The UNITED CAPS beverage portfolio received industry-wide acclaim as it took centre stage at DRINKTEC - The World’s Leading Trade Fair for the Beverage and Liquid Food industry held in Munich between Sept 11th - 15th. Particularly well received was the ‘less is more’ principle that the portfolio adopts. Visitors found a comprehensive collection wide enough to meet industry needs but simple enough to avoid overwhelming with unnecessary choice.

As the highlights package found here illustrates, the UNITED CAPS booth demonstrated in a vibrant, exciting way that, whether it’s on the shelf, on the production line or in the hand, this is a range built for outstanding performance.



DRINKTEC has been added to the UNITED CAPS global trade show programme for 2017. Themed “Go With The Flow”, the trade show held in Munich between September 11th and 15th is the worlds leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid foods industry.

As a global reference player in the packaging industry, UNITED CAPS portfolio of innovative caps and closures are the perfect fit for the high caliber trade show audience in attendance. We look forward to leveraging this platform to further demonstrate our ability to RELATE, PERFORM and SUSTAIN to the international visitors.


Beverage manufacturers are increasingly focused on developing Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions that allow their brand to stand out on crowded shelves.

UNITED CAPS are known for their ability to enable those solutions with breakthrough closures that provide not only a first class gateway to the product experience but also enhance brand storytelling.

At Drinktec, UNITED CAPS will be present in Hall A4, Stand 535, and will demonstrate how their market-driven approach, supported by the strategic pillars of RELATE, PERFORM & SUSTAIN, fosters the development of outstanding closures that perform as well in the plant as they do in the hand.

With a healthy 50/50 split between customised and non-bespoke solutions, UNITED CAPS will also showcase the latest in customised solutions like the innovative Wattwiller closure, which features a petal-flower design that is not only eye-catching but allows end users to open bottles with very little effort.

The complete beverage and dairy standard portfolio has recently been enhanced by significant acquisitions and growth. True to the principle that “Less is More” - UNITED CAPS outstanding design capability has reduced the need for product line complexity. It encompasses solutions for the entire industry, everything from PET to glass bottles across an impressive range of neck sizes. The optimised product lines on display constitute a comprehensive collection wide enough to meet industry needs but simple enough to avoid overwhelming with unnecessary choice.

New closures developed to answer the requirements of the latest industry trends will be also available to experience at the show.

Enhancing this portfolio are differentiated finishing processes such as the cutting edge UNITED CAPS Bi-Injection process which yield exciting design possibilities and inspiration for brand owners.

Experts from R&D, production and technical service will be on hand to explain how UNITED CAPS helps customers to deliver Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions.


UNITED CAPS innovations like DOUBLEFLOW - a single closure that offers dual function took a starring role at the 5th Plastic Closure Innovations Congress held in Berlin, Germany between June 6th - June 8th.

The Congress represented another key speaking engagement for the UNITED CAPS team who have been in considerable demand throughout 2017. Much like other audiences across several continents this year, the Berlin attendees, which consisted primarily of leading industry professionals from right through the supply chain were highly engaged by the presentation from UNITED CAPS Chief Marketing and Innovation officer Astrid Hoffmann-Leist and Project Development Manager, Sebastien Hottlet.

Key themes addressed were how the ability to get close to customers and RELATE to their needs informed breakthrough product development.


UNITED CAPS will join leading industry professionals from right across the supply chain at the 5th Plastic Closure Innovations Congress held on 6-8 June 2017 at the Sofitel Kurfürstendamm in Berlin, Germany.

Continuing a global program of speaking engagements, a UNITED CAPS delegation will present the company’s latest innovative creations and showcase how the unique platform of RELATE, PERFORM and SUSTAIN fuels the UNITED CAPS innovation machine, enabling the creation of Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions.


Described by CEO Benoit Henckes as "fresh and differentiating" UNITED CAPS unveiled a brand new "high impact" booth at INTERPACK which showcased how the brand, product portfolio and latest innovations come together to enable Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions.

