Ardagh Group partners with Lenny Boy Brewing Co. to supply locally-made glass kombucha bottles
Ardagh Group, Glass–North America, a business unit of Ardagh Group, has partnered with Lenny Boy Brewing Co. to introduce a new 14oz kombucha bottle, manufactured locally in North Carolina.
The partnership connects Charlotte, NC’s Lenny Boy Brewing Co. with Ardagh’s Wilson, NC glass manufacturing facility, helping to keep the brewery’s promise to stay local and sustainable by reducing its environmental footprint.
The 14oz glass kombucha bottle for Lenny Boy Brewing Co. was designed by Ardagh and is manufactured in the US using 100% and endlessly-recyclable flint (clear) glass.
Said Nathan Villaume, Owner at Lenny Boy Brewing Co.: “We are extremely excited to partner with Ardagh to have our kombucha bottles manufactured locally in North Carolina. Sourcing raw materials locally is one way we look to support our communities — and this partnership provides us with a great opportunity to do so.”
Said John T Shaddox, Chief Commercial Officer for Ardagh Group’s North American Glass division: “Ardagh is pleased to expand its portfolio for the craft beverage industry and enjoys collaborating with brands like Lenny Boy Brewing Co. to create glass packaging that showcases and protects the flavor, freshness and integrity of our customers’ products. The 14oz kombucha bottle represents the perfect sustainable packaging solution for Lenny Boy Brewing Co.’s products.”
Ardagh Group is a global supplier of infinitely recyclable metal and glass packaging for the world’s leading brands.
Lenny Boy is located at 3000 S Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC — their production facility and a taproom where locals can enjoy a brew, food, and bring their dogs with them into the fenced-in patio. See more at www.discoverlennyboy.com.
Source: Ardagh Group