Canned foods get top marks from students

Although most students setting off for university this month will be using canned foods, just as many are unaware of their nutritional benefits.More than...

Canned foods play a vital survival role for astronauts in space

A French astronaut has paid tribute to the vital role played by canned foods during his time on the International Space Station (ISS) this...

Craft brewers switch to cans across North America

As the switch to cans in the US craft brewing business gains momentum, three more brewers upgraded their operations this week.In Tennessee, Memphis Made...

Can’d Aid cranks up its support efforts for Hurricane Harvey victims

Can’d Aid, the foundation formed employees of Colorado (USA) craft brewer Oskar Blues, is inviting volunteers to help in the clean up operations following...

Crown gets colourfully connected at Drinktec

Beverage can printing technology that enables up to 24 different designs to be produced in a single production run has been launched this week...

Russian market targeted with new can sizes by Ball

Three new beverage can sizes have been launched by Ball Corporation at this week’s Drinktec trade show in Munich, Germany.In response to international market...
Metal packaging manufacturer Crown Holdings has outlined its new environmental sustainability goals up to 2020 in a submission to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) climate change program.

Crown confirms it is to build its third beverage can plant in Spain

A project by canmaker Crown to build a new beverage can plant in Eastern Spain, revealed in July by The Canmaker, has been confirmed...

California canned food construction helps awareness of food insecurity

To help raise awareness about food insecurity and fight global and local hunger, a massive model of the Donkey Kong video game display has...

Global dynamism

New growth markets and innovation have been spurring the take up of cans. Arthur Stupay reports While the North American canmaking market was flat-to-down in...

The hunt for the perfect nitro coffee

Minor Figures, a UK coffee start-up, has teamed up with Ardagh Group to create an innovative new coffee product: nitro cold-brew coffee in a can.  John Nutting...

A kingdom of cans

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