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O-I looks for new lightning in a bottle

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015

Owens-Illinois is facing a plateau in glass beverage bottle demand, and the company has cut its capacity in China by half and reduced Australian wine efforts as bottling moves overseas. To stem the tide of declining sales, O-I is putting money into researching ways to reduce production costs and design eye-catching new bottles that could demand premium pricing and reinvigorate consumer interest in glass. Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The (04/10)


Love Bottle teams with O-I for American-made glass water bottle

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2015

Playful packaging creates mystery around Anheuser-Busch's Oculto beer

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2015

Constellation Brands' growth banks on glass

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015

Beer bottles account for majority of glass containers made in U.S.

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2015

Ardagh adds Stelvin closures to wine bottles

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2015

States reconsider craft brewer production caps

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 08, 2015

O-I controller will serve as interim finance chief following departure of Stephen Bramlage

GPI SmartBrief | Mar 25, 2015

Indianapolis recycling center unlikely to accept glass

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015

Plastic piles up outside Ariz. recycling facility

GPI SmartBrief | Apr 15, 2015


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