Posted on October 13, 2015
San Miguel Corporation (SMC) announced that its packaging business, San Miguel Yamamura Packaging Corporation (SMYPC), has entered into a partnership with Can-Pack S.A. for its 2-piece aluminium can manufacturing business.
Based in Poland, the Can Pack Group (CPG) is a major player in the global packaging industry with revenues exceeding US $1.4 billion and operations established in Poland, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Ukraine, United Kingdom as well as in Egypt, India, Morocco and United Arab Emirates.
The joint-venture company shall be named “Can Asia, Inc”. This strategic partnership will further modernize SMYPC’s aluminium can business while utilizing the know-how and technologies of CPG. It also aims to introduce various aluminum can packaging formats to the growing market In the Philippines and the Asia Pacific region.