Tariff exemption requested for aluminium canstock

The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) is urging the US Department of Commerce to exempt aluminium can sheet from any tariff or other trade action....

Ball highlights sustainability milestones

Ball Corporation has released details of the major milestones it achieved in 2016 which are tied to its previously announced sustainability priorities.In a statement,...

Longer shelf life for La Colombe’s canned ground coffee

La Colombe Coffee Roasters, the US café chain that launched Draft Latte in cans developed by Crown, has developed a new idea – ground...

Ball donates a million cans to Can’d Aid water-crisis foundation

Canmaker Ball Corporation is increasing its commitment to providing help in the wake of disasters with the donation of one million aluminium beverage cans...

Slim and sleek Coke canning expansion for Baltimore plant

New canning lines have been added at a US Coca-Cola plant in Baltimore, Maryland.The US$10 million upgrade at the 154,000 sqft facility enables it...

Former Ball chief to set up metal bottle plants

A newly-formed independent manufacturer is planning to offer lightweight aluminium bottles to brewers in Europe who are looking for more stylish containers that match...

Packaging innovation award goes to Crown’s Peelfit can

An easy-open foil-membrane-sealed can developed by Crown Food Europe has won the Gold Award in the 29th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation.Said to enhance...

Organic canned foods to be sold on-line by Amazon

Canned foods are among the organic products that will be sold through on-line retailer Amazon when it completes the acquisition of Whole Foods Market...

Exotic rum-based cocktails launched in slim cans

A range of three ready-to-serve canned cocktails has been launched in the UK by the team behind London tiki club Mahiki.The 250ml slim cans...