The Cans of the Year awards, established in 1996 by The Canmaker Magazine, provide an international platform proclaiming the diversity of the metal can as a packaging medium. The winning cans will be on display again in Las Vegas at Cannex de las Americas in April 2007. Meanwhile, visit www.dscontainers.com.
DS Containers' Two-Piece Steel Can Awarded First Place in Aerosol Category
November 6, 2006
DS Containers' two-piece steel can took first place in the aerosol category at the International Cans of the Year competition held in Barcelona, Spain, in October. With no side-seam and no shoulder-seam, the innovative can features a unique application of a polymer coating to tin-free steel. The winning entry, for Faultless Starch, was made in Batavia, Ill., using proprietary technology developed by DSC's partner, Daiwa Can Company of Japan.