Featuring exciting new graphics, powerful messaging and innovative new product displays, the 150sqm booth proved popular with customers, media and staff alike. 

Chief Marketing Officer Astrid Hoffmann-Leist explained "Our booth at INTERPACK succeeded in telling the story of how our ability to RELATE, PERFORM and SUSTAIN enables the creation of Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions. We were able to provide a forum for customers to get excited about the possibilities of working with UNITED CAPS as well as our recent innovations like In-Mould Labelling and Bi-Injection.

Customer excitement was matched by media interest with a strong demand for 1to1 interviews with Benoit Henckes. A clever booth journey enabled customers to not only see products but also experience them in the 'play zone' and even take a look at the future with an immersive virtual reality app. To cap it all, a small cinema theatre showcased a new movie telling the story of UNITED CAPS brand!

Video highlights of UNITED CAPS at Interpack can be found here.


UNITED CAPS are delighted to announce attendance at INTERPACK, an essential show for the packaging industry to be held 4th - 10th May 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

On display will be a highly differentiated portfolio of innovative closure solutions that deliver convenience, functionality and sustainability to multiple industry sectors looking for outstanding closure performance, simple integration into existing process, high capping speeds and a reduction in their environmental impact.

These are exciting times at UNITED CAPS with a new global strategy and sustained R&D investment already yielding outstanding innovation, growth and results. INTERPACK promises to be a tremendous brand showcase.

Please visit UNITED CAPS at Booth #D67 in Hall 10 at INTERPACK. Product experts will be available to answer related questions.

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This week, UNITED CAPS took a golden opportunity at The 5th Dairy China Summit in Beijing to showcase how our market-driven approach encapsulated by the pillars of Relate, Perform, & Sustain enables the development of cutting edge technologies that enhance brand value for customers.

Major players from across the Chinese Dairy industry formed a highly attentive audience as they gathered at the Crown Plaza, Beijing to witness Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer Astrid Hoffmann-Leist and Project Development Manager Sebastien Hottlet present an exciting look at Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions.

Response to the presentation and the unveiling of a brand new UNITED CAPS brand video was extremely positive, garnering great feedback and fruitful discussion as well as facilitating many promising contacts with multinational and local stakeholders of the dairy industry.

As a gold sponsor of the event, we adopted a prominent role showcasing a broad and innovative portfolio of dairy closures on a booth, and served as Chairman on one day during the three day conference.


UNITED CAPS will be a gold sponsor of The 5th Dairy China Summit in Beijing scheduled to be held on April 24-26 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Beijing Chaoyang U-Town, China.

More than 200 attendees are expected based on the great success of 4th Dairy China Summit held last November. The event will gather authoritative experts as well as industry leaders from across the Dairy industry from Dairy Producers right through to Packaging and Equipment Providers, logistics suppliers and retailers etc for a thorough analysis of innovations and Trends, marketing channels and safety controls impacting the dairy industry in China.

At the event UNITED CAPS will adopt a prominent role showcasing a broad and innovative portfolio of dairy closures at our booth.  In addition, we are delighted to have accepted a presenting slot at the summit where Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer Astrid Hoffmann-Leist and Project Development Manager Sebastien Hotlett will speak about Differentiated Total Packaging Solutions.


From November 15-18, 2016 at the Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, UNITED CAPS will showcase its world class portfolio of Dairy and Infant Nutrition closures to more than 200 delegates attending the 3rd Dairy Asia Pacific Summit.

The Singapore summit represents a great opportunity to reinforce UNITED CAPS commitment to a “closure to you” global presence as well as, a demonstration of some highly innovative standard and bespoke closure solutions.

Those in attendance will be able to discover amongst the innovation on display, GREENCAP - The Kinder Cap. A closure that makes it affordable to be kinder to the environment. It is a pioneering technology breakthrough that overcomes traditional limitations of closure manufacture to deliver an efficient solution that combines low weight with high performance.

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