Can-Pack completes its acquisition of the Metalic plant in Brazil

One of Europe’s leading canmakers, Can-Pack SA, has completed the acquisition of its first beverage can plant in South America, from steelmaker Cia Siderúrgica...

Ardagh beverage can plant wins US charity recycling challenge

The beverage can plant run by Ardagh at Elk Grove Village in Illinois was overall winner in the 2016 Great American Can Roundup (GACR)...

High-definition graphics on Ardagh’s bottles support Coca-Cola campaign

A range of aluminium bottles with all-over high-definition graphics has been produced by canmaking firm Ardagh for Coca-Cola’s ‘Taste the Feeling’ marketing campaign.The impact-extruded...

Crowdfunding campaign to launch new craft beer canning line

A craft brewery in South Wales that wants to set up its own canning line has launched a crowdfunding campaign to support its expansion...

Germany recycles 90.7 percent of its steel packaging

Germany recycled 90.7 percent of steel packaging or 505,800 tonnes in 2015, up by 3 percent year-on-year, according to the ‘Recycling Balance Sheet for...
Metal packaging manufacturer Crown Holdings has outlined its new environmental sustainability goals up to 2020 in a submission to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) climate change program.

Top marks for Crown in climate change evaluation programme

Canmaking company Crown Holdings has achieved the highest ranking that can be attained for the climate change strategy outlined in its first annual CDP...

Constellium launches lightweight aluminium aerosol technology

Canmaking technology that enables the manufacture of aluminium aerosol cans that are up to 30 percent lighter than conventional impact-extruded versions is being showcased...

New canning line for brewer Camba Bavaria

Canmaking company Ardagh Group has helped German brewer Camba Bavaria in setting up its contract canning business which offers a low-batch entry point for...

Brewed in Germany

Last month’s Brau Beviale show in Germany brought together the best in canning technology and equipment, and not just for the brewing industry. Paul Gander...

It’s complicated in colour science

When measuring colour and setting a target we must define the light source very specifically, says Joe Finan of INX InternationalLast month we discussed...

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