At ALPLA, our Caribbean region supplies the local market with an ever-increasing array of products. Within our four category-focused divisions, closures, industrial containers, preforms and bottles, we have teams who can assist you with the design and manufacture of a customized solution or point you to the most suitable solution from our range of standard products.
ALPLA develops and sells a diverse range of PET beverage preforms for customers across Caribbean. Our portfolio includes the regions widest range of generic preforms as well as bespoke solutions for key customers. Within the Caribbean region, our manufacturing sites operate in Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico together converting over 50,000 tons of PET annually. To complement our range of preforms, we also have a wide range of beverage closures.
ALPLA offers a wide range of beverage closures to leading brands across the Caribbean region, complementing our wide range of PET preforms, PET bottles & HDPE dairy solutions. The majority of our closures are produced on compression moulding technology with both single piece and two- piece options available using both SACMI and CSI technology. In addition, we also produce beverage closures on injection moulding technology for applications within the dairy and fruit juice industries for both HDPE & PET bottles. Offering class-leading closures with service and quality to match we are the obvious choice for plastic beverage closures.
In ALPLA Caribe we have a great variety on industrial containers and bottles. Our variety includes large containers as 55 gal. drums, Jerry Cans in 6,5,4, and 3gal, and 5gal. pails mostly use in the construction industries. We use extrusion molding (EBM) and injection molding (IM) to manufacture our large format products.
Innovation and differentiation play a key role in the industry. The demands in relation to packaging are high, both from a technical and design perspective. High functionality in spite of minimal weight, ease of use, innovative closures, sustainable production and the use of recycled materials are just a few of the main trends. Using the latest technologies, ALPLA guarantees efficient, economic production at competitive prices.