New Destination for All Can Information


WASHINGTON, D.C. –July 24, 2013 – The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) announces a fresh new design for, which is the interactive destination to learn everything about cans. The re-launched website includes featured CMI initiatives such as Cans: The Sustainable & Smart Solution and the Great American Can RoundUp along with an inside look at how cans are manufactured. Additionally, the historical can information displays as an interactive timeline and narrative. will continue to be a critical resource for the can manufacturing industry,” said Robert Budway, CMI’s president.  “Everything one would need to know about cans can be found with ease through the website’s improved navigation, functionality and design.”

The website,, is a robust asset about the can manufacturing industry that is both interactive and easy to navigate for CMI members, consumers, package designers, retailers and consumer packaged goods companies. The website is organized by color coded sections to allow the user to easily identify where they are within the vast information hub. Additionally, the improved homepage allows for key areas of information, featured initiatives and member companies to all be highlighted for easy access.

To view the website, please visit



Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) CMI is the national trade association of the metal can manufacturing industry and its suppliers in the United States. The can industry accounts for the annual domestic production of approximately 124 billion food, beverage and other metal cans; which employs more than 28,000 people with plants in 33 states, Puerto Rico and American Samoa; and generates about $17.8 billion in direct economic activity. Our members are committed to providing safe, nutritious and refreshing canned food and beverages to consumers. 

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