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Innovative Closures

Fords capless sealing offers a unique combination of innovative design, hermetic seal, easy opening, tamper evidence and low cost.

Creating Fords Closures

Fords foil caps are produced from rollstock foil in our customer’s plant. Caps are formed and applied onto containers using Fords equipment.

Sealing Systems

Fords use conduction and induction technology to build a range of cutting edge sealing systems, in rotary and inline configurations


Fords foil closures can be sealed to plastic, glass and metal containers, in cold & hot filling and for in-pack thermal process.

Learn About Fords Packaging Systems

FORDS are capless sealing solution specialists. The company has worldwide expertise in developing integrated packaging solutions which incorporate the design, production and capless sealing of foil closures onto containers. Fords has supported the world’s food and beverage industry for more than 90 years and has strong global partnerships with packaging manufacturers and equipment builders.

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PackExpo Chicago 2016

Fords are pleased to announce our attendance at PackExpo 2016 Chicago, and invite you to visit us at our booth S2270 in the South Hall


The Tool Unit Masterclass has been designed specifically for maintenance engineers who want to have a greater knowledge and understanding of their FORDS Capping Press.
The Tool Unit Masterclass is a unique 12-part certified training course teaching you how to
maintain your valuable tool unit, reduce machine down time and keep your production lines running. It provides delegates with precise training enabling them to identify tool unit problems early and apply preventative or corrective action.
The Tool Unit Masterclass includes a series of video presentations followed by hands-on training, using the skills and expertise of the people who design, build and service your tool unit. An experienced FORDS Service Technician takes you, step by step, through each task, covering all possible tool unit issues and preventative maintenance task needed to keep your tool unit in its optimum condition.
On completing the Tool Unit Masterclass you will have gained an enhanced understanding on the general operation of your tool unit, enabling you to benefit from reduced production down time, improved efficiencies and prolonged tool unit life.
The Tool Unit Masterclass is suitable for all FORDS Capping Press customers, covering the FS and MD press types, in single, twin or triple configurations, as required.
For further information please contact Darryl Swaithes darryl.swaithes@fordsps.com  or Christine Croymans chris.croymans@fordsps.com