NOTICIAS

2018-11-08

2018-11-08

Vinitech Sifel 2018

MASILVA will be exhibiting at Vinitech Sifel 2018 edition, in Bordeaux, on Hall 1C2301, from november 20th to 22th.

2018-11-08

2018-11-08

AUSTRO AGRAR 2018

MASILVA will be exhibiting at AUSTRO AGRAR 2018 edition, in Tulln, from november 21th to 24th.

2018-10-17

2018-10-17

Silktop®

Silktop® technical stoppers comprises a natural cork face for both the wine and for the consumer while its properties are similar to those of natural cork.

2018-10-15

2018-10-15

Natural cork stoppers

MASilva produces and delivers the best natural cork stoppers available on the world market, creating the perfect cork stopper-wine.

2018-10-13

2018-10-13

Production process

With an unique position in the cork industry, MASilva guarantees total traceability of the production process from the tree to the final product.

2018-10-10

2018-10-10

Onebyone process

The Onebyone control process is one of MASilva's innovations.

2018-10-09

2018-10-09

Did you know...

Did you know that the districts in the Alentejo and the Algarve provide a near-perfect combination of climate and soil, with more cork-oak trees growing in this region than in any other region on the planet, producing over 50 % of the world's cork.

2018-10-04

2018-10-04

Tree health and quality

MASilva works closely with contracted forest owners to monitor tree health and quality by testing samples before stripping.

2018-10-03

2018-10-03

Evacork®

Evacork is a colmated natural cork stopper that meets the winemaker's challenge of maintaining the attractiveness of the wine with a natural cork stopper and of being very competitive in price.

2018-10-01

2018-10-01

Our mission

Our mission is to produce reliable products for sealing high-quality, demanding alcoholic beverages, aimed at economic and social results pursued as an organization.

2018-08-31

2018-08-31

SARA® system

With our SARA® system each cork granule is treated with steam, to make TCA and other phenols volatile.

2018-08-29

2018-08-29

Cork’s unique characteristics

Cork’s unique characteristics are increasingly valued in the world, thanks to the world growing sense of giving preference to the use of products that guarantee sustainable environmental development.

2018-08-24

2018-08-24

Maszone® system

Did you know that the Maszone® system eliminates microorganisms and their spores 3000 times faster than chlorine?

2018-08-22

2018-08-22

MASilva

MASilva produces and delivers natural cork stoppers creating the perfect link between the cork closure and wine.

2018-08-20

2018-08-20

Cork oak trees

Did you know that cork oak trees need written authorization from the government authorities for being cutted down, even when they are dead or sick?

2018-08-17

2018-08-17

Technology to guarantee individual cork analysis.

2016: The year MASilva Portugal launched the Onebyone technology to guarantee individual cork analysis.

2018-08-15

2018-08-15

MASilva - strategy and philosophy

The strategy and philosophy of MASilva is to ensure quality and full traceability from the forest until the final product.

2018-08-13

2018-08-13

Dynavox® system

The Dynavox® system allows for constant TCA removal by degasification during the boiling cycle.

2018-08-10

2018-08-10

Cork oak trees economy

The economy of cork oak trees generates several jobs: 12 to 14 thousand direct factory jobs; 6500 jobs in forest extraction and thousands of indirect jobs.

2018-08-08

2018-08-08

45 years of cork experience

MASilva: 45 years of cork experience.

2018-08-03

2018-08-03

One by One

One by One – cork stoppers made for premium wines.

2018-08-01

2018-08-01

Auto-regeneration process

Cork production does not destroy trees. After stripping, the cork oak tree starts it’s auto-regeneration process, unique in forest species!

2018-07-27

2018-07-27

MASILVA Values

Culture, Quality, Ambition, Confidence, Dedication and Innovation. Those are the values that lead MASILVA.

2018-07-25

2018-07-25

Onebyone

Onebyone - Honoring each wine as a masterpiece.

2018-07-23

2018-07-23

9 Years

Did you know that this is the minimum frequency to harvest each cork oak tree?

2018-07-20

2018-07-20

7/10 Wine Bottles

According to APCOR (2017), 7 in 10 wine bottles in the world uses cork stoppers!

2018-06-30

2018-06-30

Rumo aos quartos de final!

Rumo aos quartos de final!

2018-05-25

2018-05-25

SARA High Volumes of Production

SARA’s automatic process and its continuous feed of granules allows for high production volumes, meeting the needs of our customers.

2018-05-22

2018-05-22

Onebyone

Did you know that Onebyone is the result of 3 years of R&D with some of the best Universities in Europe?

2018-05-16

2018-05-16

Cork Oak Tree Forest in Portugal

34% of the world’s cork oak tree forest is in Portugal.

2018-05-11

2018-05-11

Cork Stoppers

Cork Stoppers: An environmentally friendly product.

2018-05-09

2018-05-09

Dynavox® System

Did you know that by giving cork an optimum moisture content, our Dynavox® system allows the cork to be worked on immediately?

