Silgan Closures, a manufacturing partner of MJS Packaging, is running their Free Closures for a Year Contest. This contest is specifically designed for food and beverage brands. This is an amazing opportunity for smaller businesses looking to launch a new product or refresh an existing product.
There will be three lucky winners that will receive up to 500,000 free closures. In addition, each winner will also win a free consumer testing report from Datassential SCORES and promoted in Silgan’s print, digital and social media campaigns.
“We understand that entrepreneurs have a lot of struggles, and we wanted to help make things easier for them. Each winner will receive market research showing what 1,000 consumers think of their product. This could be used to tweak their product, better understand their market, and help gain distribution. They can enter the contest with a product that already launched or a product concept they’re considering.” - Director of Marketing for Silgan Closures, AJ Miller
The winners will be announced at Pack EXPO 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada!
How to Enter the Free Closures Contest
The perfect packaging could be the difference maker that allows a new brand to stand out. Although packaging may seem to be very simple, there are many things to plan and consider. Winning free closures can help solidify a brand’s packaging and push a brand from the development stage to the production and distribution stages.
Entering the contest is a simple process!
Steps to Enter the Contest:
- Fill out the entry form by 3/31/21 on freeclosuresforayear.com
- Their panel of consumer trend experts will review and rank the food or beverage concept on uniqueness, marketability and purchase intent
- The three top-ranking entries will each receive up to 500,000 FREE closures for a year
- The concept must be original and able to use an existing Silgan Stock Closure on its packaging
View official rules here
You Win More Than Just Free Closures for a Year
The winner will be able to select from a wide variety of closures from Silgan Closures that fit their product. These closures will include both plastic and steel or aluminum closures and come in different sizes. The winners will also receive a free consumer testing report from Datassential SCORES.
Free Plastic, Steel or Aluminum Closures
The winner will be able to select plastic closures that range in size from 38mm-43mm. You can choose them in a variety of colors to match your brand and packaging design.
As an alternative to plastic, Silgan Closures will offer the option for steel or aluminum closures to the winners of the contest. The steel closures range from 30mm-100mm and the aluminum from 28-38mm in size. The steel closures come in a variety of colors as well as with or without safety buttons.
Free Consumer Testing Report
The three winners will also receive a consumer testing report from Datassentials SCORES that will put their concept and product in front of 1,000 consumers for evaluation. Each winner will receive direct verbatim consumer feedback and demographic analysis to help evaluate their product. This will give the winners a better understanding on what the impression their product makes with the market and what improvements may need to be made.
How MJS Packaging Can Help
MJS Packaging always has the best interests of our customers in mind, and we’d love to help you with this contest. If your product packaging is still in the development stage and you are looking for a package that is compatible with Silgan Closures, we can help. What are you waiting for? Enter the contest!
If you need help or have questions about any of your packaging needs, please contact us. Best of luck!