While other packaging materials may offer some of the beneficial characteristics of aluminum, they can’t provide the full range of benefits of aluminum can packaging. Aluminum enables designers, engineers and manufacturers to take full advantage of a wide array of physical characteristics. It weighs less by volume than most other metals. And, aluminum is easier to handle and less expensive to ship. Aluminum also offers an unmatched combination of high strength, lighter weight and corrosion resistance.
Aluminum is also unsurpassed in shaping and decorating possibilities with exclusive shapes and formats that create added value and bring distinction to brands and their products.