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Acumence by Flexware is software specifically designed for high-speed processes that help manufacturers achieve operational excellence by detecting, analyzing, and eliminating production losses. Acumence allows users to identify and avoid losses in performance on machines such as bodymakers and decorators by providing actionable information through real-time and historical views.
Address: 12 Municipal Drive, Suite 200, Fishers, IN, USA, 46038
The Aluminum Association is the industry’s leading voice in Washington, DC. It provides global standards, industry statistics and expert knowledge to member companies and policy makers nationwide. Highly engaged in public policy and technical forums, the Association is committed to advancing aluminium as the sustainable metal of choice around the world.
Address: 1400 Crystal Drive, Suite 430 Arlington, VA, USA 22202
Antares Vision Group is a world leader in providing machine vision inspection systems for the rigid container industry. Propelled by a spirit of innovation spanning more than 25 years, the technology of Applied Vision Corporation powers Antares Vision Group’s ability to set standards for can manufacturers across the globe for beverage, food and aerosol cans.
Antares Vision Group offers unmatched capabilities of their Cyclops, Genius and Orion G6 platforms used for inspecting converted ends, inside can and mixed label and colorimetric decoration inspection, respectively. In addition, we now offer digitalisation of production information through serialisation, track & trace, and digital factory to complement our physical inspection capabilities.
Address: Antares Vision Group, 2020 Vision Lane, Akron, OH 44223
See the Antares Vision metal brochure here: Applied Vision Metal 03-09-23_web
B&B Machinery is a worldwide dealer of used can making equipment. Our facility in Stockton, California USA features an enormous indoor showroom stocked with a vast array of makes and models. Other services included Complete rebuilding facilities, Asset recovery programs, General plant support, Certified equipment appraisals.
Address: 1580 Report Ave, unit 3, Stockton CA, USA 95205
Borcan Limited is a commercial aluminium recycling company based in Padiham, Lancashire, UK. The company specialises in recycling used beverage cans (UBC’s), purchasing both clean and contaminated UBCs in volumes ranging from 1 to 500 tonnes.
Contaminated cans are fed through our recycling facility to extract other waste products such as steel cans and plastic to produce a clean product for us sell on for smelting to produce aluminium slab. The company has grown quickly, with an annual turnover of £5 million.
Address: 12 Park Road, Padiham, Burnley, UK BB12 8ED
Bunting is the premier source for printing, coating and converting cylinders used for metal containers, plastic containers and container lids, folding cartons, corrugated packaging, labels, and POS displays. Throughout the printing industry, there are thousands of Bunting magnetic and non-magnetic cylinders in use today, covering nearly every type of packaging.
Address: 500 South Spencer Road, Newton, KS, USA 67114
CannedWater4Kids is a charity is an organisation focused on bringing clean, safe water to children worldwide. Ensuring access to safe, clean water worldwide is critical.
Not only is it essential for successful agriculture, food and energy production, it’s a children’s issue because water is vital for healthy development and survival.
Address: PO Box 166 Sussex, WI 53089 USA
CarnaudMetalbox Engineering (CMbE) designs, develops and manufactures high-performance metal forming and finishing machinery for the production of beverage, food and aerosol cans. Furthermore, with our commitment to innovation and precision engineering, we continually strive to break the mould. With CMbE, can manufacturers are able to keep up with consumer demands; as well as capitalise on market opportunities, whilst ensuring production efficiency.
Address: Dockfield Road, Shipley, West Yorkshire, UK BD17 7AY
CKW (Engineering) Pro-Can is a Mechanical Engineering company based in Wigan, United Kingdom. Specialising in Can Handling Solutions from Conveyor Systems, Can Twists, Can Rinser Units and Canning Change Parts. The team are also experts in Machinery Maintenance, Bespoke Metal Fabrications & Global Mechanical Site Support 24/7.
Address: Unit 6, Rosebridge Court, Rosebridge Way, Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, UK WN1 3DP
The Consolidated Can Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (CCMC) has over a decade of experience in producing high quality beverage cans for some of the leading global beverage companies.
While CCMC was established in 2009, we moved into our current new facility in 2015. We proudly supply our customers who range from North America to Asia with over 2 billion cans annually.
