United by one passion

Market leader in the production of aluminum and “non-refillable”closures

Guala Closures, founded in 1954, is today the world’s leading manufacturer of spirits and wine closures. It operates in 5 continents with 27 production sites and has a commercial presence in over 100 countries; about 90% of the group’s turnover is generated outside of Italy. Since taking control of the company in 1998, Marco Giovannini and his team have been able to transform a standard commodity into a high valued added product, growing the turnover from around €70 million to €535 million in 2017 (up 7% vs 2016), with EBITDA margin constantly above 20% in the last ten years (in 2017 the adjusted EBITDA amounted to Euro 111 million).

Thanks to a policy of continuous commercial development and technological innovation, Guala Closures is a globally recognized standard, in a context of highly differentiated and constantly growing markets. Worldwide leader in the “safety” (anti-counterfeiting) closures sector for spirits and in the production of aluminum closures for wine and spirits, with a wide range of patents and utility models (over 140) and the continuous innovation of products, processes, technologies and materials. The group is present throughout all mature markets and is constantly expanding on new emerging markets.

Guala Closures is listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange with an initial capitalization of approximately Euro 650 million, making it one of the largest manufacturing companies on the STAR by capitalization and free float size.

Always one step ahead of its customers’ requirements, providing technological knowhow and reliability.