2018-05-04

2018-05-04

MASilva in Iconic Packaging Revolution

Today MASilva sets presence at the Iconic Packaging Revolution, in Spoltore, Pescara, Italy!

2018-04-02

2018-04-02

Maszone® System

Did you know that Maszone® System improves the cork’s appearance?

2018-03-30

2018-03-30

Happy Easter

Happy Easter!

2018-03-28

2018-03-28

Assobiador

At the age of 234, the Whistler owes the name to the sound from countless birds that lay on its branches. Situated in Águas de Moura, this cork oak tree has already been stripped more than 20 times, being classified as “Tree of Public Interest” since 1988 and registered in the Guinness Book of Records as “the largest cork oak tree in the world”.

2018-03-26

2018-03-26

MASilva

Our Worldwide presence.

2018-03-23

2018-03-23

10 x less CO2

Did you know that a cork cork emits 10 times less co2 than a plastic seal?

2018-03-21

2018-03-21

Sobreiro

Today we celebrate the International Tree Day!

2018-03-15

2018-03-15

Biodiversity

The montado is one of the 35 world biodiversity hotspots.

2018-02-14

2018-02-14

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

2018-02-13

2018-02-13

It’s Carnaval Time!

It’s Carnaval Time!

2018-02-06

2018-02-06

100% TCA FREE

Over the last 45 years MASilva has established itself as an industry technology leader and its proprietary cork cleaning processes are recognized worldwide. With the implementation of this new state-of-the-art testing technology we once again demonstrate our determination to be the leading manufacturer of the finest premium cork.

2018-01-26

2018-01-26

600 M Cork Stoppers

Did you know that in 2017 MASILVA has produced around 600 millions cork stoppers?

2018-01-19

2018-01-19

MASILVA presente en UNIFIED SYMPOSIUM 2018 | HALLS A-E - STAND 1634

MASILVA marcará su presencia como expositor en UNIFIED SYMPOSIUM 2017 en Sacramento, del 23 al 25 de Enero.

2018-01-05

2018-01-05

Youtube

MASilva is already on Youtube!

2018-01-04

2018-01-04

45 YEARS

Did you know that a cork oak tree needs about 45 years to produce the cork amadia, which properties are the most adequate to produce the best natural cork stoppers?

2018-01-03

2018-01-03

736 M Hectares

Did you know that Portugal has the largest surface of cork oak forest in the World with 736 000 hectares, corresponding to 34% of cork oak trees world’s surface?

2017-11-30

2017-11-30

2011

Did you know that in 2011, the Portuguese Parliament declared the cork oak tree as the National Tree of Portugal?

2017-11-24

2017-11-24

25K

Did you know that in 2016 MASILVA performed more than 25,000 TCA analysis by GC/MS?

2017-11-20

2017-11-20

SITEVI 2017

MASILVA will be present at Sitevi 2017 edition, in Montpellier, from 28th to 30th November.
Stand A2B001

2017-10-30

2017-10-30

HAPPY HALLOWEEN

MASILVA WISHES YOU HAPPY HALLOWEEN

2017-10-17

2017-10-17

VITEFF

MASILVA exhibits at VITEFF 2017 | Hall Champagne - Stand B38
MASilva is present at VITEFF 2017 edition in Épernay, from 17th to 20th October.

2017-10-12

2017-10-12

3000X

Did you know that with our Dynavox® system all the raw material is subjected to intense steam and pressure in order to remove undesired compounds from the deep interior of the cork matrix?

2017-09-21

2017-09-21

105ºC

Did you know that with our Dynavox® system all the raw material is subjected to intense steam and pressure in order to remove undesired compounds from the deep interior of the cork matrix?

2017-09-29

2017-09-29

FSC

Because we want more Fridays for future generations.

2017-09-14

2017-09-14

84%

Did you know that about 84% of Portuguese cork oak trees are located in the Alentejo?

2017-08-24

2017-08-24

95%

According to the study carried out by the Iniciativa Cork, in Spain, 95% of the respondents prefer cork stoppers for sealing bottles of wine and champagne.

2017-08-17

2017-08-17

49%

Did you know that Portugal has 49% of the world’s cork production?

2017-08-10

2017-08-10

97%

According to a study carried out by APCOR and the Cork Quality Council in the North American market, 97% of the respondents say that natural cork is a representative element of wine quality and the best choice for sealing bottles of wine and champagne.

2017-07-20

2017-07-20

MASILVA2 INAUGURATION

On July 20th MASilva has inaugurated its new unit dedicated to the production of sparkling wine and technical cork stoppers. They are more than 6 thousand sqm exclusively dedicated to correspond more effectively to the market and customers demands in terms of quality and efficiency, and to create more competitiveness and performance using cutting-edge technology on manufacturing and cork-grading processes.

2017-07-13

2017-07-13

40M

Did you know that in each cubic centimeter of cork there are more than 40 millions cells?

