North America, a business unit of Ardagh Group, announced its supplying Arterra Wines Canada, Inc. (Arterra) with a new, lightweight wine bottle – 1.5L Bordeaux Stelvin®.
Lightweight Wine bottle
The Ardagh Group has drastically reduced the overall weight of 1.5L Bordeaux Stelvin wine bottle is up to 20percent from its existing design. The new design aesthetically appealing, lightweight, high quality makes it a premium look with sustainable features.
Also, in addition to the redesigned 1.5L Bordeaux Stelvin bottle, Ardagh proposes a set of 12 – 750ml bottles and one (1) 1L bottle that is compliant with the Liquor Control Board of Ontario’s (LCBO) standards. These wine glass bottles are developed and intended to keep high quality and become consumer appeal. At the same time, it reduces the overall environmental impact by needing less energy demand, transport impact, and CO2 emissions.
“Arterra is very gratified of its supply relationship with Ardagh Group and the performance of the latest lightweight bottle initiative,” said Emilio Russo V.P. Procurement at Arterra Wines Canada, Inc. “We remain committed to delighting our customers and consumers with this sustainable packaging format.”
As the largest producer of glass wine bottles made 100% in North America, Ardagh takes pride in working closely with customers like Arterra to deliver the highest standards in sustainable packaging options,” said John T Shaddox, Chief Commercial Officer for Ardagh’s North American Glass business unit. “The 1.5L Bordeaux Stelvin bottle is manufactured across the U.S., making it available for regional shipment to North American wineries from coast to coast.”