Become A GPI Member

GPI's Board of Trustees recently approved changes to our membership categories, benefits and costs for 2020.

The association has two classes of members: Glass Container Manufacturers and Supplier Member Companies.

All members receive a broad range of benefits when they join the association. GPI member companies bring an array of consumer product packaging to the marketplace, including food, beer, soft drinks, wine, liquor, and cosmetics.


Be a part of change

Being a member of GPI ensures that you will be a part of the evolution of our industry and the future of glass.

Have a national voice

As a GPI member; your company is part of the association's vigorous government relations efforts to promote the interest of glass packaging.

Promote your image

GPI excels in promoting member companies within national glass stories. Our marketing programs help promote the benefits of glass containers.

Stay in the loop

GPI excels in promoting member companies within national glass stories. Our marketing programs help promote the benefits of glass containers.


Glass Container Manufacturer

For North American Glass Manufacturing Company dues rates and benefits, or to become a Glass Container Manufacturer, please contact GPI President Scott DeFife at sdefife@gpi.org or 703-684-6359.


Supplier Member Companies

Supplier members represent a broad range of the glass container supply chain, including businesses that provide glass making machinery, raw materials, inspection equipment, recyclable materials, labeling, refractories, construction and engineering services, shipping cartons, maintenance services, gas/electric energy, rail and truck transportation and advertising used in the manufacture or sale of glass containers.

GPI offers four categories for supplier members:

  • Crystal - eligible at any company size
  • Emerald - eligible at any company size
  • Flint - eligible at any company size, includes North American container/self-distribution companies
  • Amber - eligible for companies with < 150 North American employees only (e.g., upstream and downstream supply chain companies)

To apply for Supplier Member Company membership, please contact GPI President Scott DeFife at sdefife@gpi.org or 703-684-6359.

For pricing and to learn about the different supplier categories and associated member benefits, please view our 2020 Supplier Benefits & Dues chart.


Is your company a member?

If your company is a current GPI member, create an account below to access your profile and enjoy member benefits on the site!

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