Innovative Packaging Supplier Ball Metalpack Wins New Newell Brands Business, Secures Long-Term Manufacturing Agreement

Ball Metalpack has reached a long-term agreement with Newell Brands to manufacture metal lids and rings for their Ball and Kerr brands home canning jars. This agreement represents significant ongoing business for the newly formed company.

These products are a valuable addition to the company’s existing portfolio of metal food and aerosol packaging solutions. Production will begin in 2019 at Ball Metalpack’s Ohio facilities in Canton and Columbus.

“This is an incredible opportunity and we’re proud to have reached this agreement with Newell Brands,” said Jim Peterson, CEO Ball Metalpack. “This relationship makes a lot of sense for both businesses. With our extensive expertise in metal forming and coating, and our deep understanding of the food canning process, we look forward to bringing real value to Newell Brands over the coming years.”

For more information on how Ball Metalpack can provide innovative metal food and aerosol packaging for your product, please call (303) 460-4444.

About Ball Metalpack

Ball Metalpack supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for food, personal care and household products brand owners. Ball Metalpack employs roughly 1,300 people in the United States. For more information, contact Jared Cameron at JCAMERON@BALL.COM or at 303 460-5619

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