Address: Street 56, Industrial City 2, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Greenbank Technology Ltd is a product of over 60 years’ experience and expertise in Thermal Process Technology. We are a market leader in the design, development and manufacture of “Two-Piece Can Making Equipment” with over 600 installations in 45 countries. The company specialises in Can line Washer and Oven Manufacture and Service.
Address: Unit 1, Greenbank Technology Park, Challenge Way, Blackburn, Lancashire, UK BB1 5QB
Established in 1996, Proline Engineering design, manufacture and install a full range of mechanical, air, vacuum and magnetic conveyors tailored to our customers’ requirements. Based in the UK, Proline provide high speed solutions to customers worldwide and are recognised for providing the best for quality, value and performance.
Address: 29 Shield Drive, Wardley Industrial Estate, Worsley, Manchester M28 2QB, UK
Everfortune Tin Box Co. Ltd was founded in 2005 with the aim of providing high quality and user-friendly tin boxes to our customers. We are a leading tin box manufacturing company in Southeast Asia, accredited for producing food-grade quality tin boxes using automatic applications.
Rather than just manufacturing tin boxes, we provide a packaging solution that conveys your brand values and makes your product stand ahead of the competition.
Address: Unit 709, 7/F, Houston Centre, 63 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong
As a Helvetia customer you can count not only on a timely delivery and an impeccable packaging for your product but also on competent advice and a comprehensive solution for your packaging needs.
The skilled and committed Helvetia employees will support you with knowledge as well as with passion to being able to offer your customers a perfectly packaged beverage. Helvetia service includes fine-tuning of appearance of your cans, determining the appropriate internal lacquer, a reliable on-time delivery of your orders and optimisation of and guidance during the filling process in your plant by our Customer Technical Service. Our mind is set on quality without compromise.
Plant Manager: Hamed Mir Mohammadi: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sales Manager: Corrado Giorgetti: email@example.com
Address: Zum Geisberg 4, 66740 Saarlouis, Germany
The IMDPA is a non-profit membership corporation composed of individuals promoting the interests of lithographers, metal decorators, canmakers, designers, and trade suppliers involved in the decoration of metal products worldwide.
Address: P.O. Box 992, Sykesville, Maryland 21784, USA
Intralox is the leading conveyance solutions provider helping move the world’s most critical products.
Our extensive portfolio of technologies and services enhances food safety, powers e-commerce, and solves challenges for industries ranging from food processing to industrial manufacturing to logistics and material handling.
Address: Lemelerbergweg 31A, 1101 AH Amsterdam Z-O, The Netherlands
INX International is the leading global manufacturer of metal decorating inks in the world. As part of Sakata INX worldwide operations with full-service subsidiaries in North America, South America and Europe our global presence allows for the delivery of local service and support that is customised to the markets it serves.
Our performance-proven metal decorating inks are formulated for a full range of specialized metal package needs in conventional, UV and inkjet technologies. With chemists, engineers and software experts focused on inkjet formulations and print drive electronics, we also provide customer-driven solutions for direct-to-metal digital printing. The INX Color Perfection programme gives brand owners, designers, and metal decorators access to proven methods for accurate, reproducible, and consistent color using the first-ever colour catalogue for beverage can design.
Address: 150 North Martingale Road, Suite 700, Schaumburg, IL USA 60173
As a system supplier to the metal packaging industry, we offer complete systems for metal decorating. This includes production lines for the printing, coating and drying of metal sheets. The name Koenig & Bauer MetalPrint stands for quality, innovation and continuous further development.
Address: Wernerstr. 119-129, 70435 Stuttgart, Germany
LATAMCAN 2023 will take place in Mexico City, at the Hilton Reforma Hotel. The hotel is in the heart of Mexico City, opposite Alameda Central park and just 650 meters from the Palacio de Bellas Artes.
Metal Packaging Europe gives Europe’s rigid metal packaging industry a unified voice, by bringing together manufacturers, suppliers, and national associations.
We represent the industry’s views and voice opinions so that stakeholders understand how metal packaging contributes to the Circular Economy.
