Gilpin is the preferred supplier of plastic cups and easy-open ends to the world’s leading suppliers of pasteurized crab, oysters and other seafood products. Gilpin has sold millions of 8-ounce and 16-ounce plastic cups around the world! Because we ship from stock, there’s no waiting for our cups.
The popularity of plastic cups for pasteurized crab and seafood is fueled by consumers’ desire to see the product in the package, the ease of opening the container, the consumers’ perception of enhanced freshness, and retail profit margins that are better than metal cans.
Gilpin supplies more than 50 percent of the plastic cups to the pasteurized crab market and we’re still growing. The world’s leading retailers, including Wal-Mart and Costco, recognize consumer preference for seafood in our cups.Benefits to Seafood Processors
Not only does Gilpin supply the cup and easy-open end, we can also provide both plain and printed plastic overcaps and can recommend suppliers for shrink or roll-fed labels. Gilpin also assists with securing seaming equipment (lease or purchase), setting up production lines, and shipping mixed loads of 8- and 16-ounce cups and easy-open ends.
The pasteurized crab and seafood market is truly global and Gilpin goes where our customers need us, regardless of how remote the production facility. Even with the wide range of equipment, cultures, languages technical capabilities, Gilpin is committed to supplying your plastic cups and easy-open ends and assisting with trouble-free filling and sealing. Contact us now