Ball to sell aerosol can plants in Argentina

Argentine canmaker Envases del Plata has agreed to buy Ball Corporation’s two plants that make tinplate aerosol cans in the South American country.Ball will...

Austrian water brand extends range with Ball’s aluminium bottles

Austrian water brand Skiwater has again teamed up with Ball Corporation to present its extended organic drinks portfolio using the canmaker’s Alumi-Tek bottles.The news...

New chief executive for Oberg Industries

Oberg Industries has promoted Mark Paolillo to the role of chief executive officer to oversee the strategic direction of the business.Formerly director of sales...

Novelis teams up with Georgia Tech to launch innovation hub

Global aluminium canstock supplier Novelis has joined forces with the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) to establish a centre of innovation at the...

Del Monte Pacific to close US canneries

A number of canning plants will be closed and others sold in the US by a subsidiary of Del Monte Pacific as part of...

Innovative aluminium aerosol can is 20 per cent lighter

A lightweight aluminium aerosol can, developed by German manufacturer Tubex in conjunction with slug supplier Neuman Aluminium to make Unilever’s Dove Men & Care...

Crown opens new US graphics studio

To help North American beverage brands maximise the impact of their packaging graphics and speed product launches, Crown Beverage Packaging North America, part of...

Increasing demand for canned beer in Russia

The share of packaged beer in Russia that is sold in cans reached almost a quarter of the market last year, reports the Baltika...

Jamestrong opens third new plant for making infant formula cans

A third new canmaking facility has been inaugurated in Australia and New Zealand by Jamestrong Packaging in as many years as demand growth for...