Global drinks producers continue to target canny craft brewers

Feral Brewing in Western Australia is the latest craft brewer to be snapped up by a global drinks producer.It’s been bought by Coca-Cola Amatil...

Canning expansion for award-winning Oregon craft brewer

Oregon (USA)-based craft brewer Full Sail Brewing has launched an award-winning Mexican style lager in 12oz aluminium cans with the expectation that the beer...

Cans are the key to craft brewing investment in Massachusetts

Fast growing US-based Wormtown Brewery sees aluminium cans as an increasing proportion of its packaging mix as its business grows in the region west...

Why packing tomato sauce in cans is better for nutrition

The differences in the nutritional properties of tomato sauce packed in cans and plastics bottles have been highlighted by the Stuff news website in...

Expansion for INX metal deco inks R&D facility in West Chicago

Metal decorating inks manufacturer INX International Ink Co is planning to expand its Research & Development complex in West Chicago, Illinois.When completed in July...

Can laminating firm to be acquired by Thailand’s Indorama Ventures

The film and polymer business of DuPont Teijin, which has been developing film laminating systems for use on metal cans, is to be acquired...

Heineken to present at The Canmaker Summit

Ewoud Nieuwenhuis, responsible for global sourcing of beverage cans, crown corks and aluminium bottles at Heineken will be speaking at The Canmaker Summit in...

Film shows how steel cans contribute to cutting food waste

With the European Parliament committed to halving the volume of wasted food at retail and consumer level by 2030, a film that highlights the...

Golden opportunity

San Diego is a hotspot of craft brewing where hundreds of start-ups are providing fertile ground for canning equipment suppliers to sell their wares....

Dissolved oxygen: the enemy of quality

Vermont Hard Cider is exploiting the use of membrane technology to ensure high quality and long shelf life for its canned products. John Nutting...

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