Member Benefits

GPI membership is made up of North America's leading glass container manufacturing companies in addition to over 25 supplier member companies, and growing.  Supplier companies range from in-house equipment, technology and service providers to glass companies such as labeling, decoration and corrugated and raw materials such as sand, soda ash, limestone and recycled glass. Benefits include:

  • Website listing for your company on our Member Companies page

  • Attendance at GPI Member Meetings held biannually in the spring and fall. These meetings are an opportunity to network with leadership and executives from the glass container companies.

  • Opportunity to join monthly executive committees including GPI’s Government Affairs Committee and the Marketing & Communications Committees.

  • Access to shipment and production reports, delivered to members weekly. These are proprietary GPI quarterly reports that track the shipment and production of US glass beverage containers and food jars by customer end market.

  • Access to various other glass container industry data reports including customer end markets, glass container imports and package mix data for beer.

  • Member-only communication including a monthly newsletter, SmartBrief, and any sector or project specific engagement among committees. 

  • Opportunity to include a news item for inclusion in GPI's weekly SmartBrief. GPI will work with your company to include company specific-news piece for distribution out to our 2,000 subscribers. 

  • Unlimited employee access Members-Only content under Member Company Membership. 

  • Member-Only content includes an expansive list of industry presentations, data sets, testimony and marketing analysis. 

  • Quarterly Informational Webinars: GPI holds a virtual All-Member Meeting twice a year on a range of association activity and insights. This meeting is joined by glass container manufacturing members.

  • Supplier Presentations: New supplier members are given an opportunity to make a short presentation about their company and product at an in-person meeting if they desire, or during one of the two quarterly member virtual meetings.

  • Put your product in context of a supply chain challenge. We also look to incorporate supplier member products into GPI white papers, and/or “best practices” features on our website that relate to the part of the value chain the product fits. 

Membership Dues

Annual Supplier Member dues for the association are $10,000. To discuss a first-year entry rate for new members, contact Scott DeFife at


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