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About Our Company

Classic Closures is a family owned company based in Cape Town, South Africa.

For almost half a century, we have provided high quality plastic engineering solutions to major sectors within the manufacturing industry, including liquor, medical, technical and irrigation sectors.

Classic Closures prides itself in developing close partnerships with its customers, providing tailor-made plastic moulding solutions for almost any application.

We have proven experience in tooling and product design, utilising our technical knowledge of injection moulding, tool making and processing thermoplastic materials.

This is supported by our design facility which offers both 2D and 3D CAD capabilities. By utilising state of the art, micro processor controlled, injection moulding equipment, backed up by highly skilled engineering support,

Classic Closures supplies and maintains the highest quality production standards as demanded by today's highly competitive market.

Classic Closures supplies diverse markets across the World, whilst maintaining close links with local businesses, from small manufacturing establishments to global blue chip companies.


Almost half a century of tool-making and injection moulding, an exclusive blend of Austrian and South African values and the uncompromising quest for quality are the heritage of Classic Closures.

The foundation laid by Ernst Gassner, master tool-maker and manufacturer of quality polymer products since 1943 is the corner stone of Classic Closures.

The philosophy of regarding clients as partners has created an unprecedented level of co-operation. This has resulted in products that uniquely meet the demands of industry and culminating in the manufacture of synthetic closures for wine producers all over the world.

From Father to Son

The essence of the father has become the entrepreneurial spirit of the son. Educated and trained in Austria and South Africa, Martin leads Classic Closures into a new era, with a firm goal on delivering innovative product development to exacting and world-class standards.

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