An introduction to aerosol technology

The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) will be running its course 'An introduction to aerosol technology' in Sheffield, UK on 8/9 March. The two-day course...

Jamestrong installs a MetalStar 3

Australian-based Jamestrong Packaging has completed the installation of a KBA MetalStar 3 printing line at its Milperra, New South Wales, facility.The $13 million 'UV8' press...

Bell’s moves another beer into cans

US regional craft brewer Bell’s Brewery is to launch its popular Oatsmobile American Pale Ale in cans this spring. The company plans to completely...

California puts BPA packaging list online

The Californian Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has launched an online BPA database, ignoring significant representations against the move during the consultation...

Glud & Marstrand joins Empac

The Denmark-based canmaker Glud & Marstrand has joined European Metal Packaging (Empac) as a corporate member.Glud & Marstrand produces steel and aluminium cans for...

Crown offers metal closure for PET jars

Crown Holdings has introduced a new metal closure for PET containers that is said to be able to maintain a robust seal without compromising...

Lost Highway’s plan to can

US-based Lost Highway Brewing Co is to move from its current Colfax Avenue location in Denver to a new 5,600 square foot facility in...

Nampak cleared for Botswana deal

Acquisition of the manufacturing assets of the Botswana-based company Can Manufacturers by Nampak has been approved by Botswana's Competition Authority.On completion of the...

Bronze effect

The winners of Bronze awards in the Cans of the Year awards 2016 offered some brilliant innovations. John Nutting reviews them The Cans of the Year...

Measuring spaces

In this month’s column Joe Finan of INX International continues his overview on the subject of colour This month we transition from colour spectral curves...

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