Supermarket chain Tesco commits to canned water

Sparkling and still water in cans with resealable ends is being stocked by the UK supermarket chain Tesco as an alternative to plastics bottles. CanO...

Drop in fruit and vegetable can demand hits US shipments

A fall in the fruit and vegetable pack in the US hit can shipments in the second quarter of the year.According to figures from...

Canned water helps firefighters in Colorado

Thousands of cans of drinking water are being shipped to firefighters who have been battling a wildfire in Colorado.It is the latest effort by...

Roeslein reorganises and names new leadership team

Roeslein & Associates, the canmaking plant project management specialist based in St Louis, USA, has changed its leadership team and introduced a new organisational...

Novelis reports ‘outstanding operational performance’

Aluminium canstock and rolled products manufacturer Novelis reported a 16 per cent rise in sales to US$3.1 billion in the first quarter of fiscal...

Roeslein launches division to provide canmaking plant lifecycle support

To ensure that Roeslein & Associates’ customer’s canmaking plants are operating at their highest efficiency, the project engineering firm has launched a Lifecycle Support...

Ardagh completes conversion of Rugby beverage can plant

Leading canmaker Ardagh Group has officially announced that it has completed the conversion of its beverage can plant at Rugby, UK, from making steel...

Ball sets bold new sustainability targets

Bold new greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets have been set by Ball Corporation, which has released its sixth biennial sustainability report.The global canmaker...

Seaside adventures

Business is booming at a UK contract beer packer since it installed a high-speed canning line last year. Nick Roseblade reports A contract beer packer...

Collateral damage

How will the recently introduced US import tariffs on metals impact the domestic economy, including the cost of packaged foods and beverages? Arthur Stupay...