Address: Av. des Arts 41, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium
METPACK – THE WORLD’S LEADING TRADE FAIR FOR METAL PACKAGING
Every three years Messe Essen with METPACK becomes the most important global meeting place for the international metal packaging industry. Numerous global players present sustainable and cost-efficient solutions for the production, refinement, painting and recycling of metal packaging at the world’s leading trade fair. Metpack is the nucleus for innovation and a communication platform at the same time. The METPACK Innovation Award is also presented at every trade fair. Most recently, it went to the manufacturer of a high-performance UV LED system for curing printing inks, lacquers and adhesives on metal packaging. The absence of mercury means that there is no ozone and no undesirable radiation. As the undisputed No. 1 in the industry, METPACK impressively demonstrates the level of innovation and knowledge of today and tomorrow.
MS Can Solutions is an independent packaging consultancy, providing business, marketing, and packaging intelligence, to the packaging industry, based on experience worldwide in metal, glass, plastic and flexible packaging. Expertise in cost and value across the supply chain, technology evolution, market development and optimisation.
Headquartered in Minster, Ohio for more than 125 years, Nidec Minster Corporation is a world leader in producing high quality products, integrated systems and services to the material forming industry. For the packaging market segment, Minster products include cupping presses for two-piece beverage cans, presses for two-piece drawn and redrawn sanitary food cans, presses for high or low volume end (shell) production, and easy open end conversion presses. All Minster products are supported by a responsive Customer Service network with 27 global locations.
Address: 240 West Fifth Street, Minster, Ohio 45865 USA
Discover the future of your brand’s packaging and production journey, from concept to production.
Packaging Innovations & Empack is the UK’s essential annual event driving business and innovation across the whole packaging journey; primary packaging, secondary packaging, contract packing & fulfilment, labelling & printing and packing & processing technology.
Pneumofore is a leading supplier of centralized vacuum and compressed air systems for industrial applications worldwide. The company manufactures machines based on the Rotary Vane technology to guarantee long lasting operation, high performance and the lowest Life Cycle Cost on the market. Leading canmakers have chosen Pneumofore Rotary Vane machines for their crystal clear results: high energy savings, trouble-free operation and the low Total Cost of Ownership.
Address: Via N. Bruno 34, 100+98 Rivoli, Italy
Celebrating over 50 years of innovation, Pressco Technology Inc. has a rich history of developing solutions that improve line efficiency and assure quality for manufacturers of food & beverage packaging. With more than 8,000 systems shipped to over 80 countries, Pressco is the best choice for inspection of food and beverage cans and ends.
Address: 29200 Aurora Road, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Bottom formers, overtravel monitoring systems, floating tool packs and air bearing precision grinders make up our entire product offering. Being able to put everything we have into making these tools all they can be, has virtually eliminated downtime for our customers. Because, in the end, our success is measured completely by yours.
Address: 10301 Xylon Ave N Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55445 USA
Prime Controls, Inc., located in Dayton, Ohio USA was founded in 1992 and today, is the world’s foremost Double Metal Sheet Detector supplier, providing products and services to the can making. A Prime Controls detector has inspected virtually every food and beverage can in the world. Prime Controls is committed to the development of new products with the most advanced technology available. We value each and every one of our customers and strive to provide solutions that meet their needs.
Address: 4528 Gateway Circle, Dayton, OH 45440-1712 USA
Quality Connection is your source for quality engineered can closing and seamer machine parts. We have been providing the industry with aftermarket can closing/can seamer parts over 30 years.
With 30 years of turnkey project execution, Roeslein is an industry leader in engineering, fabrication, and installation of unitized and preassembled canmaking systems. Roeslein differentiates itself from traditional integration firms by providing complete modular solutions for project implementation to increase speed-to-market and provide a faster return on investment.
Address: 9200 Watson Road, Suite 200, St. Louis, MO 63126, USA
SARTEN started metal packaging production at its Çorlu plant on 20 March 1972, and since then has opened a number of new plants in order to meet the needs of its customers in the growing Turkish market. SARTEN currently owns 17 plants in Silivri, Gebze, Karacabey, Gemlik, Manisa, Ayvalık, and Adana..
