In the search for the right packaging for a given product, typically there is a set of pre-established or “go-to” options within the supply chain. But how often do decision-makers think outside the pre-established box of solutions? What if the best packaging option isn’t widely known or available? In the case of edible oil, new manufacturing techniques have made way for metal packaging to become the best option because of its ability to protect the technical properties of the oil while also driving commercial value and delivering a sustainable experience to consumers. This article will take a detailed look at the case for packaging oils in metal and explain the technical advantages of metal over other substrates currently available.