Crown Cork & Seal Schedules Second Quarter 2001 Earnings Conference Call

Monday, July 9, 2001

PHILADELPHIA, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Crown Cork & Seal Company, Inc. (NYSE: CCK; Paris Bourse) will release its earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2001 before trading begins on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, July 19, 2001. The Company will hold its customary conference call to discuss these results at 11 a.m. (ET) the same day.

To join the conference call, dial toll-free 800-553-0318. International callers should dial 612-332-0718 and be prepared to state your name, affiliation and the Company's conference title, which is "Crown Cork & Seal 2nd Quarter Earnings". A replay of the conference call will be available for a one-week period ending at midnight on Thursday, July 26. The telephone numbers for the replay are 320-365-3844 or toll free 800-475-6701 and the access passcode is 594420.

Crown Cork & Seal is the leading supplier of packaging products to consumer marketing companies around the world. World headquarters are located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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