During Vinifest 2010, Unipak displayed corrugated wine packaging and sponsored the world’s largest wine glass.
Lebanese corrugated packaging manufacturer, Unipak, sponsored the main attraction of the fun-filled four day event. Vinifest 2010 took place from 27-30 October 2010 at the Beirut Hippodrome (Hippodrome du Parc de Beyrouth) in Beirut, Lebanon.
At the third edition of the annual wine festival, the Guinness World Records' representative judge from London, Elizabeth Smith, certified that Lebanon's wine glass officially broke the previous record of 12 years.
The prior holder of the title for 'World's Largest Wine Glass' was Portugal in 1998 with a wine glass measuring 1.51 m in height and 1.46 m in width.
Guinness World Records measured the wine glass as
2.40 m in height and 1.65 m in width
(L-R): Amal Musallam, INDEVCO Executive Director;
Neemat Frem, INDEVCO President & CEO & Association of Lebanese Industrialists (ALI) President;
Robert Abi Gibrael, Unipak Export Sales Manager;
Michel Choubayaa, Unipak Sales Representative
The unveiling of the wine glass
The glass can hold over one hundred bottles of wine
Unipak exhibited wine and alcholic beverage packaging booth 'Batroun 4'
Unipak's busy booth