Press Releases

2018

Dec 13, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES GAINS GROUND IN THE SPIRITS SECTOR FOLLOWING THE ACQUISITION OF UNITED CLOSURES AND PLASTICS (UCP)
Dec 04, 2018
NO OPENING OF THE THIRD WARRANT S EXERCISE PERIOD
Nov 28, 2018
Comunicazione Internal Dealing - Marco Giovannini
Nov 23, 2018
Comunicazione Internal Dealing - Holding famiglia Bove
Nov 23, 2018
Comunicazione Internal Dealing - Marco Giovannini
Nov 20, 2018
Comunicazione Internal Dealing - Marco Giovannini
Nov 20, 2018
Comunicazione Internal Dealing - Paolo Ferrari
Nov 15, 2018
Notice of intention to purchase shares by Dott. Paolo Maria Edilio Ferrari
Nov 15, 2018
Notice of intention to purchase shares by Dott. Anibal Diaz Diaz
Nov 15, 2018
Notice of intention to purchase shares by Dott. Francesco Bove
Nov 15, 2018
Notice of intention to purchase shares by Cav. Lav. Ing. Marco Giovannini
Nov 14, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES 9M 2018
Nov 02, 2018
NO OPENING OF THE SECOND WARRANT S EXERCISE PERIOD
Oct 17, 2018
TERMINATION OF THE SHAREHOLDERS AGREEMENT
Oct 16, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES S.P.A. ANNOUNCES THE VERIFICATION OF INDEPENDENCE REQUIREMENTS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF STATUTORY AUDITORS
Oct 11, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES S.P.A. ANNOUNCES THE LISTING AND ADMISSION TO TRADING OF THE NOTES DUE 2024 AND THE GRANT OF GUARANTEES AND SECURITY
Oct 03, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES S.P.A. ANNOUNCES THE COMPLETION OF THE ISSUANCE OF THE FLOATING RATE SENIOR SECURED NOTES DUE 2024
Oct 02, 2018
NO OPENING OF THE FIRST WARRANT S EXERCISE PERIOD
Sep 26, 2018
GUALA CLOSURES S.P.A. ANNOUNCES THE PRICING OF ITS OFFERING OF 455 MILLION FLOATING RATE SENIOR SECURED NOTES DUE 2024
Sep 25, 2018
Ratings from Moody's and Standard and Poor's
Sep 24, 2018
Guala Closures S.p.A. announces launch of its offering of floating rate senior secured notes due 2024
Sep 24, 2018
Pro forma condensed consolidated financial information prepared in connection with the offering of floating rate senior secured notes due 2024 by Guala Closures S.p.A.
Sep 20, 2018
Appointed the Vice-President of the Board of Directors of Guala Closures S.p.A.
Sep 12, 2018
Notice of deposit of the interim financial report as at 30 june 2018
Sep 11, 2018
The Board of Directors of Guala Closures S.p.A. has approved the Half-Yearly Financial Report of Space4 S.p.A. at 30 June 2018
Sep 11, 2018
Board of Directors 11th September 2018: Approved Half Year Financial Report - Appointed Chief Executive Officer - Change in corporate events calendar
Sep 10, 2018
The Shareholders' Meeting appoints the Board of Statutory Auditors and approves the numerical reporting of transactions on shares following the relevant transaction
Aug 20, 2018
List of candidates for the appointment of the Board of Statutory Auditors
Aug 17, 2018
Extension of the deadline for the submission of the lists of candidates for the appointment of the Board of Statutory Auditors
Aug 14, 2018
Publication of list of nominee for the office of Statutory Auditors of Guala Closures Group S.p.A. by the shareholder GCL Holdings SCA
Aug 08, 2018
Internal Dealing
Aug 06, 2018
Change in Share Capital of Guala Closures S.p.A.
Aug 06, 2018
First Resolution of the Board of Directors of Guala Closures S.p.A. post Merger
Aug 02, 2018
Rilascio da parte di CONSOB del provvedimento di approvazione del Prospetto per la quotazione
Aug 01, 2018
Space4_Guala Closures - Perfezionata l'iscrizione dell'Atto di fusione
Aug 01, 2018
Update Notice to Noteholders (Redemption condition has been met)
Jul 31, 2018
Closing of business combination
Jul 30, 2018
Ammissione a quotazione di Borsa Italiana e aumento di capitale Managers
Jul 30, 2018
Update Notice to Noteholders (Redemption)
Jul 20, 2018
Approval of the waiver amendment
Jul 20, 2018
Notice of conditional redemption
Jul 13, 2018
Extension of the Expiration Deadline
Jul 02, 2018
Notice of call - new dates of the noteholders' meeting
Jul 02, 2018
Consent solicitation process - dates of the noteholders' meeting
Jun 28, 2018
Press Release RE Consent Solicitation
Jun 28, 2018
Notice of Call
Jun 28, 2018
Consent Solicitation Memorandum
May 25, 2018
Conference call for the period ended March 31, 2018 - presentation
May 25, 2018
1Q 2018 results press release
May 23, 2018
1q 2018 results release
Apr 20, 2018
Conference call on FY 2017 results - presentation
Apr 20, 2018
2017 Annual results press release
Apr 19, 2018
2017 Annual results release
Apr 16, 2018
Space4 announces the business combination for the listing of Guala Closures S.p.A.

2017

Nov 28, 2017
9M 2017 press release
Nov 28, 2017
9M 2017 results release
Nov 28, 2017
Conference call on 9M 2017 results - presentation
Oct 18, 2017
Acquisition of the screw cap activity of ICSA
Sep 12, 2017
1H 2017 results release
Sep 12, 2017
Conference call on 1H 2017 results - presentation
Jul 07, 2017
Acquisition of the activity of LIMAT S.A. de C.V.
Jul 07, 2017
GUALA CLOSURES acquires the indian company AXIOM PROPACK
May 29, 2017
1Q 2017 results release
May 29, 2017
Conference call on 1Q 2017 results - presentation
May 19, 2017
Press release
Apr 27, 2017
Conference call on FY 2016 results - presentation

2016

Dec 16, 2016
GCG annuncia l'acquisizione del 70% di Capmetal
Nov 28, 2016
Conference call on 9M 2016 results - presentation
Nov 28, 2016
9M 2016 press release
Nov 28, 2016
9M 2016 results release
Nov 04, 2016
Guala Closures S.p.A. announces pricing of offering of € 510 ml floating rate senior secured notes due 2021
Nov 02, 2016
Guala Closures S.p.A. announces launch of floating rate senior secured notes due 2021
Sep 14, 2016
1H 2016 results release
Sep 14, 2016
Conference call on 1H 2016 results - presentation
May 26, 2016
1Q 2016 results release
May 26, 2016
Conference call on 1Q 2016 results - presentation
Apr 29, 2016
Conference call on FY 2015 results - presentation

