Past News and Updates from CSI

  • April 1, 2010

    New Lightweight 38mm Design from CSI

    The closure is engineered to be up to 30% lighter than standard 38mm profiles, making it he lightest 2-piece 38mm closure on the market.
  • CSI Extra-Lok 38mm OD
  • February 4, 2010

    CSI and Has Plastik Announce Strategic Partnership in Turkey

    This partnership will bring together two world-class suppliers offering closures, packaging equipment and technical services.
  • November 3, 2009

    CSI Announces Expansion in India

    To meet the rapidly increasing demand for beverage closures in India, Closure Systems International opens a plastic closure plant near the city of Bangalore.
  • Closure Systems International logo
  • September 9, 2009

    CSI to Exhibit at Drinktec 2009

    Closure Systems International exhibits their portfolio at Drinktec 2009 tradeshow in Munich, Germany.
  • CSI Aqua-Lok mini
  • July 7, 2009

    Series 200 Spindle Upgrade from CSI Increases Capper Performance

    These rugged new state-of-the-art spindles provide optimal application performance on high-speed bottling lines that require enhanced capping precision.
  • May 27, 2009

    Major Bottlers Convert to CSI's Omni Lok mini One-Piece Carbonated Soft Drink Closures

    Offering maximum performance with minimum materials, CSI's short-height, one-piece Omni-Lok mini has been selected by two major beverage parent companies for use across their carbonated and sparkling brand portfolios.
  • CSI Aqua-Lok mini
  • March 17, 2009

    CSI Develops New Lightweight Aqua-Lok mini 26mm Water Closure

    Closure Systems International announces the newest member of the CSI "mini" family - Aqua-Lok mini 26mm closures.
  • CSI Aqua-Lok mini
  • January 29, 2009

    XT6 Headsets from CSI Boost Bottler Productivity, Reduce Maintenance Costs

    Confirmed by major bottlers across the globe, CSI's rugged XT6 headsets provide 6000 hours of maintenance-free operation.
  • CSI XT6 Headset
  • August 22, 2008

    CSI Expands Aspetic Closure Portfolio

    To meet increasing global demand for aseptically packaged drinks, CSI introduces Pro-Max 38mm 2SC aseptic closure.
  • CSI Pro-Max Closures
  • July 22, 2008

    Ultra Lightweight Water Closures Developed by CSI

    CSI announces the launch of Aqua-Max 30.25mm lightweight water closures.
  • CSI Aqua-Max
  • June 27, 2008

    CSI mini™ Closures Select by Major German Brewer

    CSI's new MB-Lok mini™ beer closures have been selected by Frankfurter Brauhaus for their next generation PET beer packaging.
  • CSI Beer Closure
  • April 11, 2008

    CSI Introduces New Logo, Website

    Formerly Alcoa CSI, Closures Systems International is now a member of the newly formed Reynolds Packaging Group owned by the Rank Group Limited.
  • Closure Systems International logo
  • June 28, 2007

    Alcoa CSI Expands mini Closures Portfolio with Innovations for Carbonated and Malt Beverages

    First short height closures in the Beverage industry for Multi-Serve 2.5 Liter PET packages.
  • MB-Lok mini
  • October 25, 2006

    All New Xtra Lok mini Beverage Closure: A Short Height Design That Delivers Big for Soft Drink Bottlers

    CSI introduces the 28mm Xtra-Lok mini, a beverage closure that delivers maximum performance for soft drink bottlers.
  • CSI mini Closures
  • March 14, 2005

    Alcoa CSI Introduces "X-Tech" Training for Bottlers Facing Extreme Temperature Conditions

    X-Tech on-site training program provide CSD bottlers with a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of plastic closure application under extreme temperature cycling conditions.
  • December 2, 2004

    Alcoa CSI Egypt Opens for Business

    The new plant is a very important development for Alcoa CSI and it supports the Company's aim of meeting customer need for prompt, competitive closure supply.
  • December 16, 2003

    The Best Place to Work

    For the second year, Alcoa CSI Lima, Perú has been named one of the 25 Best Places to Work in Perú.
  • June 26, 2003

    Alcoa CSI Introduces 'XT' Closures Designed to Withstand Extreme Temperature Shifts

    Double-Lok XT and Extra-Lok XT closures are specifically designed for PET beverage bottles to maximize CO2 sealing performance and beverage product freshness under the most demanding conditions.
  • CSI Double-Lok XT Temperature Cycling