET for greater consumer convenience and sustainability advantages.
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Millennials to spur growth in wine packaging

The increasing disposable incomes and changing alcoholic beverage preferences of younger consumers will drive the U.S. wine packaging market through 2019, study notes.
Sileni Nano wine bottle
Package Case Study

'Nano'-sized wine bottle brings quality and class

A new single-serve wine option is clamoring for its share of the market in an increasingly robust category. Sileni Nano, from New Zealand winery Sileni Estates, not only capitalizes on the trend of small-size wine packages, but also on the exploding popularity of New Zealand wine in the U.S.—especially its Sauvignon Blanc.

Miniature wine bottle brings its own glass

The Sileni Nano single-serve PET package is immediately recognizable as a wine product, mimicking the shape of a full-size bottle, and incorporates a clip-on plastic cup for handy consumption in places where glass bottles are less convenient.
Tekni-Plex wine liners
Materials Product Brief

Tekni-Plex: Laminated foam liners for wine closures

A new laminated aluminum foil/foam barrier liner was designed for ROPP wine closures.
flipflop wines
Package Case Study

Flippin’ good wine in a can

Put on your flipflops and enjoy this canned wine in places where bottles can’t go—the beach, the pool, in the boat, and on the golf course.
PROPRIETARY FILLER. Stacked Wines custom-engineered the proprietary filler using a MAP process that eliminates headspace from th
Package Case Study

Single-serve wine gets its own line

Expanding from 4,000 cases in 2012 to 40,000 in 2013, Stacked Wines engineers a proprietary packaging line to bottle its single-serve PET-based wine containers at 180 bottles/min.
FILM HOOD. Once a pallet has been delivered to the stretch hooder M, a film hood is pulled over from the top down.
Machine Case Study

Stretch hooding optimizes transport of fine wines

This leading German producer of sparkling wines and spirits finds stretch hooding to be just what is needed for protecting pallet loads during transport to customers.
Package Case Study

Video: Sparkling wine bottle gets 2 oz lighter

In a two-year project, MARTINI Asti redesigns its sparkling wine bottle to reduce the glass weight, as part of parent company Bacardi’s sustainability initiative.
Package Case Study

No-fuss wine in a can for everyday consumption

Great tasting, affordable wine, without pretension: that’s what winemaker Ryan Harms set out to create when he founded Union Wine Co. in Tualatin, OR, in 2005.


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