O-I is building the first facility purposely-built for O-I’s revolutionary MAGMA Technology in Bowling Green, KY.


O-I Glass is building a new greenfield glass plant in Bowling Green, KY. In line with strong consumer trends toward healthy, recyclable and sustainable food and beverage packaging, we are adding capacity to support our customers with brand-building premium glass containers. We will invest up to $240 million in multiple expansions of this facility, and create about 140 new jobs in the region. This facility will be powered by O-I’s revolutionary MAGMA technology, that redefines glass production and will enable us to support multiple product categories and expand in today’s highly differentiated product segments.

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About O-I

At O-I Glass, Inc. (NYSE: OI), we love glass and we’re proud to be one of the leading producers of glass bottles and jars around the globe. Glass is not only beautiful, it’s also pure and completely recyclable, making it the most sustainable rigid packaging material. Headquartered in Perrysburg, Ohio (USA), O-I is the preferred partner for many of the world’s leading food and beverage brands. We innovate in line with customers’ needs to create iconic packaging that builds brands around the world. Led by our diverse team of more than 24,000 people across 69 plants in 19 countries, O-I achieved net sales of $6.9 billion in 2022.

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Media Contacts

Key Contact

Jim Woods
O-I Corporate Communications

Notable Staff Present

Andres Lopez, CEO
Randy Burns, Chief Sustainability and Corporate Affairs Officer
Scott Lachmiller, Business Leader Bowling Green

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