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A slang term for a credit card, especially when being used to make frivolous or luxurious purchases.
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Following the beverage segment, the foods segment is the second largest market for plastic closures.
Innovation in plastic closures continues to be of growing interest, holding great potential for development in the future.
Introducing IncroMold internal mold releases for injection molding and two new Incroslip slip additives for plastic closures.
Crown's Global Plastic Closures business designs, manufactures and sells plastic closures for consumer packaging worldwide primarily for the personal care, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and industrial end markets.
carton closures, metal closures & ends, plastic closures, biodegradable closures), country and beverage category
Penetration of metal caps is still high in the developing countries and these are expected to witness sluggish growth in the years ahead due to the adoption of plastic closures.
The production line is developed to produce plastic closures for the food & beverage market.
Also stimulating unit expansion will be the increasing prevalence of smaller containers, especially in the beverage market, and plastic closures on paperboard cartons.
The beverage market is split fairly between plastic closures, metal closures, and packs with no closures, with plastic closures taking a slight lead over metal closures.
Plastic closures will remain the largest and fastest growing industry segment, continuing to supplant metal types across a broad range of applications.
a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of tamper-evident plastic closures.
Key Highlights The beverage closures market saw a change in material dominance in 2012 as plastic closures took over in popularity from metal closures.