2015

Nov 27, 2015
3Q 2015 results release
Nov 27, 2015
Conference call on 3Q 2015 results - presentation
Sep 11, 2015
1H 2015 results release
Sep 11, 2015
Conference call on 1H 2015 results - presentation
May 29, 2015
1Q 2015 results release
May 29, 2015
Conference call on 1Q 2015 results - presentation
Apr 30, 2015
Conference call on FY 2014 result - presentation
Apr 30, 2015
2014 Annual results release

2014

Nov 27, 2014
Conference call on 3Q 2014 results - presentation
Nov 27, 2014
3Q 2014 results release
Sep 15, 2014
Conference call on 1H 2014 result - presentation
Sep 15, 2014
Conference call on 1H 2014 results release
May 29, 2014
Conference call on 1Q 2014 results - meeting information
May 29, 2014
Conference call on 1Q 2014 results presentation
May 29, 2014
Conference call on 1Q 2014 results release
Apr 30, 2014
2013 Annual results release
Apr 30, 2014
Conference Call on FY 2013 results - meeting information
Apr 30, 2014
Conference call on FY 2013 result - presentation

2013

Nov 28, 2013
3Q 2013 result release
Nov 28, 2013
Conference call on 3Q 2013 results - meeting information
Nov 28, 2013
Conference call on 3Q 2013 results - presentation
Sep 13, 2013
1H 2013 results release
Sep 13, 2013
Conference call on 1H 2013 results - meeting information
Sep 13, 2013
Conference call on 1H 2013 results - presentation
May 28, 2013
Conference call on 1Q 2013 results - meeting information
May 28, 2013
Conference call on 1Q 2013 results - presentation
May 28, 2013
1Q 2013 results release
Apr 29, 2013
Conference Call on 2012 Annual results

2012

Nov 13, 2012
Completion of the Offering of Floating Rate Senior Secured Notes due 2019
Nov 06, 2012
Launch of Offering of Floating Rate Senior Secured Notes due 2019
Nov 06, 2012
GCL Holdings S.C.A. Announces Preliminary Financial Results for Q3, 2012
Nov 06, 2012
Conference Call on Q3 2012 results
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Governance

Shareholders' meeting
Board of Directors
Board of Statutory Auditors
Independent Auditors
Organisation & Management Model
Code of ethics

Board of Directors

Chairman and CEO
Marco Giovannini
Director
Anibal Diaz Diaz
Director
Francesco Bove
Director
Filippo Giovannini
Vice-President
Edoardo Carlo Maria Subert
Independent Director
Luisa Maria Virginia Collina
Independent Director
Lucrezia Reichlin
Independent Director
Francesco Caio
Director
Nicola Colavito

Board of Statutory Auditors

Chairman and Statutory Auditor
BENEDETTA NAVARRA
Statutory Auditor
PIERGIORGIO VALENTE
Statutory Auditor
FRANCO ALDO ABBATE
Alternate Auditor
UGO MARCO LUCA MARIA POLLICE
Alternate Auditor
DANIELA DELFRATE

Independent Auditors

KPMG S.p.A.
via Vittor Pisani, 25
20124 Milano

Organisation & Management Model

Organisation & Management model pursuant to Legislative Decree of 8th June 2001 n.231 and subsequent amendments and additions.

Approved by resolution of the Board of Directors on 21st November 2005 and subsequent updates.
(Last update approved by the Board of Directors on January 31, 2018)

Documents

By-laws
Regulations
Policies and procedures
Financial Statements

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

Stock Performance

Contacts

Guala Closures S.p.A. 
Via Rana 10/12 – Z.I. D6 
15122 Fraz. Spinetta M.go (AL)
cbanfi@gualaclosures.com