Scott Laboratories Becomes Exclusive US Distributor of Amcor Tin Capsules

Petaluma, California – April 6, 2021 – Scott Laboratories, the leading supplier of packaging, equipment, filtration and fermentation products for the North American wine industry, is excited to announce that they are the new exclusive distributor of Amcor tin capsules for the United States market.

After just over two short years of collaboration, Scott Labs has already increased new account sales for Amcor tin capsules in the US by 10%. With demand for quality tin capsules increasing, coupled with the need for more efficient and economical distribution, Amcor wanted to consolidate their US representation. Scott Labs was perfectly positioned to help Amcor achieve these objectives, which will result in shorter lead times for custom and stock tin customers, increased local presence and consistency.

Frederic Catteau, Director of Amcor Capsules North America, comments “Amcor and Scott Laboratories joined forces two years ago, serving both Tin capsules and STELVIN® screwcaps. In Tin Softgard capsules especially, our teamwork has been astonishing. Scott Labs’ knowledge of and exposure to the high-end wine market, serving top natural cork and now Tin Overcaps, is remarkable. Our long-term, successful partnership makes this exclusive distribution in the USA a natural next step.”

Chris Holman, General Manager of Scott Labs’ Cork & Packaging Department, comments “We’re thrilled to be representing Amcor’s line of tin capsules in the US wine industry. The Amcor brand is synonymous with quality, and we pride ourselves on providing only the highest quality products and solutions for our customers. This is a big step forward for Scott Labs and our extended community. We look forward to many more years of collaboration and partnership with the Amcor team.”

In addition to tin capsules, Scott Labs also carries the full line of stock and custom STELVIN® closures from Amcor.

To place an order for stock tin capsules, visit Capsules | Scott Laboratories.

To place an order for custom tin capsules, contact Scott Labs’ Cork & Packaging team at Scott Laboratories Customer Service.

About Amcor Capsules:
Amcor Capsules is a market leader specializing in the design and manufacture of capsules and closures for wine, sparkling wine and spirits. Amcor Capsules has plants in France, Canada, USA and Chile.

About Amcor:
Amcor is a global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home, personal care, and other products. Amcor works with leading companies around the world to protect their products and the people who rely on them, differentiate brands, and improve value chains through a range of flexible and rigid packaging, specialty cartons, closures, and services. The company is focused on making packaging that is increasingly light-weight, recyclable and reusable, and made using a rising amount of recycled content. Approximately 47,000 Amcor people generate $12.5 billion in sales from operations that span 230 locations in over 40 countries. NYSE: AMCR; ASX: AMC

About Scott Laboratories:
For over 80 years, Scott Labs has been the leading supplier for the North American wine and specialty beverage industry, providing fermentation products, filtration media, equipment, cork and packaging solutions. Scott Labs has been embedded in the wine community since 1933 where their story starts at the University of California, just days prior to the end of Prohibition. Scott Labs’ vision is to provide the best customer experience to the specialty beverage community. Their mission is to advance the long-term success of the specialty beverage community by providing best-in-class products and services. They believe in education, honesty, and doing the right thing.