Ball Unveils New Dynamic, Responsive Global Website
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BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) launched a new, redesigned website at www.ball.com, which unites its packaging and aerospace businesses as well as its global regions. The new site features a clean, eye-catching design, improved user experience, and messaging that reflects Ball's "can-do," "let's-do" and "will-do" spirit.
Based on feedback from Ball stakeholders, including customers, the site's content is designed to inspire through interesting imagery, product and program information, videos, downloads and other new features. The home page and main navigation also make it quick and easy for site visitors to access the content they want, or they can explore Ball's comprehensive solutions, including markets, capabilities, and programs.
To better serve stakeholders around the world and reflect the global reach of Ball's business, the site's region selector allows visitors to select a region – The Americas, Europe or Asia – when visiting the site for the first time. Visitors can easily navigate to other regions through the site's main navigation.
"We've designed the new Ball.com to serve as a virtual representation of what's going on at Ball and to be a hub of information for our various stakeholders," said Kathleen Pitre, vice president of communications and corporate relations. "We will continually add new content, such as features, images and videos, and the site will evolve to reflect ongoing changes to our business."
With its new look, enhanced content, improved search functionality, mobile responsiveness and easy-to-find contact information, the new Ball.com enables customers and others to better interact with Ball in real time.
About Ball Corporation
Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for beverage, food and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 15,200 people worldwide and reported 2015 sales of $8.0 billion. For more information, visit www.ball.com, or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.
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