MachinesIndustrySouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 3/2018 • 25.09.2018

The company was founded in Piraeus in 1926 and soon after that became one of the major players in the metal food packaging industry. Nowadays, ELSA is a big and modern metal can manufacturing company, with successful activities beyond its national borders. 

ELSA is a leading manufacturer of tinplate cans, cans for foodstuff and other goods, round-shaped drawn cans for fish and ready-to-serve meals. The company also engages in the manufacture of rectangular drawn cans (dingley) for fish products and their respective easy open ends.

“During the last few years in the international metal packaging industry there have been important investments in the technology for the production of drawn cans. Keeping pace with these market trends, ELSA has become a leader in the Greek market for drawn cans, and is gradually expanding its presence in international market as well,” say company representatives.