Printing on Metal and Aluminum Cans

Industrial Coding and Marking Solutions for Metal and Aluminum Can Printing

Aluminum canning operations are among the fastest packaging lines in the world and require specialized equipment. Metal cans are widely used with shelf-stable foods and when products require retorting, specialized color-change inks serve as a visual quality control indicator that the products have successfully completed the process.

Videojet offers printing solutions to match the demands of these applications, including ultra high speed printer options. Coupled with a comprehensive range of high speed and thermochromic inks, Videojet brings over 40 years of canning application expertise to our customers. In addition, high powered fiber lasers offer unique mark options for specific metal canning applications.

  • Thermochromic ink on metal can
  • Laser mark on aluminum can
  • Printed date code on metal can
  • Printed date code on aluminum can
  • Thermochromic ink on metal can
  • Laser mark on aluminum can
  • Printed date code on metal can
  • Printed date code on aluminum can

Suggested Solutions for Aluminum Can Printing



Additional Resources for Printing on Aluminum Cans


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"It's been great so far and we expect it to be great for a long time...We are putting in a can line now and we are in the process of buying another Videojet machine to code our cans."

-Brewery Production Manager,
Sprecher Brewing Company