Between February and March 2022, American wine producer Signal 7 launched Frugal bottles in the U.S. and Canada, the world’s first and only commercially available paper wine bottle from Frugalpac based in the United Kingdom.
Signal 7 has become the first wine producer to release 100% of its wine in paper bottles with this launch.
Signal 7 wines packaged in the Frugal Bottle
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- Social Red, a 2020 Argentinian red wine from Mendoza
- 2020 Chilean Sauvignon Blanc
- 2020 French Rosé
- Stash – a 2019 Syrah-based Chilean blend crafted by Wine Enthusiast’s 2020 New World Winery of the Year nominee, Pilar Miranda.
Glass bottles account for 50% of the carbon footprint of wine bottles.
Lighter than traditional glass bottles, Frugal Bottles use 94% recycled paperboard, cutting the carbon footprint by 84% and reducing transportation costs.
Frugalpac is a sustainable packaging company with a global mission to decarbonize the food and drinks industry by creating and supplying recycled paper-based products.
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