2017-07-06

2017-07-06

OneByOne

Did you know that OneByOne is a fully automated process based on cutting edge gas phase spectroscopy?

2017-06-23

2017-06-23

7 Countries

Did you know that MASilva has production facilities in 7 countries?

2017-06-15

2017-06-15

67 000 stoppers

Did you know that one ton of cork planks can produce around 67,000 corks stoppers?

2017-06-08

2017-06-08

70 000 m2

Did you know that our raw material center has more than 70 thousand square meters?

2017-04-26

2017-04-26

Best Suppliers

The quality of our products is one of the things we’re more proud of. Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine and Trade Monthly Magazine distinguished us with the following awards: 2017 Best Cork Supplier award by Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine; 2017 Best Cork & Bottle Supplier award by Trade Monthly Magazine; 2017 Excellence Award for Sustainable Manufacturing by Trade Monthly Magazine.

2017-03-07

2017-03-07

Santa Giulia Testimony

"We have decided to use OnebyOne corks after a carefully evaluation because this is the answer to a challenge that affects all wine producers. There’s all this attention and so much work in vineyards and winemaking and in the end we bottle a wine like Brunello di Montalcino which could be put in risk because of the cork.»
Gianluca Terzuoli - Santa Giulia"

2017-02-14

2017-02-14

One by One honored with the Enomaq 2017 award

One by One honored with the Enomaq 2017 award

2017-01-18

2017-01-18

MASilva presente en ENOMAQ 2017 | PABELLÓN 3 STAND E 5 – 9.

MASilva estará presente en la próxima edición de ENOMAQ 2017, en Zaragoza, del 14 al 17 de febrero.

2017-01-17

2017-01-17

MASilva en UNIFIED SYMPOSIUM 2017 | STAND – MASilva USA|1635.

MASilva estará presente en UNIFIED SYMPOSIUM 2017 en Sacramento, del 24 al 26 de enero.

2016-12-22

2016-12-22

MASilva distinguida con el premio Best Cork & Glass Supplier 2016

M. A. Silva USA distinguida con el premio Best Cork & Glass supplier de Wine Industry Award.

2016-12-21

2016-12-21

Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo

Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo

2016-12-16

2016-12-16

Chateau Marojallia Testimony

"I chose OnebyOne process from MASilva to guarantee my customers an optimal conservation of the wine over time "without any taste of cork".
Philippe Porcheron - Château Marojallia Margaux Owne

2016-12-01

2016-12-01

One by one awarded the 2016 Prize Awarded Technology

One by one awarded the 2016 Prize Awarded Technology.

2016-10-18

2016-10-18

MASilva exhibits at INTERVITIS INTERFRUCTA HORTITECHNICA 2016

MASilva will be exhibiting at INTERVITIS INTERFRUCTA HORTITECHNICA 2016, from the 27th to the 30th of November.

2016-10-17

2016-10-17

MASilva exhibits at VINITECH/SIFEL 2016

MASilva will be exhibiting at VINITECH/SIFEL 2016, from the 29th of November to the 1st of December.

2016-05-20

2016-05-20

True cork lasts forever

True cork lasts forever

2016-05-02

2016-05-02

Centro de Materia Prima

Centro de Materia Prima

2016-04-14

2016-04-14

MASilva presente en LONDON WINE FAIR 2016 | STAND – J20.

MASilva estará presente como expositor en LONDON WINE FAIR 2016, en Londres, del 3 al 5 de mayo.

2016-01-10

2016-01-10

MASilva distinguida con el premio Best Wine Industry Suppliers 2016

MASilva ha sido distinguida por tercera vez con el premio BEST BOTTLE SUPPLIER | BEST CORK SUPPLIER de Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine. Enhorabuena a MASilva USA y a todo su equipo.

2015

2015

Best Wine Industry Suppliers 2015

MASilva awarded the Best Wine Industry Suppliers 2015.

2015

2015

2015 IQNET AWARD OF DISTINCTION

MASilva recognized with the 2015 prize IQNET AWARD OF DISTINCTION

2014-10-20

2014-10-20

MASilva exhibits at VINITECH/SIFEL 2016

MASilva will be exhibiting at VINITECH/SIFEL 2016, from the 29th of November to the 1st of December.

2014

2014

Mr. Manuel Alves da Silva declared as Confrade dos Vinhos da Rioja

MASilva is pleased to announce that last May, its Founder and President Mr. Manuel Alves da Silva received the declaration of Confrade dos Vinhos de Rioja in a ceremony that took place in the new facilities of MASilva & Garzón in Logroño, Spain.

2013

2013

2013 New facilities MASilva & Garzón in Spain

In 2011 MASilva & Garzón España, SL is constituted to meet the requirements of the Spanish market with the best quality customer service. MASILVA & GARZÓN is pleased to announce the opening of new facilities with an area of around 2,000 m², located near Logroño in the Polígono de Carrascal (parcel number 14, 01308). Lanciego - Alava).