Toyo Ink Group to set up plant in Myanmar

A leading coatings and inks manufacturer in Japan is to set up its first facility in Myanmar.In July, Toyo Ink Group will be building...

Croatian beer labels celebrate World Cup sporting moments

To celebrate the FIFA World Cup tournament, canmaker Ball Packaging Europe worked with the Zagrebačka Brewery in Croatia to produce a series of can...

Final conversion of beverage cans in UK to aluminium

Production has been restarted at Ardagh’s plant at Rugby in the UK, following its conversion from steel to aluminium beverage cans.  The plant, which is...

Crown facilitates scanning technology for canned water

In what is claimed to be a first for the beverage industry, canmaker Crown Bevcan Europe & Middle East is launching its CrownConnect technology...

Investment in new food can line in Greece

A new canmaker has been set up in Greece to manufacture tinplate cans for dairy products and is investing in more three-piece lines to...

World Cup inspires novel can print designs

Limited-edition cans for Budweiser beer featuring the FIFA World Cup trophy and numbered cans of Coca-Cola, which enable fans to share score predictions, have...

Ardagh’s seafood cans to feature in charitable art structure

Leading canmaker Ardagh is teaming up with one of its customers, Cofisa, to donate 4,000 cans of tuna as the central installation for a competition held...

Second Showa beverage can plant in Vietnam completed

Completion of Showa’s second beverage can plant in Vietnam has been celebrated with a ceremony at the facility in Da Nang City.The new two-piece...

Cannex & Fillex 2018 Show Report part 1

Record breaker Last month’s Cannex & Fillex was the biggest canmaking industry show ever held in Asia. Printz Holman, Paul Hill and Peter Brown report...

A Khmer love affair with canned beers

One of Cambodia’s strongest beer brands has been created in just seven years using canning lines from Krones. Paul Hill reports In Cambodia, the diversified...