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Research and Markets: North America Caps and Closures Market 2015-2019 with Amcor, Bericap Holding, Berry Plastics & Crown Holdings Dominating

June 29, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Caps and Closures Market in North America 2015-2019” report to their offering.

Caps and closures are used for sealing food and beverages, personal care products, household care products, and automotive products. They are made of metals, plastics, rubber, or a combination of them. The market for caps and closures includes threaded caps, hinged caps, roll-on closures, twist-off closures, stoppers, corks, dispensing closures, lug caps, and canning lids. Caps and closures protect contents from spoilage, dust, evaporation, keep contents fresh, and are convent to of handle. These days, caps and closures are also used for differentiation of products as well as for brand building. Hence, caps and closures form an essential component in the overall packaging of products, increasing both aesthetics and functionality of products.

On the basis of raw materials used, the caps and closures market can be segmented into three: plastics, metals, and rubber/cork. Based on consumer markets, the caps and closures market can be divided into beverages, food, pharmaceuticals, personal-care, and others.

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According to the report, increase in the aging population is the primary contributor to the growth of the market. The elderly are more susceptible to diseases, which may result in incontinence. According to a US census, the population of people aged 65 and above will double by 2050.

Further, the report states that social and economic constraints are a major challenge in the market.

Key vendors

  • Amcor
  • Bericap Holding
  • Berry Plastics
  • Crown Holdings

Other prominent vendors

  • Albéa
  • Alpla Werke
  • Aptar Group
  • Borealis
  • Global Closure Systems
  • Guala Closures
  • Meadwestvaco
  • Pelliconi
  • Rexam
  • Reynolds
  • Rieke Packaging Systems
  • Rpc Group
  • Silgan Holdings

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Scope of the Report
  3. Market Research Methodology
  4. Introduction
  5. Market Landscape
  6. Market Segmentation by Product
  7. Market Segmentation by End User
  8. Leading Country
  9. Buying Criteria
  10. Market Growth Drivers
  11. Drivers and Their Impact
  12. Market Challenges
  13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  14. Market Trends
  15. Trends and Their Impact
  16. Vendor Landscape
  17. Key Vendor Analysis

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