Ball’s proprietary Dynamark™ variable printing technology allows Ball customers to add variety (up to 12 different graphics) to their can graphics and create unique promotions that generate excitement and the sense of discovery for their consumers. And the best part – this process runs at normal production speed.
Our Alumi-Tek® bottle now allows consumers to “re-close” their beverage. From alcoholic drinks to energy mixes, consumers love the flexibility.
Laser-Incised Tabs further customize our already distinctive and beautiful packages. Ball can engrave logos, numbers, or symbols on or under beverage tabs. A small detail, but pretty cool with consumers.
Ball’s proprietary SmoothPour® end enhances every consumer’s experience by incorporating a vent tube in the opening, which allows for easy pouring and drinking. Smooth!
We manufacture over 50 billion recyclable aluminum and steel cans a year worldwide. They’re lightweight, fully recyclable, quickly chilled, easy to store, and cost-effective – no wonder they’re the package of choice in homes, stores, and vending machines around the world!
Ball’s Metal Beverage Packaging Division is the worldwide leader in aluminum packaging technology, and partnering with our customers helps keep us there.
Download: How Ball Builds Better Cans
Your craft beer is truly a labor of love and after the long hours of brewing to create that perfect taste, your packaging had better deliver the same. Your company’s name and reputation are on the line each time a consumer enjoys your beer.
Graphics Matter: Packaging and especially graphics can help to differentiate your brand with consumers. Whatever your brand is trying to say, graphics can be your brand voice.
Ball’s Eyeris technology enables photo-quality can graphics with very fine detail to make your brand stand out.
Ball’s Thermochromic ink technology makes beverage cans as changeable as a chameleon. The color of the can changes with temperature and gives your consumers a unique experience.
Unusual and all the more surprising – with every touch. Consumers are invited to a tactile experience with your brand because the special coating technology gives the surface a tangible texture.
*Source: Can Manufacturers Institute
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Cask Brewing Systems, Inc. of Canada is the supplier of small brewers and packagers worldwide. At the forefront of the development of “micro-canning” of carbonated beverages like beer, energy and soft drinks, the company services the needs of the small scale packager. Cask and Ball partner together to bring canning systems and cans to the craft brewing industry.
Over a decade ago, Ball partnered with Oskar Blues to pioneer the craft beer in cans revolution. The brewers realized that the aluminum can is the best package for their premium handcrafted beers. What’s not to love? – the can is 100% infinitely recyclable and protects beer from damaging light and oxygen better than other packages. Ball continues to help craft breweries across the country deliver their beer to consumers with the full flavors that Brewmasters intend.
Watch the 2013 Burning Can Beer Festival Video now. Great beer in a great package on a beautiful Colorado day – Jealous?
Craft beer in a can is the next step in the evolution of beer.
Chad Melis, Marketing Director,
Oskar Blues Brewery
Cans rule. They’re better for our customers, better for our beer and better for our planet.
Dave Thibodeau, President/Co-founder,
Our customers are looking for craft beer in a container that is environmentally friendly, beer-friendly and can go where they go – that’s the aluminum can.
Luke Livingston, Founder/President,
Baxter Brewing Company
Cans of beer travel lighter, chill faster and recycle more efficiently than glass. Cans are the perfect packaging for craft beers.
Peter Love, CEO, Cask Brewing Company