Throughout 50 years of its business activities in the packaging industry, SARTEN has always been the pioneer of change and innovation. Silivri R&D Centre and Manisa Technology Centre, established for this purpose, continue to lead SARTEN’s efforts in the field of innovation.
SARTEN’s product portfolio features Metal and Rigid Plastic Packages, Twist caps and Easy Open Ends. Leveraging on this broad product range, the Company serves three main industries: Food, Manufacture and Cosmetics.
SARTEN operates 4 factories abroad, 2 in Bulgaria and Russia and Netherlands.
Address: Ferko Signature Büyükdere Cad. No:175/100 34394 Şişli İstanbul, Turkey
Sensory Analytics supplies highly precise and patented SpecMetrix® in-line and off-line coating thickness measurement systems. SpecMetrix In-line and ACS systems offer a better non-contact and non-destructive means to measure the absolute thickness of applied wet or dry coatings in real-time down to sub-micron levels, improving container quality and coating process control.
SpecMetrix® systems deliver more precise data to the measurement of film weight and coating thickness, including all metal packaging industry coatings and finishes.
The Sensory Building 405 Pomona Drive, Greensboro, NC 27407, US
Ska Fab has provided over 1,000 businesses with depalletisers and other specialised packaging line equipment in all 50 states, 7 provinces, and 23 countries. Far beyond the confines of craft beer, Ska Fab serves many additional markets to include coffee, tea, kombucha, water, pharmaceuticals, spice containers, soda, orange juice, and many others.
Address: 545 Turner Dr. Ste A. Durango, CO, USA 81301
Stolle is the global leader in high speed production machinery for 2-piece beverage and food cans. We offer a full line of machinery to produce cans and easy-open ends as well as the design and build of complete facilities anywhere in the world. Stolle supports our customers with manufacturing and service centers around the world providing OEM spare parts and responsive field service. As a technology leader, Stolle is constantly developing new machines and improvements to advance the appeal, quality and efficient production of metal packaging.
Address: 6949 South Potomac Street, Centennial, CO 80112-4036 USA
SLAC offers the most comprehensive and dependable can and end making lines in the industry. From Asia to America, SLAC offers the latest in cupper, shell press, and conversion press technology. The experience of industry leaders OKL, Intercan and Corima help us to deliver everything from design to assembly.
Whether you’re looking to expand and rebuild your operation or starting from scratch, SLAC is able to accomodate your needs. With more than 500 combined years of canmaking experience, SLAC delivers a total commitment to quality and service for clients around the world.
Since 1975, T.D. Wright has been dedicated to producing innovative and reliable magnetic cylinders. Its Modular Magnetic design, and precision manufacturing are combined to produce the strength and reliability of T.D. Wright products.
Its ENOC System has updated the way labels are changed, and is saving valuable time all over the world.
Address: 292 Walnut Street, St. Paul, MN 55102 USA
UTC Overseas is a well-established global logistics provider with a dedicated team of professionals that has over 30 years of shipping experience in the metal packaging and beverage market. We are the #1 freight forwarder in the canning industry and offer an integrated approach for all of your logistical needs.
Our knowledgeable team of professionals, coupled with our wide-ranging expertise in ocean, air, inland, and multimodal transport, are skilled at managing complex turnkey projects and shipping over-dimensional and containerized cargo internationally.
Address: 8704 Yates Drive Suite 200 Westminster, CO 80031 USA
VMI Can delivers the highest quality can washers, washer-ovens, wash coaters and hot water boilers for the two-piece beer, beverage and food can industry. Over the years, VMI Can has introduced new technologies that have led the way towards more economic and energy efficient washing and drying. VMI Can is your partner in designing the most cost-effective, state-of-the-art can washing lines, allowing you to achieve the lowest possible cost per can.
Address: Gelriaweg 16, 8161 RK Epe, The Netherlands
Zenith Global food and drink expertise have helped multinational and innovator companies grow faster for 30 years. Organisers of UK Water Drinks Conference, UK Soft Drinks Conference and Global Water Drinks Conference.
Address: 7 Kingsmead Square, Bath, BA1 2AB UK