Established in 1925, Central Can Company is one of the nation's leading producers of quality metal pails and cans, metal food containers and plastic containers. The company offers custom metal decorating, cutting and lithography services. A privately owned corporation, Central Can Company makes steel and plastic products ideal for wide-ranging applications. It manufactures steel pails, cans and food containers in various capacities and diameters. It also offers nearly five types of plastic containers, including a hybrid, all plastic with integrated handle and all plastic with ears. Central Can Company markets products to a diversified customer base that includes Fortune 500 companies and multinational corporations. The company supplies pails to major chemical companies and cans to large paint and coating manufacturers throughout North America. Based in Chicago, Central Can Company has distributors and resellers located throughout the country.