Crown Cork & Seal Schedules Third Quarter 2001 Earnings Conference Call

Monday, October 1, 2001

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Crown Cork & Seal Company, Inc. (NYSE: CCK; Paris Bourse) will release its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001 before trading begins on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, October 18, 2001. The Company will hold its customary conference call to discuss these results at 11 a.m. (EDT) the same day.

The dial-in numbers for the conference call are (712) 271-3877 or toll free (800) 369-2092 and the access password is "packaging." A replay of the conference call will be available for a one-week period ending at midnight on Thursday, October 25. The telephone numbers for the replay are (402) 998-0664 or toll free (888) 566-0497.

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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