Canmakers sign up to circular economy strategy

Europe’s canmakers have agreed to a new strategy covering the ‘circular economy’, which encourages greater use of infinitely recyclable metal packaging.At its annual general...

Funkin Cocktails adopts Ardagh’s Nitro Can

A new range of nitro canned cocktails is to hit UK shelves following cocktail mixer company Funkin Cocktails’s collaboration with canmaker Ardagh.Funkin has...

Tata Steel Europe fears US tariffs could hit Protact exports

Tata Steel Europe is concerned that continuing arguments over US tariffs on steel imports and the huge amount of installed capacity in the US...

High-speed two-piece food can line for Tennessee

Ball Metalpack is planning to install a new high-speed, two-piece food can line at its plant at Chestnut Hill in Tennessee, USA.The new line,...

More beverage can capacity for Baosteel in China

One of China’s biggest beverage can manufacturers, Baosteel Packaging, is planning to expand the capacity of its plant at Harbin.According to a report in...

Emission system partnership formed by Roeslein Asia

The Asia division of project engineering specialist Roeslein & Associates has formed a partnership with Wuhan Kaidi and Nestec Technology in China to enable...

Artificial intelligence improves canmaking’s sustainability

Tin and copper producer Minsur is closely tracing its metals from mine to smelter using artificial intelligence (AI) in a bid to improve the...

Play games with a can of Miller Lite beer

Beer brand Miller Lite says it has designed a gaming controller that is also a 12oz can of its US beer. The so-called cantroller...

Innovative thinking

Improved technology and flexibility are simplifying and speeding up the inspection process. Peter Brown reviews some of the latest systems

Strong demand for beverage cans

Demand for beverage cans produced by canmakers Ball and Crown have remained strong in the first quarter of 2019, as Arthur Stupay reports The first...