Ball Says: “Consumers staying home over the last months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, has resulted in shifts in demand for food storage containers like Ball® branded glass jars and lids. Ball and the entire canning industry have experienced an unprecedented demand. The demand has resulted in supply constraints, extended lead times, and recently limited product availability at stores and online. ”
Unfortunately, Ball seems to be favouring the big corporates in the USA as such they will give no indication when they will be supplying internationally again.
We recommend you look at the French and German-made Le Parfait, Weck, and Rex (rather than the low-quality, lead-based Chinese jars.) These alternatives have been manufactured in Europe for over 100 years and are more than twice the thickness of the Ball brand.
Le Parfait Super jars are perfect for all styles of preserving, including storage of dry goods, as well as water bath canning and pressure canning.
The jars are made of high quality tempered glass and come with a sturdy rubber seal. The 1,000ml super jars take a 85mm seal.
The wire bail ..
Le Parfait Familia Wiss jars are a mason style jar.
The jars are heavy duty tempered glass suitable for pressure canners and water baths.
Like Ball mason jars, Familia Wiss jars have a 2 piece lid assembly.
The flat lid incorporating the seal is called the sealing cap. Note that ..
The Familia Wiss full lid ensures a tight seal the first time for a long-term shelf life. Once heat treated, the full lid should be removed and stored for later use and short-term storage in the refrigerator once the seal has been broken.
100mm screw lids fit 350ml, 500ml, 750ml and 1000ml (stand..
The sealing caps of the Le Parfait Familia Wiss range are essential for the perfect preservation of your tasty homemade dishes.
The 100ml disc features a pop top which locks onto the indent on the screw lid, allowing the lid to remain properly centred during processing.
100mm lids fit 350ml, 500..
Genuine le Parfait replacement rubber seal x 1
The 100mm seal fits the 500ml,750ml and 1,000ml terrine jars and le Parfait Super 3,000ml (3l) jars.
80mm inner diameter, 110mm outer diameter.
If you are using these seals for jars other than Le Parfait, we make no representations about thei..
Just in time for spring-cleaning and pantry reorganisation, Weck has released a new range of super mini jars.
Super cute and super useful for a range of uses, particularly for storing herbs and spices.
The jars come standard with a glass lid, rubber seal and 2 clamps per jar so here come Chris..
140ml Weck Tapered Mini Jar - 761- Case of 12
Weck reusable Glass Jars are of the highest quality and contain NO BPA! (Bisphenol A).
Cases of jars come complete with glass lid, natural rubber seal and 2 stainless steel clips. (Note that jars may be supplied with Rex lids rather than Weck bran..
12 x 165ml Weck Tapered Jar - 976 - includes glass lids, seals and clamps
(Note that jars may be supplied with Rex lids rather than Weck branded ones. Rex brand is made in the Weck factory but does not have the strawberry logo on it)
165ml Weck Preserving Mold Jar. Takes Medium li..
220ml Weck Preserving Deco Jar. Takes Small lid and seal.
Cases of jars come complete with glass lid, natural rubber seal and 2 stainless steel clips.
(Note that jars may be supplied with Rex lids rather than Weck branded ones. Rex brand is made in the Weck factory but does not have the str..
12 x 220ml Weck Mini Tulip Jar - 762 - includes glass lids, seals and clamps
Weck Mini Tulip 220ml Jar. Takes Small seal.
Cases of jars come standard with lids, clips and seals.
(Note that jars may be supplied with Rex lids rather than Weck branded ones. Rex brand is made in the Weck fac..
12 x 35ml Weck Mini Tapered Jars - 756 - includes glass lids, seals and clamps
These super cute jars are the perfect size for jams, baby food, and small samples or individual size servings of mustard or sauce. They also can be used to store herbs and spices.
They come in a box of 12 with 40 m..
Just in time for spring-cleaning and pantry reorganisation, Weck has released a new range of super mini jars.Super cute and super useful for a range of uses, particularly for storing herbs and spices.The jars come standard with a glass lid, rubber seal and 2 clamps per jar so here come Christmas ham..