First high-speed D&I aerosol can line starts up in US

What is described as the first-ever high-speed D&I monobloc aerosol can line has been built and commissioned in the US for an undisclosed customer.The...

New chief executive for Canpack Group

Global canmaker and packaging manufacturer Canpack Group has appointed a new chief executive, who will also be president of Can-Pack SA.He is Roberto Villaquiran,...

Recognition for Ardagh’s lightweight mackerel cans

Canmaker Ardagh has been recognised for its latest seafood can developed for Orkla Food Norway.The decorated Hansa-shaped can has been awarded with one of...

€200 million fine for AB InBev after breaching EC anti-trust rules

Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has been fined more than €200 million (US$225m) by the European Commission (EC) for breaching EU anti-trust rules by restricting cross-border...

KHS moves into can labelling systems

German packaging system supplier KHS has launched its first can labelling system.The Innoket Neo machine is aimed at manufacturers of small batches of cans...

Merger between Tata and Thyssenkrupp to be abandoned

The proposed merger between steelmakers Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp is almost certainly to be abandoned, now that it appears that the European Commission (EC)...

Handle deposit return system proposal with care says Alupro

Concerns have been expressed by UK-based packaging recycling organisation Alupro about the deposit return system (DRS) planned for Scotland.In the DRS, the first national...

Canned flavoured water makes its debut in Russia

Flavoured water is making its debut in Russia in 250ml cans supplied by Ball Corporation.Mineral water brand Senezhskaya is targeting consumers aged between 20...

The front line of a beer revolution

Pocket-sized craft brewers are one of the fastest growing sectors using cans. Mark McCord finds out why In the cramped barrel room of a tiny South...

Dawn of a new age

By using digital decoration as the core, a leading supplier of process systems for D&I beverage can manufacturing explains how much shorter runs could...

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