Asahi Breweries shrinks its secondary packaging for cans

Secondary packaging launched by Asahi Breweries for multipacks in Japan will dramatically reduce the amount of paperboard it uses, and reduce its carbon footprint. Developed...

Campbell’s consumers sing for their supper

Limited-edition versions of canned soup produced by Campbell’s feature labels with QR codes to bring music into the kitchens of home chefs. When shoppers in...

Ball breaks ground on its latest beverage can plant in Russia

Construction work has started on Ball’s latest beverage can plant in Russia, the US-based canmaker’s fourth in the country. A ground-breaking ceremony attended by local...

Rusal reports its sustainability credentials to the LME

Canstock maker Rusal is among the first in the metal industry to disclose their sustainability records to one of the world’s largest commodities markets. The...

Independent Can takes top honours at the IMDPA awards

Canmaker Independent Can Company (ICC) won the best in show award at the International Metal Decorating and Packaging Association (IMDPA) conference awards. The US-based general...

Krones fits out greenfield brewery site for Brazil’s Petrópolis

Filling equipment manufacturer Krones has installed two new canning lines for Brazilian brewery firm Petropolis Group. The lines have been built along with two glass...

Lankwitzer adds UV options to can coatings range

German coatings producer Lankwitzer Lackfabrik has diversified its range with UV-cured products for metal packaging. The Berlin-based company offers coating systems based on UV-cured, water-based,...

Resealable can end improved to suit pasteurised beverages

Key improvements to enhance the compatibility of the Click Cap resealable beverage end have been implemented by Austria-based developer Top Cap Holding. A new venting...

Ambev establishes first carbon neutral brewery in Brazil

The first large-scale carbon neutral brewery in Brazil has been unveiled by Ambev, in an initiative developed to offset 9,700 tonnes of carbon dioxide...