French term for "small banner") for an official closure symbol in the form of a seal or a seal. The bottles of alcoholic beverages are also provided with a band. They are used in the form of a paper strip attached to the bottle neck and passed over the closure wine scandal (Adulteration with diethylene glycol) introduced.
The paper strip was destroyed when a bottle was opened to prevent misuse, such as refilling with a lesser amount of wine. They were used for quantity control, since they were used with the nominal volume, the company number of the bottler and a consecutive number and were for quality wines and Prädikatsweine compulsory.