Innovative Technology.
Seamless Design.

ITW Sexton has emerged as a leading provider for the design & manufacture of metal containers for a variety of markets & applications. We are committed to supplying the highest quality products.

About Sexton

ITW Sexton is a world leader in the production of two-piece specialty aerosol cans for automotive and adhesives & sealants applications. We manufacture two-piece cans at our facility in Decatur, Alabama, and produce deep-drawn metal filter and capacitor shells in Martinsburg, West Virginia.

ITW Sexton is a division of Illinois Tool Works, a Fortune 500 company that produces engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products. ITW employs nearly 60,000 people in 825 business units and has operations in 52 countries. The company is based in Glenview, Illinois, near Chicago.


ITW Sexton pioneered the design and production of deep-drawn metal seamless containers. This leadership position enables us to offer you a wide range of standard and customized can designs for the most demanding applications.


Our industry-leading array of services complements the superior aerosol cans and filter & capacitor shells we produce. Those value-added capabilities include:

Our Engineering Division specializes in custom prototyping to ensure that every can we design is ideal for the intended application. With research & development expertise, in-house tooling capabilities and a commitment to quality exemplified by our ISO 9001: 2008 certification and lean manufacturing practices, we give you the flexibility to demand the most structurally-sound containers the market has to offer!