With over 65 years of glass manufacturing experience in South Africa, coupled with access to international expertise and information on packaging trends worldwide, Consol is well placed to offer a turn-key solution to all glass packaging requirements, and deliver world-class packaging solutions to a range of industries.
Recognised widely as a packaging type that helps differentiate premium products from premium and non –premium products in the same product family, glass commands on shelf attention. Today it is recognised as a trusted, versatile, healthy, sophisticated and 100% packaging choice, able to meet consumer needs on a functional, emotional as well as aesthetic and sensory level. These fundamental differentiators make glass a popular packaging choice across a wide range of product categories.
Our technical and manufacturing support team and expertise, enables us to continue to perfect the glass manufacturing process and offer our customers customised, creative glass packaging solutions. Glass provides latitude for packaging design enhancements and can be moulded into an infinite number of shapes and sizes, for consumer appeal. Light weighting of products has also become one of the most important innovations to reduce manufacturing costs in the wine, food and beverage industries, and some of our wine and beer bottles are the amongst the lightest in the world.
Secondary packaging like creative labelling and embossing and other decorative treatments further enhance the status of glass and extend the creative and differentiation possibilities. For more information on our process and products innovations click here
Our turn- key solutions and design innovations assist our customers in meeting their business objectives and response to changing tastes in the marketplace. This collaborative approach enables us to promote brand identity, marketability and shelf appeal of products. As pioneers in glass packaging we recently introduced black glass – a first for the South African market. This is testimony to our ongoing commitment to delight consumers and remain at the forefront of the glass packaging industry.
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