Portola Packaging ltd is a global manufacturer of plastic caps and closures. Portola specialises in providing innovative tamper evident caps and closures to the food and beverage industries and supplies many prominent blue chip and multinational companies.
Our key markets include caps and closures for fresh milk and dairy, bottled water and fresh juice products.
Our manufacturing, distribution and sales facilities are located across Europe, with additional licensees and joint ventures also operating. We supply our products to customers in Europe, Russia, Africa and The Middle East.
We have multiple R&D teams located globally, all of which are committed to designing and developing efficient, functional products and bringing them to market.
Our key areas of expertise include;
• High volume closure manufacture and supply
• Innovative product development
• Tamper evident closures
• Hygienic manufacturing
• Sports caps
• Aseptic closures
• Venting closures and seal development
• ISO Certification, 9001, 14001
• High standard of safety in manufacturing plants
• Ethical business practice
• FDA approval
Sports closures: push pull, flip top, hot fill, cold fill
Portola is one of the leading manufacturers of multi-component sports closures in Europe. We make 28mm Push Pull caps, 38mm Hot Fill, 38mm Cold Fill, solutions for all markets including water, juice, RTD Teas. Push Pull Closures are all BSDA compliant
Water caps: 5-gallon caps, 19L snap on caps
As one of the original innovators of the 5 gallon water cap, Portola has over 40 years of experience in the bottled water market. The NSL Flow Seal caps have a unique seal, specially developed for the HOD & bottled water market. All closures are compatible for non spill water cooler spike systems.
Aseptic closures: 38mm, 3 start, 2 start, venting, branding
Portola is an established supplier of closures for cold aseptic filling: The 3 start Aaseptic-L caps are suitable for all types of sterilization, PAA, H²0², Immersion, spray & vapour. Patented fermentation venting system ensures safety of fresh products and avoids cap blow-off. The range of aseptic caps and closures include: double seal version, oxygen scavenger, low investment debossed branding, hygienic packaging & manufacturing to reduce bio-burden at source.
Carton fitments: gable top, barrier, non-barrier, tamper evidence: aseptic
Portola is a leading designer and Manufacturer of Screw-Cap fitment for Gable top carton systems. State of the art manufacturing and continual development programme has ensured Portola is at the forefront of fitment technology. The patented ELC30 fitment design is specifically designed for ease of opening; non-drip pouring and high security tamper evidence. Fitments are available for 30mm and 34mm openings.
Widemouth closures: food service, versatile, tamper evident, lightweight
Verso widemouth closures offer ideal alternative to glass & steel packaging. Closures are suitable for sauces, powders, pickles, etc. Sizes are available between 63mm and 110mm. To suit glass and PET containers, Low C0² footprint compared to steel and Glass. Caps and closures can be debossed with brand logo.
Sustainability and ethical operations
Portola is committed to operating from a sustainable business platform. There is a focus to reduce power usage, reduce raw material usage in our products and facilities, to reduce and recycle waste, to offer more efficient transportation methods. Our European Facility in the UK is full certified under ISO14001 our Facility in the Czech Republic is FDA approved. Please visit our website to read our full environmental policy. Portola also aim to operate under fair and ethical working practices, the European facility has gained recognition from a leading global beverage manufacturer for its Ethical working practices.
Portola Packaging Ltd
3 Carriage Drive,
White Rose Way,
Tel: +44 (0) 1302 552400
Fax: +44 (0) 1302 365541
Tel: +420 604 907 690
Fax: +420 415 478 028
Portola LLC (Russia)
Tel/Fax: +7 495 226-2589