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Cleaning Up in a Changing Market

Can washer manufacturer Cincinnati Industrial Machinery (CIM) is also mindful of the impact of downtime on hard-pushed canmakers. The Ohio-based behemoth in the washer sector has begun marketing an Automatic Quick Adjustment product that enables the speedy switch for its can washers to accommodate different container sizes....
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Food Steel Cans Manufacturing Notable Differences to Aluminum Beverage Cans

The recent growth of the beverage can business in the US and around the world is well known. Aluminum cans are displacing other forms of beverage packaging, and the recent uptick in grocery store sales (vs. restaurants) due to the pandemic has also boosted the growth of beverage cans...
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The Process and Value of Beverage Can Washers

The beverage can washer has been an essential part of 2-piece beverage and food can manufacturing since the early 1960’s. Many innovations have taken place since the days when aluminum beverage cans were made from soaped aluminum slugs, and can washers used kerosene to clean them. Now, as well as in the very early days when “high speed” lines ran an amazing 125 cans per minute, a washer is positioned between the body makers and the decorator...
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