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Reduce Waste – Choose Glass

April 22, 2021 | Commercial Food / Beverage

If you really want to reduce waste – choose glass as your packaging.  The most compelling reason to use glass is the non-reactive or inert properties it exhibits. This characteristic of glass allows for more sustainable options than any other material, which often makes glass a better packaging choice for the food & beverage...

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Are Canning Jars Tempered? Get the facts here.

Are canning jars tempered? No, canning jars are not tempered. There are many conflicting claims, and articles posting misinformation which has resulted in significant confusion regarding this topic. We looked at the science and wanted to shed some truth on the matter.  The fact is canning jars are not tempered, not even Ball canning...

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Do I need a Button Lid?

February 8, 2021 | Commercial Food / Beverage

You do not always need a Button Lid! In this post we will explain when and why you should consider a button lid. What is the Purpose of the Button? The button on a lid indicates there was enough vacuum created in the jar or bottle to pull down the button and keep it...

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Commercial Canning Lids

Choosing the best Commercial Canning Lids for Regular Mouth CT (70-450) or Wide Mouth CT(86-460) Canning Jars

This post will help you understand the differences between the regular mouth commercial canning lids we carry. Choosing the best commercial canning lids for your product is crucial whether you personally supervise the production or use a co-packing facility. Be sure to discuss the limitations of the line equipment if you are using a...

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How to Maximize your Customer Account at Fillmore Container

This blog post includes important updates and tips for our customers, specifically about creating and utilizing a customer account. Why do I need to create an account? Our website is designed to offer valuable tools to help returning customer orders to flow smoothly. Logging in to a customer account when ordering gives you the...

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